our mission

To conserve birds and their habitats across the Río Grande Joint Venture region of the U.S. and Mexico


People work together to conserve ecosystems


Ecosystems support people, birds, and other wildlife


Many bird species are in decline and need our help


The Rio Grande Joint Venture brings people together across three Bird Conservation Regions to conserve ecosystems that support thriving and diverse communities of birds, other wildlife, and people.

Latest News & Announcements

  • STX GRIP Program OPEN for 2024 Enrollment

    The South Texas Grassland Restoration Incentive program is now open for enrollment in 2024!! Read more in the press release or the STX GRIP factsheet. To enroll or for more information, please refer to the technical assistance providers listed on . . . Read More

  • Laguna de Santiaguillo

    The Rio Grande Joint Venture management board, staff, and guests enjoyed a field trip to Laguna de Santiaguillo during the August board meeting and learned a lot about this very important wetland in the state of Durango, MX. Both Ducks Unlimited . . . Read More

  • RGJV in the Process of Designing Project Tracking Tool

    During the Rio Grande Joint Venture Board Meeting in Durango, Mexico, Science Coordinator Rebekah Rylander presented a rough draft of a project tracking tool that was created using Esri-based online applications. The goal of the project tracking . . . Read More