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Press Release
NMWF to Submit Comments in Support of Updating Coal Leasing Program
June 22, 2016 For immediate release GRAND JUNCTION – The Bureau of Land Management is taking significant steps to update
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Press Release
Collaboration Leads to Comprehensive Energy Bill that Benefits All Outdoor Users
The just passed Energy Bill is a great example of what can be accomplished through bipartisan collaboration, and the New Mexico Wildlife Federation applauds Senators Lisa Murkowski, Maria Cantwell, Tom Udall, and Martin Heinrich on their hard work on this comprehensive bill.
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Press Release
NMWF Encourages Protection of the New Mexico Meadow Jumping Mouse
The United States Forest Service recently announced a limited riparian habitat exclosure project along the Rio Cebolla and San Antonio Creek in an effort to protect the endangered New Mexico meadow jumping mouse.
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Press Release
New Mexico Wildlife Federation Celebrates Unlocking of Sabinoso Wilderness Area
utdoor users of New Mexico public lands got a huge win today with the announcement of the opening of the Sabinoso Wilderness area. The 16,000 acre area was previously land locked as it could only be accessed through private lands.
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Press Release
New Mexico Wildlife Federation Responds to End of Malheur National Wildlife Refuge Standoff
New Mexico sportsmen and women express their regret that the armed takeover of the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge ended with violence, but are relieved the standoff is over.
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Press Release
Moratorium on public lands coal leases will benefit habitat, sportsmen
New Mexico sportsmen and women today applaud President Barack Obama and Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell for reforming the federal coal program; it is broken, outdated and costs American taxpayers millions of dollars.
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Press Release
NM sportsmen reject Rep. Bishop's assault on Land, Water Conservation Fund
Rep. Rob Bishop has introduced legislation that would cripple the Land and Water Conservation Fund. New Mexico Wildlife Federation President John Crenshaw today urged the entire New Mexico congressional delegation to reject Bishop’s proposal in the strongest possible terms.
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NM sportsmen want access, but not at any cost
New Mexico hunters, trappers and anglers are willing to pay far more than ever before to access State Trust Land. With a Nov. 19 deadline looming, Dunn continues to demand at least a five-fold increase from the Department of Game and Fish to allow licensed sportsmen onto some 8 million acres of land.
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Outdoor Reporter
Public Lands and the Constitution: A Primer
An overview of public land state and federal policy and how it effects New Mexico outdoor enthusiasts.
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