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

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


WHAT WE’RE FIGHTING FORThe Rio Grande Chapter of the Sierra Club, founded in 1963, is a volunteer-led organization representing more than 7,000 members in New Mexico and West Texas. Our mission to is to explore, enjoy and protect the planet.