They want to frack here?
Chaco Canyon is an amazing place for stargazing and exploring ancient pueblos. But if the oil and gas companies get their way, they could drill less than a quarter-mile from the park.
Through Environment New Mexico, thousands of citizen members are teaming up with a professional staff to stand up for the places we love and the environmental values we share.
President Obama permanently protected the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks outside Las Cruces by designating them a national monument. Protecting nearly a half million acres, this is the largest monument the Obama administration has declared thus far. Now, mountain lions, pronghorn antelope and peregrine falcon will have protected habitat, while New Mexicans will have beautiful places for hiking and other recreational adventures long into the future.