University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Eric P. Perramond

Eric Perramond is a human-environment geographer and a political ecologist in the Environmental and the Southwest Studies programs at Colorado College. His most recent work is "Unsettled Waters: Rights, Law and Identity in the American West." His work focused on the dynamics of private cattle ranching in northern Mexico.


Scheduled events:
Our Virtuous Water
How has water defined and shaped America? From the changing water cycle to water right disputes, experts will discuss the vital role water plays in our lives and inspire us to find solutions to conserve it.

National Parks Experience (Seats 146)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 2, 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Nature / Environment / Outdoor Adventure
Signing area: Sales & Signing Area - National Parks (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Martin Doyle, Eric Perramond, Sandra Postel
Moderator: Holly Richter

Unsettled Waters: Rights, Law and Identity in the American West
Nature / Environment / Outdoor Adventure
University of California Press
October 2018
ISBN 9780520299368
248 pages
$34.95, INSTORE
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"In the American West, water adjudication lawsuits are adversarial, expensive, and lengthy. More/less

Political Ecologies of Cattle Ranching
Nature / Environment / Outdoor Adventure
The University of Arizona Press
April 2010
ISBN 9780816527212
259 pages
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"In this study of the Rio Sonora region of northern Mexico, where ranchers own anywhere from several hundred to tens of thousands of acres, Eric Perramond evaluates management techniques, labor expenditures, gender roles, and decision making on private ranches of varying size. More/less

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Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

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Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
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Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation

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