2018

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Copper Flat Mine – Public Hearings start September 24

State regulators will be holding hearings on the Copper Flat Mine, located in Hillsboro, NM. New Mexico Copper Corporation has applied for a groundwater discharge permit from the NM Environment Department and a mining permit from the NM Mining and Minerals Division. The New Mexico Environment Department public hearing will begin at 9:00 a.m. on September […]

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Silver City Watershed Keepers State of the Watershed Report Available

The Silver City Watershed Keepers released it first annual State of the Watershed Report intended to inform the public about current threats to our watershed and highlight efforts that steward our water resources and support the health of our riparian areas. The report summarizes San Vicente Creek water quality data, outlines current threats to the Silver City […]

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Active Hope = Meaningful Actions Workshop – October 5 & 6

Introductory Film – Friday, October 5th, 6:30pm – 8:30pm at The Lotus Center   Video and discussion group on the work of Joanna Macy. Free and open to all but suggested for those attending the Active Hope workshop on Saturday Workshop – Saturday, October 6th, noon – 4:00pm at The Lotus Center  Active Hope is […]

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We’re Hiring: Grant County Community Organizer

CVNM Education Fund and Gila Resources Information Project are partnering on a joint organizing project to educate the broader public in Grant County on environmental issues that affect land, air and water. This project is a grassroots community organizing effort that works to ensure that families in Grant County have a strong voice and the […]

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Celebrate Earth Day this Saturday!

Silver City’s annual Earth Day celebration will be on Saturday,April 21, from 10 am to 2 pm, at Gough Park.  More than 30 organizations and businesses will showcase their mission, services, or green products.  The event will feature live entertainment throughout the day, as well as food and kids’ activities. “We’re really excited to have […]

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New Mexico Supreme Court Upholds Water Sacrifice Zones

New Mexico Supreme Court Upholds Water Sacrifice Zones March 9, 2018 SANTA FE, N.M.—The New Mexico Supreme Court issued a stunning and puzzling decision in its long-awaited review of the Copper Rule. The case could set precedent for how the State of New Mexico protects water at all industrial sites. “We are very disappointed with […]

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Oppose Holloman Flyovers at PeacefulGilaSkies.com

PeacefulGilaSkies.com now LIVE! Take action to oppose Holloman flyover proposal    Do you want to learn more about the Holloman Air Force Base proposal to expand military training over the Gila or take action to oppose this plan that could severely impact our local economy, environment and quality of life? Check out the new website PeacefulGilaSkies.com for Resources and the latest news to […]

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World Water Day – Nature for Water – March 22 & 24

Silver City Watershed Keepers celebrates World Water Day Nature for Water in Silver City Events scheduled for March 22 and 24 On March 22 & 24, the Silver City Watershed Keepers in association with Stream Dynamics will hold a two-day event for World Water Day. World Water Day has been held on March 22nd annually, since its inception in […]

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Register/Volunteer 2018 Earth Day Celebration – April 21, 10am-2pm, Gough Park

Join more than 30 organizations and businesses for Silver City’s annual Earth Day Celebration! This year’s theme, End Plastic Pollution, focuses on the global plastic problem and ways to address it. Plastics litter our landscape, clog waterways, and pollute our oceans, and growing evidence shows how they contribute to health problems in humans and animals. […]

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Community Discussion on Military Training Over the Gila – January 16, 6:30 pm

Community Discussion on Military Training Over the Gila January 16, 2018; 6:30 pm WNMU Global Resource Center Auditorium Special Guest: Carol Miller, Peaceful Skies Coalition   Join the Gila Resources Information Project, Gila Conservation Coalition, Upper Gila Watershed Alliance, Center for Biological Diversity and the NM Wilderness Alliance for a community discussion on Holloman Air […]

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