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Mason engineering students traveled to Peru in 2010 to help a small, mountain village with its water storage needs.
February 21, 2012
Mason doctoral student Ryan Valdez has been traveling to the African country for a number of years to study the ecological response of group ranching there. He aims to prove that if neighboring ranches removed the fences between their properties, wildlife conservation would benefit.