Oscar Romo

Environmental engineer Oscar Romo is a professor at UCSD, Urban Studies and Planning Program in San Diego, and the watershed coordinator in Los Laureles Canyon, Tijuana, where he addresses the environmental challenges in a canyon that is home to 65,000 people and spills into the sensitive wetlands of the Tijuana Estuary in California.

LA FRONTERA: Artists along the US Mexican Border

Links to Oscar Romo’s work:

Homepage of his organization Alter Terra: http://alterterra.org

About the Los Laureles Canyon (photos below) and the border region in Tijuana/San Diego: http://www.ucsd.tv/loslaureles/

Environentalist Oscar Romo, overlooking the U.S. – Mexico border between Tijuana and Playas de Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico.


All photos and video © Stefan Falke /

www.stefanfalke.com     borderartists.com

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