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B-162: Lifetime projections for the High Plains Aquifer in east-central New Mexico (now available for free download)
April 24, 2018

East-central New Mexico is dependent on groundwater from the High Plains aquifer for agricultural, municipal, industrial, and domestic uses. Ongoing declines of water levels in the High Plains aquifer are well-known and have led residents and decision-makers to speculate on the usable life of the aquifer. This Bulletin presents aquifer lifetime projections for eastcentral New Mexico based on projecting historical water-level trends into the future using over 1,500 wells... (read more)

Excellence in Geoscience Awards Presented
April 24, 2018
  • Junior Division: Lucia A Santoro-Velez
    Jefferson Middle School
  • Senior Division: Lillian K Petersen
    Los Alamos High School
Prospectus for Public Art Socorro, NM
January 23, 2018

$120,000 is available for a geology themed art installation in our atrium. In addition to this commission we will also purchase smaller artworks....