Attorney Bruce Frederick, of the New Mexico Environmental Law Center who represents approximately 80 protestants, said the letter is an improvement over the state engineer’s prior silence on the application. “But the State engineer apparently intends to allow San Augustin Ranch to speculate in water by attempting to create a new pseudo-beneficial use called ‘commercial sales,’” Frederick said. El Defensor Chieftain
12/11/2014 • Back to top
After a district court judge denied the state’s Sierra Club chapter a writ requiring that hearings on dairy rules be held in Santa Fe rather than Roswell, the Sierra Club now has asked the court to reconsider its denial.
On Sept. 25, First Judicial District Judge Jennifer Attrip denied the Sierra Club’s petition, but on Sept. 26 the New Mexico Environmental Law Center, representing the Sierra Club, asked the judge in a court filing to reconsider the decision. Quay County Sun
12/05/2014 • Back to top
Staff Attorney Eric Jantz discusses zombie uranium mines and human rights with the Santa Fe Radio Cafe.
11/24/2014 • Back to top
Staff Attorney Jon Block discusses current and proposed dairy regulations, and their impact on New Mexico’s groundwater with the Santa Fe Radio Cafe.
11/21/2014 • Back to top
Staff Attorney Bruce Frederick discusses the Copper Rule and latest win against a water grab in the East Mountains of Albuquerque, NM with the Santa Fe Radio Cafe.
11/20/2014 • Back to top
Executive Director Douglas Meiklejohn talks to KSFR’s Santa Fe Radio Cafe about how the Law Center got started and what four more years of the Martinez Administration will do to New Mexico’s environment.
11/19/2014 • Back to top