natural resources

Lawyers spar over high-profile New Mexico pollution case

85 Views   A judge heard arguments on Friday on whether a high-profile environmental lawsuit brought on by the Center of Biological Diversity, WildEarth Guardians and several frontline Native American communities should go to trial.

This new proposal for Colorado River sharing prioritizes the environment

85 Views   A coalition of environmental groups is proposing a new set of rules for managing the Colorado River after 2026, when the current guidelines expire. Their proposal, which aims to weave environmental protections into river management policy, comes amid heated negotiations about how the shrinking river should be shared in the

Mysterious Haul: Tanker trucks on the New Mexico prairie trigger investigation

209 Views ¬†¬†SANTA FE COUNTY, N.M.¬†(KRQE) ‚Äď There is trouble brewing on the prairie in Santa Fe County‚Äôs sprawling rangeland north of Moriarity.¬†The issue that landed a prominent New Mexican in hot water isn‚Äôt apparent to the casual observer, but when state officials caught wind of what was happening there,

Geothermal produces renewable energy “24/7 365”

147 Views   Among the ample sunlight and wind that New Mexico receives, there’s another renewable resource that the state has in abundance, and the Senate Conservation Committee showed unanimous support for its utilization.