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Earth Matters / Peter Russell

Silver City: A Natural History of Place Earth Matters co-producer and Gila Resources Information Project executive director Allyson Siwik talks to Town of Silver City Community Development Director, Peter Russell. Peter and Allyson have been working on a project on the natural history of Silver … Continue reading

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Earth Matters / Philip Connors – Monarchs & More

Earth Matters co-producer and Gila Resources Information Project executive director Allyson Siwik talks to essayist and author Philip Connors. Many of us know Phil locally as a columnist with the Silver City Daily Press and a fire lookout in the … Continue reading

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Earth Matters / Aldo Leopold Eco Monitors

In this week’s edition of Earth Matters, co-producer Nathan Newcomer interviews students from the Aldo Leopold Charter School’s Eco-Monitoring Program. Based in Silver City, Aldo Leopold Charter School launched their Eco-Monitoring program several years ago to give students the opportunity … Continue reading

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Earth Matters / SW New Mexico Audubon

In this week’s edition of Earth Matters, co-producer Nathan Newcomer interviews Nancy Kaminski, Sara Boyett, and Lisa Fields from the Southwestern New Mexico Audubon Society. They discuss many of the important work that the Audubon Society is doing here in … Continue reading

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Earth Matters / Mariel Nanasi – New Energy Economy

Donna Stevens interviews Mariel Nanasi, Executive Director of Santa Fe, New Mexico based NEE / New Energy Economy (http://www NULL.newenergyeconomy NULL.org/).  They discuss the pending decision of the PRC / Public Regulation Commission on PNM’s proposed energy portfolio which would … Continue reading

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Earth Matters / PNM & PRC

PNM – New Mexico’s electric utility – has released a 20-year plan that is heavy on energy generated by coal and gas and light on renewable energy.  The Public Regulation Commission is in the process of reviewing their plan and … Continue reading

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Earth Matters / NM Legislative & ISC Updates

AWSA/Gila River News from Santa Fe In this week’s edition of Earth Matters, co-producer and GRIP executive director Allyson Siwik continues our Roundhouse coverage of Gila River bills that were taken up by the Senate Conservation Committee last week, as … Continue reading

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Earth Matters / Gila National Forest Planning

In this week’s edition of Earth Matters, Donna Stevens – Executive Director of UGWA / Upper Gila Watershed Alliance – interviews New Mexico Wilderness Alliance Gila Grassroots Organizer and Earth Matters co-host Nathan Newcomer on the Gila National Forest planning … Continue reading

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Earth Matters / Roundhouse Update

Join Earth Matters co-producer and Gila Resources Information Project executive director Allyson Siwik for a special program on the latest legislative initiatives from the Roundhouse. Center for Biological Diversity Senior Policy Advisor Todd Schulke discusses the four Gila River-related bills … Continue reading

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Earth Matters / Office of Sustainability

In this week’s edition, Earth Matters co-producer and New Mexico Wilderness Alliance Grassroots Organizer, Nathan Newcomer, interviews the staff of the Town of Silver City Office of Sustainability Denise Smith Director of the Office of Sustainability Mike Sauber Planner on … Continue reading

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