The middle Rio Grande : its ecology and management / Jeffery C. Whitney -- Riverine settlement in the evolution of prehistoric land-use systems in the middle Rio Grande Valley, New Mexico / Joseph A. Tainter and Bonnie Bagley Tainter -- Human impacts on riparian ecosystems of the middle Rio Grande Valley during historic times / Frank E. Wozniak -- A preliminary riparian/wetland vegetation community classification of the upper and middle Rio Grande watersheds in New Mexico / Paula Durkin, Esteban Muldavin, Mike Bradley, and Stacey E. Carr -- Riparian habitat change along the Isleta-Belen reach of the Rio Grande / Joanne Mount, William Krausman, and Deborah M. Finch -- Avian community composition and habitat importance in the Rio Grande corridor of New Mexico / David A. Leal, Raymond A. Meyer, and Bruce C. Thompson -- Research and management of soil, plant, animal, and human resources in the middle Rio Grande Basin / Deborah M. Finch -- Landbird species composition and relative abundance during migration along the Rio Grande / Wang Yong and Deborah M. Finch -- The potential for implementing partial restoration of the middle Rio Grande ecosystem / Clifford S. Crawford, Lisa M. Ellis, Manuel C. Molles Jr., and H. Maurice Valett -- Panel: Rio Grande restoration : future directions / moderated by Deborah M. Finch. Introductory comments / Deborah M. Finch ; Letter / by Senator Pete V. Domenici ; Restoration of the middle Rio Grande ecosystem and the Bosque Biological Management Plan / Jeffery C. Whitney ; Just add water! / Steve Harris ; People reclaiming rivers : Amigos Bravos / Brian Shields ; How much can the basin hold? / Clifford S. Crawford -- Spatial relationships among lightning, precipitation and vegetative cover in watersheds of the Rio Puerco Basin : an introduction / Deborah Ulinski Potter and Susan M. Gorman -- Flow of water and sediments through southwestern riparian systems / Leonard F. DeBano, Peter F. Ffolliott, and Kenneth N. Brooks -- Effects of grazing on nutrient retention in a headwater stream of the Rio Puerco Basin / Mark A. Sewards and H. Maurice Valett -- Geomorphlc response of a montane riparian habitat to interactions of ungulates, vegetation, and hydrology / Daniel G. Neary and Alvin L. Medina -- Willow establishment in relation to cattle grazing on an eastern Oregon stream / Nancy L. Shaw and Warren P. Clary -- Insects of the riparian / Terrence J. Rogers -- Distribution of Rio Grande cutthroat trout and its co-occurrence with the Rio Grande sucker and Rio Grande chub on the Carson and Santa Fe national forests / Bob Calamusso and John N. Rinne -- Bat species using water sources in pinyon-juniper woodlands / Alice Chung-MacCoubrey -- Summer bird/vegetation associations in tamarisk and native habitat along the Pecos River, southeastern New Mexico / M.F. Livingston and S.D. Schemnitz -- The influence of prehistoric Anasazi cobble-mulch agricultural features of northern Rio Grande landscapes / Richard D. Periman -- Historic land use and grazing patterns in northern New Mexico / Carol Raish -- Tribal experiences and lessons learned in riparian ecosystem restoration / Ronald K. Miller, James E. Enote, and Cameron L. Martinez -- Rio Grande Basin Consortium : mission, goals, and activities / Deborah A. Potter and Deborah M. Finch -- Rio Grande Valley State Park maintenance, improvements, and developments / Tony Barron -- The citizen volunteer / Richard Becker -- Riparian wetlands and visitor use management in Big Bend National Park, Texas / C.M. Fleming, S.H. Kunkle, and M.D. Flora -- The Arizona Riparian Area Advisory Committee : an experience in defining desired conditions / K.E. Randall -- Cooperative management of riparian forest habitats to maintain biological quality and ecosystem integrity / David Deardorff and Kathryn Wadsworth -- Public involvement and consensus building in the Verde River Watershed in central Arizona / Tom Bonomo -- Panel: People and riparian ecosystems : past, present, and future / moderated by Richard D. Periman and Carol Raish. Introductory comments / Richard D. Periman ; History and use by ethnic groups / Frank E. Wozniak ; Endangered species in riparian systems of the American West / David S. Brookshire, Michael McKee, and Christian Schmidt ; Current and future recreational issues / Tony Barron ; Concluding comments / Carol Raish -- Albuquerque constructed wetlands pilot project : summary and status of City of Albuquerque project, September 1995 / Steven Glass, Joan Thullen, Jim Sartoris, and Rick Roline -- Riparian restoration of Seänorito Canyon, a tributary of the Rio Puerco / Dwain W. Vincent -- Using simple structures for flow dispersion in wet meadow restoration / Bill Zeedyk, Benjamin Romero, and Steven K. Albert -- Restoration guidelines for riparian areas using dormant stock "pole" cuttings / Tony Barron -- Restoring native riparian vegetation / Debbie Hughes -- Mitigation in riparian areas : questions, concerns and recommendations / Tony Barron -- Reducing impacts of brood parasitism by brown-headed cowbirds on riparian-nesting migratory songbirds / Sara H. Schweitzer, Deborah M. Finch, and David M. Leslie Jr. -- The riparian species recovery plan : a status report / Steven M. Chambers -- Effects of livestock management on southwestern riparian ecosystems / David J. Krueper -- Desirable functional processes : a conceptual approach for evaluating ecological condition / Alvin L. Medina, Malchus B. Baker Jr., and Daniel G. Neary -- Ecological condition of the east fork of the Gila River and selected tributaries : Gila National Forest, New Mexico / Robert D. Ohmart -- Channel bed particle size distribution procedure used to evaluate watershed cumulative effects for range permit re-issuance on the Santa Fe National Forest / Bruce Sims, Jim Piatt, Lee Johnson, Carol Purchase and John Phillips -- GIS applications in riparian management / Carrie Christman, Douglas W. Shaw, Charles L. Spann, and Penny Luehring -- Native aquatic plants and ecological condition of southwestern wetlands and riparian areas / Alvin L. Medina -- Desired future condition : fish habitat in southwestern riparian-stream habitats / John N. Rinne -- Management plan for the Rio Cebolla watershed Sandoval County and Rio Arriba County, New Mexico / Noreen A. Breeding -- Discussion of future cooperative actions and closing remarks / Patricia L. Pettit.