Month: May 2015

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Earth Matters

Earth Matters / AWSA – JPA Update

NM CAP Entity JPA Earth Matters co-producer and Upper Gila Watershed Alliance Executive Director Donna Stevens interviews Allyson Siwik, another Earth Matters co-producer and Executive Director of the Gila Conservation Coalition. They discuss the May 15 iteration of the Joint Powers Agreement to form the NM CAP (Central Arizona Project) Entity that will be responsible for the design, construction, operation and maintenance of the billion dollar Gila River diversion project.   […]

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Earth Matters

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 City that compiles ideas, data, stories, maps, photos and other information on the natural and cultural history of our town.  We asked the questions: What did Silver City look like […]

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Civil Discourse

Civil Discourse / Senator Martin Heinrich – May 2015

Jamie Newton, host of Civil Discourse, conducted an interview with New Mexico's US senator, Martin Heninrich, on the morning of 20 May 2015.  While the senator's time is, of course limited, Jamie composed thoughtful questions and the senator's responses were not only substantive but encouraging on a range of issues including immigration, the repeal of The Patriot Act, education, climate change and energy policy, and others. The interview will be […]

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Civil Discourse

Civil Discourse / Senator Martin Heinrich – April 2014

In April of 2014, Civil Discourse creator and host, Jamie Newton, interviewed New Mexico's US senator, Martin Heinrich.  The broadcast was delayed as plans for a regular schedule for Civil Discourse were considered but other conflicts prevented that outcome for the time being. On May 20th 2015, Jamie interviewed Senator Heinrich once again and both interviews will run sequentially according to the schedule below.  You can also listen to the […]

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Earth Matters

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 Black Range in the Gila National Forest. He wrote about his experiences and reflections in the prize-winning book, Fire Season: Field Notes from a Wilderness Lookout published by Ecco Books. […]

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Aldo on Air / Sharman Apt Russell

A big hello from Milo and Echo! This week, we'll be interviewing Sharman Apt Russell, a local author with several books published thus far, including her latest, a young adult novel titled Teresa of the New World. There's no weekly update this week, seeing as the school year is drawing to a close. Sorry! Some events around town this week: Candy Lee performance, Interpersonal Peace Center, 5/10/15, 5:00 pm Join […]

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Earth Matters

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 to participate in gathering data in the U.S. National Forest. They discuss much of the important work that the students do, including collecting data on soils, aquatics, range, forest, and […]

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Singer / Songwriter Candy Lee

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