New Mexico

Information and Resources

NPDES Comliance Inspection Reports

A library of New Mexico Environment Department compliance inspection reports.

State Information

Provides state legislative information along with documents related to state and local government. (Washburn University School of Law)

US Farms – State Fact Sheets

Links for each state, with current information about farm size, financial status, rural employment, land use, and more. (USDA)

State and Local Government

Groups

New Mexico Environmental Law Center

A public interest law firm that provides free and low-cost legal services on environmental matters throughout New Mexico.

Reports

Dairy Feedlot Contributions to Groundwater Contamination  A Preliminary Study in New Mexico

An analysis of groundwater samples collected from 26 monitoring wells around seven manure lagoons on dairies in New Mexico.  Preliminary results indicated that mean contaminant concentrations exceeded groundwater quality standards for nitrate, ammonia, chloride, and TDS at all dairies and all wells. Journal of Environmental Health. 1999.