NM water fight

New Mexico water project comes up short

ALBUQUERQUE (AP) – For the first time in its four-decade history, the San Juan-Chama Project has fallen short on the amount of water it has …

Mistletoe shortage threatens ABQ shoppers

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – An old Christmas tradition is disappearing fast. The famous kissing plant isn’t blooming like it used to. In fact, Mist…

Some parts of NM could be drought-free

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The numbers are in and it looks like September was really good for New Mexico when it comes to rain. The state received…

forest health

650-year-old tree succumbs to drought

GRANTS, N.M. (AP) — Yoda, a 7-foot-tall Douglas fir on the lava flows south of Grants, died this summer at the age of 650 or so. An icon for…

river, water

Rain eases short-term drought in NM

ALBUQUERQUE (AP) – Recent rains are easing the pain of drought across New Mexico. The latest map released by federal forecasters highlights …

Senators propose water efficiency bill

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – New Mexico’s senators are introducing a new piece of legislation to help communities use water more efficiently and sav…