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Superfund Oversight


The Superfund Oversight Section (SOS)
  • conducts site assesments of inactive hazardous waste sites to evaluate them for potential action under Superfund (CERCLA).
  • regulatory staff work closely with EPA Region 6 personnel in Dallas, TX

Useful resources:

SEMS (CERCLIS) - Superfund Enterprise Management System (EPA)

ATSDR - Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (CDC)

IRIS - Intergrated Risk Information System (EPA)

ENVIROFACTS - Search multiple Federal environmental databases

Well Drilling, Española, NM

Removal Action, Silver City, NM


There are currently 16 listed Superfund sites, and 4 deleted sites in New Mexico which are in various stages of investigation and remediation.

Information on the Grants Mining District

Information on the Homestake Mining Company Superfund Site

Superfund Staff

Mark Garman (Program Manager) 505 827-2903
Steve Jetter 505 827-0072
Martyne Kieling 505-827-2340
Sarah (Maggie) Ogden 505-827-2933
Angelo Ortelli 505 827-2866
Allan Pasteris 505 827-0039
Sabino Rivera 505 827-0387
Julian Silva 505 827-2911
Well House, Grants Mining District, NM
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