2013

GMCR Earth Matters: Enironmental Issues – 2014 Preview

This just in from Earth Matters, a program of Gila Mimbres Community Radio. Listen to Earth Matters’ Enironmental Issues – 2014 Preview  today! This installment presents a preview of the major environmental issues and events for 2014 and features the three producers of Earth Matters – Allyson Siwik / Executive Director of both Gila Resources Information Project and Gila Conservation […]

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GMCR Earth Matters: Alicia Edwards on the Volunteer Center

This just in from Earth Matters, a program of Gila Mimbres Community Radio. Listen to Earth Matters’ Alicia Edwards on the Volunteer Center today! In this edition of Earth Matters, Allyson Siwik interviews Alicia Edwards, Executive Director of The Volunteer Center on Hunger and Food Security in Grant County. It’s shocking to learn that in our country – the richest nation […]

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Grant County Trails Guide Available Online

Grant County Trails Group’s Trails of Grant County Walking/Hiking Guide features some of the easiest, most accessible and best loved trails and walking areas in both Silver City and in the Mining District (Bayard and Santa Clara). Also, Grant County Trails Group has produced Trails of Grant County, a film that features local Grant County trails enthusiasts out and about on […]

Fall 2013 Get A GRIP Newsletter Now Online!

Get A GRIP Fall 2013 Newsletter is now available online! Features stories on AWSA and the Gila River, GRIP’s Copper Rules Appeal, AML’s Boston Hill Project, Sally Smith’s Retirement, Gila River Festival, and more! Find the online and downloadable version of the newsletter here, at Fall_2013_Get_A_GRIP. Below are the individual pages for the Fall Get A […]

Conservation Groups Appeal Martinez Administration Copper Rules

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, October 10, 2013 CONSERVATION GROUPS APPEAL MARTINEZ ADMINISTRATION COPPER RULE  SANTA FE, N.M. — Today an appeal of the New Mexico Water Quality Control Commission’s (WQCC) adoption of copper mining groundwater regulations was filed by Gila Resources Information Project (GRIP) and Turner Ranch Properties, L.P., represented by New Mexico Environmental Law Center […]

SIGN THE PETITION: Tell Governor Martinez to Protect NM’s Water!

TAKE ACTION: TELL GOVERNOR MARTINEZ TO PROTECT NEW MEXICO’S WATER NOW! On Tuesday, New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez’s Water Quality Control Commission (WQCC) voted to adopt copper mining groundwater regulations that expressly allow water pollution rather than prevent it. The rules, proposed by the New Mexico Environment Department and the global copper mining company, Freeport-McMoRan, […]

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Martinez Admin: Copper Mining More Important than Clean Drinking Water

Community and Environmental Groups to Appeal SANTA FE, N.M.— The New Mexico Water Quality Control Commission (WQCC) voted today to adopt copper mining groundwater regulations that expressly allow water pollution rather than prevent it. The rules, proposed by the New Mexico Environment Department and the global copper mining company, Freeport-McMoRan, marks the first time in […]

9th Annual Gila River Festival: Local Climate Adaptation Panel, 11/7/2013

Listen to the show via podcast on Gila/Mimbres Community Radio. In this week’s edition of Earth Matters we will listen in on a panel discussion presented at the Gila River Festival on the topic of Local Climate Adaptation Goals and Action. There’s no denying that climate change is the challenge of our times. But it’s […]

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Judy Calman on the “McKittrick Policy”, 10/28/2013

Listen to the show via podcast on Gila/Mimbres Community Radio. In this week’s edition of Earth Matters Nathan Newcomer interviews Judy Calman – staff attorney for New Mexico Wilderness Alliance. They discuss her work on the Department of Justice’s “McKittrick Policy” under which the DoJ has essentially refused to prosecute those that have shot and […]

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9th Annual Gila River Festival & Tom Swetnam, 10/7/2013

Listen to the show via podcast on Gila/Mimbres Community Radio. In this week’s edition of Earth Matters, we present Dr Tom Swetnam at The 9th annual Gila River Festival and his presentation of Wildfire and Climate Changes in the Southwest: Past, Present and Future.  Dr Swetnam is Regents’ Professor and director of the laboratory of Tree-Ring Research at the University of AZ. He […]

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