Mesalands Community College Students Receives Water Research Money

By Sheryl Proctor

Published 06/12 2014 04:55PM

Updated 06/12 2014 05:22PM

TUCUMCARI -- A New Mexico College is selected to help with major water research.

Mesalands Community College in Tucumcari was one of three colleges selected in that state.

It's a collaborative program for New Mexico, Idaho, and Nevada.

Nikki Vazquez, a wind energy technology graduate, and Gretchen Gurtler, a faculty member, will both help with research.

They will receive scholarship money to help fund the research.

Their researching at the Conchas Dam.

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