New Mexicans testify in Denver against gutting of EPA methane safeguards

 New Mexicans testify in Denver against gutting of EPA methane safeguards
On Wednesday, Nov. 14, starting at 8 a.m. Mountain, an array of New Mexicans are testifying at a public hearing in Denver, speaking out against the Trump administration’s plan to gut EPA’s New Source Performance Standards for oil and gas facilities.  Their testimony will be live-streamed at www.facebook.com/NMSierraClub/.  ...
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Don’t let NM double drilling density

Don't let NM double drilling density
We need your help! Please attend the New Mexico Oil Conservation Commission Hearing on Monday, Nov. 19 in Santa Fe to oppose a rule change that would allow natural-gas companies to drill twice the wells in the same space in New Mexico ...
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NM environmental champs win big!

NM environmental champs win big!
WOW! With the stunning victory for Xochitl Torres Small, the results are in, and your votes and volunteering helped environmental champions win nearly every race the Sierra Club endorsed in New Mexico! ...
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Excursiones a la Naturaleza Fall Hikes

Excursiones a la Naturaleza Fall Hikes
Join us on our Spanish-language fall hikes. These outings are on easy to moderate trails, in volcanic rocky areas. Good trails to explore on even terrains with ups and downs. These are very good experiences to share as a family ...
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Sierra Club and Root Beer: Immigration

Sierra Club and Root Beer: Immigration
Please join us for an animated discussion on immigration at this month’s Sierra Club and Root Beer. Meet people engaged in confronting the results of today’s immigration policies –- Albuquerque hands on! We invite you to take a walk through a mosaic of issues relating to current immigration policies. Sanctuary in our city, direct service to our immigrant community, Dreamers, DACA, ICE’s uninvited presence in our court system, asylum-seekers presenting themselves at the border and being put in detention …
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2018 endorsement for Land Commissioner

2018 endorsement for Land Commissioner
New Mexico’s Land Commissioner controls 9 million acres of your state trust land, which generates hundreds of millions of dollars in royalties that fund New Mexico public schools, universities and hospitals. The land commissioner is one of the most powerful elected positions in New Mexico — with the least independent oversight. After researching records, reviewing questionnaires and interviewing candidates, The Sierra Club enthusiastically endorses state Rep. Stephanie Garcia Richard for New Mexico Land Commissioner. Stephanie’s record of honest, ethical public ...
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Meet the ExComm: Mary Hotvedt

Meet the ExComm: Mary Hotvedt
Meet Rio Grande Chapter ExComm vice chair Mart Hotvedt ...
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Meet the ExComm: Karl Braithwaite

Meet Rio Grande Chapter ExComm member Kart Braithwaite ...
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Meet the ExComm: Jody Benson

Meet the ExComm: Jody Benson
Meet the Rio Grande ExComm:Jody Benson, Pajarito group representative ...
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Endorsements for the 2018 Election

Endorsements for the 2018 Election
As we have seen in the past two years, the people who set - and approve - policy have a tremendous impact on our climate, water, land and wildlife. An important part of our nonpartisan mission is to endorse candidates for elected office and work to elect those candidates. Our endorsements and volunteer power make a real difference in elections. Read our endorsements for New Mexico and West Texas ...
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