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A step forward on animal trapping in New Mexico

From Denise Fort, Rio Grande Chapter Energy & Climate Change Chair On November 29th the Santa Fe County Commission unanimously passed a resolution directing the staff to support efforts to end trapping on federal lands within the County and additionally to… Read more >

Urge Santa Fe County to help stop cruel trapping

Update: The commission voted unanimously in favor of the resolution! Thanks to everyone who wrote their commissioners and/or attended the meeting. The Santa Fe County Commission will be meeting on Tues, Nov. 29, to consider a resolution directing county staff… Read more >

Trapping season is here – take care

photo of trap

By Mary Katherine Ray,  Rio Grande Chapter Wildlife Chair Trapping season officially opened on November 1, but trappers usually are most active from December through February. That is when animal pelts are the thickest and most lucrative for sale. And… Read more >

Groups ask Game Commission to oppose cougar-trapping

Cougars, traps, Game Commission

SILVER CITY, N.M.— Eight conservation organizations in the TrapFree New Mexico coalition sent a letter on May 1 urging state game commissioners to reject the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish’s proposed cougar-trapping season. The coalition letter highlights the… Read more >

Conservation groups ask NM Game Commission to oppose cougar-trapping proposal

Cougars, traps, Game Commission

For Immediate Release, May 1, 2015 Contacts: Mary Katherine Ray, (575) 772­-5655,; Phil Carter, (505) 967­-5297,; Michael Robinson, (575) 313­7017,; Kevin Bixby, (575) 649­-7260,; Judy Paulsen, (505) 899­-3245, SILVER CITY, N.M.— Eight conservation organizations in the TrapFree New… Read more >

Rio Grande Chapter – Sierra Club

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Lunchtime legislation updates

Over the next several weeks we’ll be providing a short one hour, lunchtime, telephone briefings on our priority legislation. The first will take place Wednesday March 1st from noon to 1pm.  Michael Dax of Defenders of Wildlife and Mary Katherine Ray of… Read more >

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