RACC Newsletter April/May 2018

Rio Arriba Concerned Citizens presents: El Agua Es Vida multimedia images from the Rio Chama Watershed Barbara TurnerCinda KellyIren Schio Julie WagnerSabra Moore The Café Abiquiu at Abiquiu InnApril 1st – April 30th 7AM – 9PM Partial proceeds will benefit the...

RACC Newsletter Jan/Feb 2018

“Unprecedented” Protest Letter Campaign WOW! Our turn out for Rio Arriba Concerned Citizens’ “Watershed Alert” call to action for protest letters regarding the BLM March 18th, 2018 oil and gas lease sale in the Greater Chaco provided an...

RACC Newsletter Nov/Dec 2017

Jemez Mt. Electric Co-op Moves in the Right Direction “On August 25, 2017, the Jemez Mountain’s Electric Cooperative Board of Trustees voted to send a letter to Tri-State Generation & Transmission asking to discuss the possibility of increasing the use of...

August/Sept 2017 Newsletter

El Rito Watershed Events Generate Energy! The El Rito Library and Purdue University kicked off Watershed Week in El Rito on July 8thby hosting the El Rito Watershed Study: A Community Forum, a mind-blowing event about a study whose subject is our very own El Rito...

June/July 2017 Newsletter

Exploring San Pedro Parks Wilderness and Rio Gallina Canyon by RACC board member Barbara Turner Both of these amazing places are very near the existing oil and gas leases on the border of the Rio Chama Watershed (no permits to drill have been issued so far). I can...

April/May 2017 Newsletter

Comment Letters Mailed to BLM Many thanks to all who attended the comment letter-writing event in February regarding oil and gas parcel leasing near the Continental Divide in our watershed! We mailed to the BLM, by certified mail, over 28 comment letters, all composed...