Watershed Alert December 2018: Oil and Gas Lease sale

Once again, an Oil and Gas Lease Sale in our Beloved Rio Chama Watershed Are the times feeling a bit strange to you?? Are you detecting a bait and switch approach permeating the air around how the current U.S. government administration is changing the rules regarding...

RACC Watershed Alert May 2018

US Department of the Interior (BLM) “Protest Dismissed” Letters  Anyone who wrote a protest letter to the BLM regarding the Greater Chaco Lease Sale has by now received a “Decision” letter from the Department of the Interior. In the form letter...

Watershed Alert Part 3, December 2017

Hello fellow Rio Chama Watershed Protectors! Here are instructions and talking points to help facilitate your comments to the BLM regarding the 12 new oil and gas leases that will appear on BLM’s online only Spring Lease Sale. The parcels are within the our...

Watershed Alert Part 2, December 2017

Here Is Your Opportunity To Comment On The New Fracking Leases in Our Beloved Rio Chama WatershedWho are we commenting to?  We are allowed to send public comments to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) regarding our concerns about new oil and gas leases that are...

RACC Watershed Alert! November 2017

New Oil and Gas Leasing Slated for Our Watershed A new BLM oil and gas lease sale is coming our way. Parcels on offer in the March 8th, 2018 lease sale are east of Hwy 112 and near the towns of LLaves, Regina and Gallina, and are well within our watershedboundaries....

Watershed Alert September 2017

The following is a report regarding the use of Roundup weed killer by the DOT on roadsides near the community of Dixon. Spraying also occurred in our watershed near Abiquiu. If you would like to submit a comment of concern to the DOT, please use the link for Paul...