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NMED secretary: PFAS drinking water standards are a start, but not a silver bullet for addressing the contamination

New Mexico Environment Department Secretary James Kenney compared the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s proposed drinking water standards for PFAS to […]

Environmental advocacy groups decry SCOTUS Clean Water Act ruling

Environmental advocacy groups say that a U.S. Supreme Court ruling weakening the Clean Water Act will put waters throughout the […]

ECECD will soon see a nearly 68 percent increase in funding

On July 1, a constitutional amendment to increase the distribution from the Land Grant Permanent Fund t toward educating the […]

Santa Fe Roundhouse

LFC reports $3.1 billion in outstanding capital outlay funds

A legislative report found about $3.1 billion in unused capital outlay funds for FY23’s third quarter.  This is according to […]

As climate changes, researchers develop a new metric for evaluating water available from snowpack

Throughout the western United States, communities rely on the storage of water in mountain snowpack to feed the rivers and […]