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Topic: Environment

The Canary in the Copper Mine (is dead)

How New Mexico's copper industry wrote its own rules

Features Close your eyes, and picture a radical. Bill Olson is not that guy. With a neat brown beard and a fondness for western shirts and jackets, even the occasional bolo tie, he’s the quintessential water nerd.

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 Laura Paskus

Boom!

Lessons from the West, Texas, fertilizer plant explosion

Opinion Last month, a fertilizer plant exploded in the tiny town of West, Texas, killing 15 people and injuring almost 200.

Tuesday, May 7, 2013 Laura Paskus
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NM Environment Dept. Shakeup

Bemis retires, Martin moves over, and Flynn moves up

Last week at the state’s hearings on a newly proposed copper rule, I ran into John Bemis, secretary of the state’s Energy, Minerals & Natural Resources Department (EMNRD). ---He (pretty gleefully) menti...

Monday, April 15, 2013 by Laura Paskus

Green Legacy

Earth Care’s youth-driven sustainability

Living Green BJ Davis is full of infectious energy. And since taking over as executive director of Earth Care last year, she’s been channeling that energy into new ideas for this youth-oriented environmental nonprofit.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013 Alexa Schirtzinger

Earthy Events

Green stuff to do in March and April

Living Green

Tuesday, March 12, 2013 Alexa Schirtzinger

Survivor Men

Two survival experts teach you the basics

Living Green Art Judd wants to save your life. That’s why he’s been teaching the same wilderness survival workshop at Santa Fe Community College for 25 years.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013 Elliott Teller

The Environmentally Conscious Condom Consumer

A (tongue-in-cheek, all-puns-intended) guide to eco-friendly action

Living Green Being an environmentally aware citizen in the 21st century is a tricky business.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013 Robert Sobel

Farmer’s Market

Green-marketing guru Carolyn Parrs on doing business in a green economy

Living Green Carolyn Parrs is the CEO and co-founder of Mind Over Markets, a local green-marketing firm celebrating its 10th anniversary, as well as the new board president of the Santa Fe Green Chamber of Commerce.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013 Alexa Schirtzinger

Laws of Nature

Environmental bills in the 2013 legislative session

Living Green This year, state lawmakers put renewed energy behind both pro- and anti-environment bills—and in the waning days of the 2013 legislative session (which ends March 16), several key measures are still wending t...

Tuesday, March 12, 2013 Sterling Fluharty

Grease Balm

Santa Fe startup keeps biodiesel local

Living Green Most Santa Feans have heard of biodiesel—waste oil that can be recycled through your car’s engine for a cleaner-burning version of gasoline—but local biodiesel outfit Reunity Resources is breaking new gro...

Tuesday, March 12, 2013 Alexa Schirtzinger
 
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