news releases

Statement on Texas earthquake felt in southeastern New Mexico

Santa Fe – Just before midnight on Thursday September 2nd, a magnitude 4.2 earthquake occurred in Texas that was felt in southeastern New Mexico, including Carlsbad. The Carlsbad Brine Well remediation project has extensive seismic monitoring systems that detected the activity; the Brine Well cavern pressure did not decline and remains stable. The Energy, Minerals and Natural Resources Department is monitoring the situation closely.

More Releases

The New Mexico News Network is a service of the New Mexico Broadcasters Association. 

Latest News

Latest Releases