New Mexico is faced with, but has not faced up to
current and future water resource limitations
New Mexicans' current and future water supplies are at risk
New polling shows seventy-five percent of likely voters agree we need to act now to ensure that future generations have an adequate water supply.
The Water Advocates are focused on our need to adapt to our arid future. New Mexicans need to plan how we and future generations can best adapt to a more arid future. Toward this end, we have adopted an Advocacy Platform.
We advocate for evidence-based, robust regional water planning to show what we must do, region by region, to improve regional water supply and water users resilience. We see the increasing aridity. We know what is coming. What will we do to adapt?
The Water Advocates invite your participation. Please sign-up for our Newsletter at the bottom of this page.
- Jul 12: Advocacy Platform
- Feb 17: 2022-2023 Strategic Initiative
- Feb. 9: Lobbying the 2022 Legislature to Fund New Mexico's Water Future
- Feb. 5 and Feb 10: Water Advocates' 2022 Conference recordings posted
- Jan. 21: MRG's compact compliance emergency
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The State Engineer, as directed by the Governor, convened a Water Task Force to provide water policy recommendations. This post reports on the Water Advocates Nov. 3rd webinar that introduced the Water Task Force’s substantive set of recommendations that are…Read More
The Middle Rio Grande Water Advocates (MRGWA) is an all-volunteer 501c3 water resources policy advocacy non-profit. We were incorporated in 1998 as the MRG Water Assembly to lead the preparation of the 2004 Middle Rio Grande Regional Water Plan. Our mission today remains the same: to balance water use with the renewable supply. We bring…Read More
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