Francisco José Muñoz, expert on birds of Nicaragua and author of A Guide to the Birds of Nicaragua/ Una Guía de Aves, visited Minnesota this spring to promote bird tourism and his book. Project Minnesota/León is pleased to share his report about his successful visit.
Water Commission Reaches Agreement with Neighboring Water Board
People who live in the rural community of San Carlos, about five miles from León, are concerned about diminishing access to potable water. Wells have been drying up during the past few years of drought, which residents fear is reducing the water table. Furthermore, most well water is contaminated.
Rural households draw their water from local wells with no guarantee that the water supply will be adequate or safe.