New Mexico
Environment Department

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


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Nov 21, 2019

Climate Change Task Force report to Governor released

Se da a conocer el informe del Grupo de Trabajo sobre el Cambio Climático a la Gobernadora

Nov 08, 2019

Agreement marks first major step toward remediating legacy uranium mining contamination at San Mateo Creek Basin

El acuerdo marca el primer paso importante hacia la remediación de la contaminación minera de uranio heredada en San Mateo Creek Basin

Nov 04, 2019

Environment Department issues Notices of Violation to two Permian Basin oil and gas producers for air quality regulatory violations

El Departamento de Medio Ambiente emite avisos de infracción a dos productores de petróleo y gas de la Cuenca Pérmica por infracciones regulatorias de la calidad del aire

Oct 31, 2019

Environment Department releases map displaying non-compliant liquid waste system operators in the Permian Basin 

El Departamento de Medio Ambiente publica un mapa que muestra a los operadores de sistemas de residuos líquidos no conformes en la Cuenca Pérmica

Oct 29, 2019

Environment Department reaches settlement with Albuquerque facility over hazardous waste violations

El Departamento de Medio Ambiente llega a un acuerdo con las instalaciones de Albuquerque por violaciones de residuos peligrosos

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Below are links to several Public Involvement Plans for remediation of releases from petroleum storage tanks. Click on the link for each site and address you’re interested in, and you can read part of the plan online or download the entire plan.

Former Y Station 721 Commerce Way Clovis, New Mexico
Climate Roofing, 2700 Isleta Blvd SW, Albuquerque
Chevron Isleta, 3401 Isleta Blvd SW, Albuquerque
A Market Place, 1536 E River Rd, Belen
Yocums Texaco, 1823 E Tucumcari Blvd, Tucumcari


Notice of Adoption of Final Rule 20.5.123 NMAC


Solid Waste Bureau Public Notice Page

Surface Water Quality Bureau Public notice Page

Air Quality Bureau Public Notices of Permitting Actions Page

Drinking Water Bureau Announcements and Public Notices Page

Ground Water Quality Bureau Public Notices Page

Radiation Control Bureau Public Notice Page

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Air Quality Bureau Public Notices of Permitting Actions Page

Solid Waste Bureau Public Hearings and Meetings Page

Drinking Water Bureau Announcements and Public Notices Page

Ground Water Quality Bureau Public Notices Page

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 Cody Barnes 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 Cody Barnes if accessible format is needed.

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NMED’s communications office issues press releases, public notices, critical alerts, and other timely information to the media and general public. Use the links below. Check out our monthly calendar. And subscribe to one, or many, NMED Email Newsletters.

Media Contact

Maddy Hayden

Tel. (505) 827-0314

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Non-Employee Discrimination Complaints

NMED does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, age or sex in the administration of its programs or activities. To learn more, or file a complaint, go to The Non-Employee Discrimination Complaint Page.

Quejas por Discriminación de No Empleados

NMED no discrimina por motivos de raza, color, origen nacional, discapacidad, edad o sexo en la administración de sus programas o actividades. Para obtener más información o para presentar una queja, visite: The Non-Employee Discrimination Complaint Page.

EPA and NMED Informal Resolution Agreement No. 09R-02-R6: Public Participation, Limited English Proficiency, and Non-Employee Disability Policies 

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We are dedicated public servants, protecting and restoring the environment, fostering a healthy and prosperous New Mexico! On a daily basis, every @NMEnvDep public servant contributes to this mission. We are individuals making a difference for New Mexico. Every employee is NMED.