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Working with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife, and plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people.

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2/8/18: Web Last Remaining Native Mussel in New Mexico to be listed as endangered
11/16/17: PDF 221 KB ONRT and Federal Agencies to Have Public Meeting and Seek Public Comment on Restoration Plan for Environmental Damage at Chevron Mining Inc, Questa Site
8/24/17: Web Register for the Endangered Species Act - Training For Tribes
1/5/17: Web Status of Two Protected Southern New Mexico Plants Improves - Includes proposal to remove Gypsum wild-buckwheat from Endangered Species Act
12/5/16: Web Final Biological and Conference Opinion for Bureau of Reclamation, Bureau of Indian Affairs, and Non-Federal Water Management and Maintenance Activities on the Middle Rio Grande, New Mexico
6/7/16: Web Final critical habitat designated for the Zuni bluehead sucker
3/15/16: Web Final critical habitat designated for the New Mexico meadow jumping mouse
3/15/16: PDF 124 KB Service Announces Initial Findings on 29 Endangered Species Act Petitions

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We work to protect endangered and threatened species, migratory birds, freshwater fish and wildlife habitats in New Mexico. We also work with many other private and public partners to preserve and protect living resources of the New Mexico ecosystems.

Biological Opinions

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2017 0279 Proposed Baca Bank Stabilization Project in Bernalillo, NM 2.3 MB
2017 0331 Central Socorro Bosque Restoration Project 599 KB
2017 0367 Rio Grande Canalization Project Long-Term River Management 730 KB
2017 0541 Programmatic Section 10a1A for the New Mexico meadow jumping mouse 236 KB
2016 0131 Navajo Nation improvements to San Juan River Fruitland-Cambridge and Hogback-Cudei Irrigation units 5.3 MB
2016 0252 Santa Fe National Forest Upper Cebolla Fence Project Reinitiation 2.1 MB
2016 0287 NM Interstate Stream Commission's Habitat Restoration at five sites near RM 116 to RM 99 1.03 MB
2016 0383 Reclamation's RGSM Habitat Restoration Project on Sandia Pueblo 1.2 MB
2016 0440 Sacramento Grazing Allotment 666 KB
2016 0474 Chihuahua Chub Habitat Improvements in the Mimbres River 229 KB


Tent Rock Mountains.
Photo by Joel Lusk.

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