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

Raffle for the Rio Tickets Winner Announced!

The lucky winner, Paul Dembski, of Ranchos de Taos, NM, will choose 1 of 3 prizes: An all-inclusive vacation package for 2, including airfare, at Hamanasi, a unique Belize resort; 1 acre of land in Northern New Mexico; or $3,000 cash.

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Share your view - What qualities make wetlands special in Santa Fe National Forest?

Please help us identify wetlands that are important to downstream communities! We are looking for feedback on what what types wetland functions are of high priority to Forest stakeholders in the Santa Fe National Forest. Take our short (three questions!) survey that lists various wetland qualities and asks you to identify ones that are most important to you. Click here to take the Survey!

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Funding Approved to Address E. coli Contamination in Rio Fernando de Taos

 Amigos Bravos, Because Water Matters was awarded Clean Water Act Section 319 grant funds by the New Mexico Environment Department, to create a Watershed Based Plan to address E. coli contamination in the Rio Fernando de Taos. The Watershed Based Plan, scheduled to be completed by April 1, 2019, will involve working with local stakeholders, property owners, and residents to identify and prioritize on-the-ground projects to reduce the E. coli impairment.

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