New Mexico
Environment Department

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

Water Quality Control Commission

Water Quality Control Commission

Next Meeting:

The Febraury 11, 2020 regularly scheduled meeting has been canceled due to a lack of business. The next regularly scheduled meeting for the Water Quality Control Commission will be held on Tuesday, March 10, 2020.  A PDF of the agenda can be found here at least ten days before the meeting. Please check back frequently for the latest updates or additions.

When: 3/10/2020, 9:00 am

Where: Harold Runnels Building

Room: Runnels Auditorium

1190 St. Francis Drive

Santa Fe, NM 87505

Agenda: A PDF version of the Agenda can be found here at least ten days before the hearing.


The following items are for discussion and possible action:



Please check back frequently for the latest additions or changes.  

All WQCC meetings are open to the public. During meetings, upon the direction of the Commission Chair, there will be time available for public comment on agenda items and on items not on the agenda. 

If you are an individual with a disability who needs a reader, amplifier, qualified sign language interpreter, or any other form of ancillary 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 505.827.2428 or Public documents can be provided in various accessible formats. Contact Cody Barnes if accessible format is needed.


Active WQCC Matters

WQCC 19-03 (R) In the Matter of: Proposed Amendments to Surface Water Quality Standards for San Isidro Arroyo and Tributaries 20.6.4 NMAC
WQCC 19-30 (A) In the Matter of: Petition to Approve Partial Abatement Completion Report for Former Fox and Associate Site
WQCC 19-46 (R) In the Matter of Proposed Amendments to 20.6.4 NMAC Establishing a Nutrient Temporary Standard

For other WQCC cases click here.