Mission Statement


Recognizing that human and environmental systems are inseparable and interdependent, Gila Resources Information Project pursues two goals: 1. To protect and nurture human communities by safeguarding the natural resources that sustain us all; 2. To safeguard natural resources by facilitating informed public participation in resource use decisions. Gila Resources Information Project (GRIP) was incorporated as […]

Meet the Board & Staff


Back row  from left to right: Dutch Salmon, Sally Smith, Jesse Franklin-Owens, Michael Berman, David Rose, Harry Browne. Front row, left to right: former VISTA Claire Catlett, Allyson Siwik. BOARD MEMBERS Sally Smith – President Jesse Franklin – Owens, Vice-President Harry Browne – Secretary/Treasurer Michael Berman – “GRIP Board Member Berman Awarded Guggenheim.” Read More Michael Berman’s Book Gila: […]


GG 2016

This Saturday, May 14, 2016 is the day to Give Grandly! Give Local! and support GRIP’s mission to promote community health by protecting our environment and natural resources here in southwest New Mexico. Please join us Saturday, May 14th for Give Grandly! Give Local!, a national Day of Giving organized by the Grant County Community Foundation.  You can give online […]

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Gila Resources Information Project

305A North Cooper Street
Silver City, NM 88061

phone/fax 575.538.8078
email: grip at gilaresources.info

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