New Mexico
Environment Department

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

Air Quality Bureau

Planning Section FAQs

We receive varied questions about many topics. The Planning Section of the Air Quality Bureau works to create pollution mitigation plans for areas with pollution issues, helps facilities calculate and report their emission inventories, models dispersion of air pollutants for particular sources, helps small businesses with questions and procedures, and maintains State rules for compliance with federal regulations. The most common question categories are listed below. Click on a link to get more information.

Doña Ana County Air Quality Issues

Dust and Dust Control

Emission Inventory

Idling Vehicles Emissions


Regional Haze

Regulation Changes

Small Business Environmental Assistance Program

Smoke Management