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Our Land: Public Lands from Mountains to Monuments – New Mexico’s Public Lands

Our Land: Public Lands from Mountains to Monuments

February 21, 2020 – More than a third of New Mexico is public land meant for diverse userswhether hikers, hunters, horseback riders or mountain bikers. On this month’s episode of Our Land, correspondent Laura Paskus takes us to a service project in the Sandia Mountains, and to visit a newly protected national monument in southern New Mexico. 

Guests:
Angel Peña, President, Nuestra Tierra Conservation Project
Will Ribbans, Wilderness Stewardship and Outreach Manager, New Mexico Wilderness Alliance
Joseph Ashe, 15 years old, Technical Leadership High School
Elizabeth Humiston, 9th grade, Technical Leadership High School 

The Line: Government Shutdown Is Hurting New Mexicans

1230 Fed Shutdown

January 25, 2019 – Gene Grant and the Line opinion panelists discuss a proposal to make New Mexico a sanctuary state, while conflict over a border wall and the government shutdown continues to negatively affect many New Mexicans.

Line Panelists:
Martha Burk, political psychologist and women’s issues expert
Justine Fox-Young, former state representative
Tom Garrity, the Garrity Group PR
Eric Griego, former NM state senator

For Further Reading:
Federal shutdown continues to hammer at New MexicansLaura Paskus, The NM Political Report
Government shutdown bite worsensSteve Knight, Albuquerque Journal
Proposal could make New Mexico a sanctuary stateRussell Contreras, Associated Press
New Mexico Contemplates Border-Wall Ban on State Trust LandS. News and World Report

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