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(505) 827-2855 MAIN // 1-800-219-6157 (toll free)
Environmental Emergencies:
505-827-9329 (24 hrs)

New Mexico
Environment Department

Current NEWS Releases:

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Popular Public Notices:

Revisions to Ground and Surface Water Protection Regulations

The Ground Water Quality Bureau will be proposing revisions to the WQCC regulation for Ground and Surface Water Protection (20.6.2 NMAC) in Fall 2016. If you would like to receive updates on this process please contact Steve Huddleson, manager of the Pollution Prevention Section, at (505) 827-2936.

Governor Susana Martinez Announces River Stewardship Program Request for Proposals [May 22, 2014 Public Notice ]

Surface Water Quality BureauDraft TMDL Released for 30-Day Public Comment Period (Deadline: July 22, 2014)

Surface Water Quality BureauDraft CWA §303(d)/§305(b) Integrated List & Report Released for 45-Day Public Comment Period (Deadline: July 14, 2014).

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Upcoming Public Meetings:

April 21, 2016 – Gold King Mine Spill Citizens’ Advisory Committee Meeting on Monday 4/25

April 13, 2016 – State and Federal Trustees to Hold Public Meeting Wednesday, April 27th for Restoration of Natural Resources  

If you are an individual with a disability who needs a reader, amplifier, qualified sign language interpreter, or any other form of auxiliary aid or service to attend or participate in the hearing or meeting, contact Pam Castañeda at least ten days prior to the meeting or as soon as possible at 505.827.2425 or  Public documents can be provided in various accessible formats. Contact Pam Castañeda if accessible format is needed.


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Media Contact

Allison Majure

Communications Director

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Tel. (505) 827-0314

Environmental Complaints

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