NMELC, Current Cases.

BER Beryllium Mine

Location: Monticello (near Truth or Consequences)

Opposing Parties: BE Resources

Initiation Date: June 2008

Status: On-going

Clients/Partners: Monticello Ditch Association

Attorneys: Jonathan Block


Prevent the siting of a beryllium mine that would threaten springs and an acequia. Exploration complete in 2010, now working to obtain proper reclamation of the exploration.

Latest News:

10/17/2012 - Clients are waiting for notice that BER has begun reclamation.

04/26/2010 - NM Mining and Minerals Division MMD granted BE Resources Inc., a permit to drill exploration holes on the Sullivan Ranch. Read Press Release.