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Earth Matters w/ Laura Paskus

This week on Earth Matters Gila Resources Information Project executive director Allyson Siwik talks with independent reporter and radio producer Laura Paskus about toxic and persistent chemicals called PFAS -- per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances – that have contaminated water supplies around the country, including here in New Mexico. The discussion covers contaminated groundwater at military sites in the state, as well as the recent study by the US Geological Survey […]

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Earth Matters w/ Simon Walker

Can Capitalism Survive Climate Change/ Can Life Survive Capitalism? Capitalism, as the governing economic, political and ideological system of our time, structures how we consume resources, how we share or take scarce resources, what we think of as fair and even how we imagine what a meaningful life looks like. In the face of impending climate crisis, the dominant question of our time is: can this economic system curtail climate […]

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Earth Matters w/ Dr. Martha Desmond and Jonathan Hayes

Please join us for this week’s Earth Matters program, when Donna Stevens of the Upper Gila Watershed Alliance talks with Dr. Martha Desmond of NMSU’s Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Ecology Department and Jonathan Hayes, the Executive Director of Audubon Southwest, (New Mexico and Arizona). The discussion ranges from New Mexico's tragic bird die-off in fall 2020 to the status of our state's birds in general. Why did so many birds die during […]

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Earth Matters w/ Camilla Feibelman and Charlie de Saillan

On today's show, Earth Matters co-producer and Gila Resources Information Project executive director Allyson Siwik gives us a preview of environmental bills under consideration in the 2021 legislative session with Camilla Feibelman, Executive Director of the Rio Grande Chapter of the Sierra Club and Charlie de Saillan, staff attorney with the NM Environmental Law Center. Because of COVID and the need to prevent the spread of the disease, this year's […]

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Earth Matters / UNM Biodiversity Webinar

On this week's Earth Matters Radio Hour we'll be listening to a webinar about Transforming State Wildlife Management to Protect Biodiversity in the U.S. The webinar was part of the University of New Mexico's 2020 Biodiversity Series. We highly recommend listening to this expansive, informative and inspiring conversation with three highly experienced and insightful panelists--Louisa Willcox, Adrian Treves, and Fred Koontz--and moderated by Earth Matters' co-host Kevin Bixby. Right click […]

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Earth Matters / End of Year Show

On this weeks show, Earth Matters co-hosts Donna Stevens of the Upper Gila Watershed Alliance, Allyson Siwik of Gila Resources Information Project, and Kevin Bixby of Southwest Environmental Center get together for their traditional end-of-year show to review the top environmental stories of 2020 and priorities for 2021. Right click and select "Save Link As" to download

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Earth Matters / Dr. Emily Haozous and Dr. Fred Fox

On this episode of Earth Matters, we’re bringing to you one of this year’s Gila River Festival presentations entitled "Community Health: How can we build resilience?" with Dr. Emily Haozous and Dr. Fred Fox. As the COVID-19 pandemic disproportionately hits Indigenous communities and people of color and the calls for racial justice continue, it is no longer possible for society to look past long-standing inequities in our health care, economic, […]

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