2015 could be it
We could finally put a lid on carbon from dirty power plants, stop Keystone, and unleash a wave of new solar and wind power. Make 2015 a year of action on global warming.
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.