This year’s Fur Fest on Aug. 6 will kick off with $50,000 in matching funds thanks to dozens of donors with Espanola Humane, festival organizers say.
UNM School of Law Students Visit Española Superfund Site Questioning Status Of Clean Up And Contamination
Law students are calling into questions the EPA’s conclusion, “…that there is currently no known human exposure to contaminated ground water.”
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – October 30, 2019 UNM Law Students “On the Bus” for Environmental Justice in Northern New Mexico On Friday, November 1, 2019, a group of some 30 students and faculty members from the University of New Mexico (UNM) School of Law will embark on a day of experiential learning in northern New Mexico. […]
This morning’s view from the Santa Clara Travel Center shows a hazy, smoke filled valley with the Truchas Peaks in the distance.
Udall, Heinrich Announce Millions for Tribal Prevention Programs U.S. Sens. Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich announced that several New Mexico Tribes and organizations will be receiving a total of $4.39 million over five years to prevent suicide, fight drug abuse and combat domestic violence through the Indian Health Service’s Methamphetamine and Suicide Prevention Initiative (MSPI) and Domestic Violence […]
$2 Million Grant Awarded For Native American Schools On Friday, U.S. Senators. Tom Udall and Martin Heinrich and U.S. Representatives. Steve Pearce, Ben Ray Luján and Michelle Lujan Grisham welcomed news that the Native American Community Academy (NACA) Foundation is receiving a highly competitive $2 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education to launch and maintain five schools in New Mexico Native […]
Senator Martin Heinrich Checks Out Flood Damage At Santa Clara Canyon: Federal Funding To Help Mitigate Damage
U.S. Senator Martin Heinrich spent Thursday, July 2 taking a first-hand look at flood damage to the iconic Santa Clara Canyon as a result of heavy floods caused by disastrous Las Conchas Fire. With no vegetation to hold back and absorb heavy rainfall, the water ran down the Canyon unabated. Read on to see photos from the tour and hear teh Senator’s impressions and actions.