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GRIP 20th Anniversary Newsletter: Looking Back on 20 Years of Advocacy

Read or download the 20th Anniversary Issue of Get A GRIP Looking Back on 20 Years of Advocacy Sally Smith, GRIP President As I think about GRIP’s accomplishments over the past two decades, my thoughts keep returning to Margaret Mead’s sage advice to “never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change […]


Fall 2016 GetAGRIP Now On Line!

The Fall 2016 issue of GRIP’s newsletter, GetAGRIP, is now available for download. If you are a GRIP member, you should have already received your hard copy in the mail.  Please contact our office at 575.538.8078 or if you did not receive it. In this issue: WE ARE STANDING ROCK • FREEPORT FINANCIAL SOUNDNESS […]

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Summer 2016 GetAGRIP – Now Available On Line!

The latest issue of GRIP’s newsletter, GetAGRIP, is now available for download.  If you are a GRIP member expect your copy in your mailbox soon. In this issue: Freeport-McMoRan fails financial soundness test NM Attorney General determines NM CAP Entity violated Open Meetings Act in Gila diversion discussions Back to square one: NM CAP Entity […]


Summer 2015 Issue of GetAGRIP Now Available On-line

        Download the latest issue of GetAGRIP and find out more about the Little Rock Mine expansion, Freeport-McMoRan’s financial situation, Tyrone mine layoffs and the status on the Copper Rule. You’ll also get a preview of the 11th Annual Gila River Festival and the latest on the Arizona Water Settlements Act, Boston Hill […]


Fall 2014 Issue of GetAGRIP Now Available

The Fall 2014 issue of GRIP’s quarterly newsletter GetAGRIP is now available on line. If you’re a GRIP member, expect a hard copy of the newsletter in your mailbox. Articles in this issue of GetAGRIP include: Freeport-McMoRan Mining Operations Plagued by Accidents, Safety Violations Interstate Stream Commission Moves Ahead with Diversion Project 10th Annual Gila […]

Spring 2014 GetAGRIP

The Spring 2014 issue of GetAGRIP is now available. In this issue: Copper Rule Appeal is denied Gila Diversion challenged by former ISC director Norm Gaume Gila Conservation Coalition celebrates its 30th birthday Earth Matters Radio Show Wild and Scenic Film Festival Silver City Watershed Keepers Update 10th Annual Gila River Festival Full PDF  

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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 […]

GetAGRIP Winter 2013

  Page 1: Don’t Pipe the Gila to Texas! AWSA Process Heats Up; 2013 Marks Grip’s 15th Anniversary – Still Fighting the Good Fight After All These Years; MINING UPDATE : the Continuing Saga of the Copper Rules Development Process—And More Page 2: 15th Anniversary – continued. Page 3: 15th Anniversary – continued; AWSA Update […]

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GetAGRIP December 2012

Page 1: ONRT Recieves 17 Restoration Proposals; Mining Update: Delay of Proposed New Rules for Copper Mines, Closure Renewals, and More; Southwestern County Commission Alliance Forms to Fight the Feds on Natural Resource Issues Page 2: Southwestern County Commission Alliance Forms to Fight the Feds on Natural Resource Issues (cont’d) Page 3: Action Alert: Tell […]

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GetAGRIP Spring 2012

Page 1. Interstate Stream Commission Approves Projects for AWSA Assessment, Groundwater Restoration Projects Move Ahead: San Vicente Creek Tailings to be disposed of at FMI’s Tyrone mine, VISTA Update: Meet Claire Catlett, GRIP’s Newest Staffer Page 2. Earth Day E-Waste Recycling at Gough Park, GRIP and GCC Are on Facebook! Page 3. Interstate Stream Commission […]

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