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NM pitches new copper mining rules to public

NM pitches new copper mining rules to public

From the New Mexico Environment Department: The New Mexico Environment Department will be holding two public meeting to present proposed new rules to protect water quality at copper mine facilities.  The meetings will be held on September 25 in Albuquerque and September 26 in Silver City. These new rules are required because of legislative changes … Continue reading

Feds extend public comment for Four Corners power plant and Navajo mine

Here at KUNM, we just learned that the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement has just extended the scoping comment period for the Four Corners Power Plant and Navajo Mine Energy Project’s Environmental Impact Statement until Nov. 1. For more information about the project and the public comment period, you can visit http://www.wrcc.osmre.gov/Current_Initiatives/FCNAVPRJ/FCPPEIS.shtm or call … Continue reading

Upcoming Valles Caldera Trust meeting, Sept. 20

From the Valles Caldera National Preserve: The Valles Caldera Trust Board of Trustees will conduct a meeting in public on Thursday, September 20, 2012, scheduled from 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm at the Santa Claran Hotel, in Espanola, New Mexico. The meeting agenda will include a proposed operational budget for Fiscal Year 2013, a post … Continue reading

NPS public meeting about transportation issues at Bandelier

From the National Park Service: The National Park Service (NPS) has initiated a process to complete a Transportation Plan/Environmental Assessment (plan/EA) to improve transportation conditions in Bandelier National Monument. In an effort to inform the public and solicit input regarding the plan/EA, NPS will be hosting two public meetings. The format of the public meetings … Continue reading

Posting public comment periods

Posting public comment periods

If it’s hard for journalists to keep track of federal and state public comment periods and deadlines, I’m sure it’s nearly impossible for the public to do so. I’m going to experiment on Earth Air Waves with trying to post that information as I learn about them. This won’t be a comprehensive list. And by … Continue reading