Bruce Thomson

Bruce is a Regent’s Professor in the Department of Civil Engineering at the UNM and is Director of the UNM Water Resources Program. He has a BS degree in civil engineering from the University of California at Davis, and MS and PhD degrees in environmental science and engineering from Rice University. His recent research has included projects on water resources of New Mexico, water reuse and treatment, and salt recovery from desalination concentrates. He has recently completed a book chapter titled “Water Resources of New Mexico” that summarizes surface and groundwater resources, water quality issues, and water uses in the state. Bruce has served on numerous federal, state, and local committees involved with management and protection of water resources and is a member of the Board of Directors of the Albuquerque Metropolitan Arroyo Flood Control Authority (AMAFCA). He is a licensed Professional Engineer in the State of New Mexico.

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