Albuquerque, NM – On June 1st, Attorney General Raúl Torrez filed a lawsuit against major manufacturers around the country, such as 3M and DuPont, for…
Washington, D.C. – On June 2nd, Secretary Haaland and the Biden-Harris administration announced protections for the lands and cultural resources in the Greater Chaco region…
The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is considering a transformational change to how they manage public lands. The agency’s Conservation and Landscape Health Proposed Rule…
The passage of SB 53, Storage of Certain Radioactive Waste, marked a significant step forward in New Mexico determining its own nuclear future.
Holtec Permit Issued
May 11, 2023
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) issued a license yesterday to Holtec International to construct and operate a so-called “interim” storage facility in Lea County for high-level nuclear waste from commercial production sites nationwide.
A History of Earth Day
April 19, 2023
As we celebrate the 53rd Earth Day this year, we reflect on how this celebration came about and what it means, so many years after its inception.
WIPP Recertification Public Comment Period
March 28, 2023
How do you feel about nuclear waste storage in New Mexico? Now’s your chance to speak up! The WIPP (Waste Isolation Pilot Plant) permit is…
Protect the Caja del Rio
March 15, 2023
New Mexico has the least amount of protected lands in the West, but we have a vast landscape filled with remarkable biodiversity and cultural significance. Just to the west of Santa Fe, perched between mountain ranges, bordered by cottonwood-laced waterways, and filled with the rich heritage and traditions of its native peoples, the Caja del Rio Plateau is a jewel in a state filled with natural treasures.
Support the Land of Enchantment Legacy Fund
February 7, 2023
Legislators have a once-in-a-generation opportunity to protect New Mexico communities from wildfire, flood and drought, safeguard our water supplies for urban and rural areas, support…
Join us for Public Lands, Water, and Wildlife Day at the Roundhouse on February 9th
February 2, 2023
Join us for Public Lands, Water, and Wildlife Day at the Roundhouse on February 9th, from 9:00 am until 2:00 pm. RSVP here. Signup for…