Amigos Bravos

Because Water Matters — Since 1988

We have a vision of New Mexico’s rivers and streams running so clear and clean that you can bend a knee to the water, cup your hands, and drink without fear.


In The Spotlight

NM Supreme Court to Review Copper Rule!

 The New Mexico Supreme Court has granted the petition filed by our legal council, the New Mexico Environmental Law Center (NMELC), requesting review of the Copper Rule. The Copper Rule regulates discharges from copper mines in New Mexico. The Supreme Court order, dated June 13th, states that it will review all the issues raised in the petition.

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2015 Taos River and Lands Clean Up a HUGE Success!

This year, with a focus on Miranda Canyon, a large illegal dumping site in Taos, 120+ volunteers pulled over 28 tons of waste from that Canyon and 1.14 tons from 6 other sites around Taos and Questa. 280 pounds of material was recyled and over 1,000 miniture liquor bottles ("shooters") were cleaned up from roadsides.

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Midnight Meadows Restoration Weekend Complete!

Thank you to Albuquerque Wildlife Federation, the Questa Ranger District and all the amazing volunteers that joined Amigos Bravos in a productive restoration weekend at Midnight Meadows in the Upper Red River watershed.


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