Middle Rio Grande Regional Water Plan
2000 - 2050
This web page contains links to the Regional Water Plan
as accepted in 2004 by the 19 local governments in the region and by
the New Mexico Interstate Stream Commission (ISC). An overview of
the Water Plan is available at this link.
The three summaries listed below provide more
detail. Documents are provided in PDF format and can be viewed
using Adobe Acrobat Reader. Download Adobe Acrobat. Links to the chapters of the
Plan, to letters of transmittal, to progress items since the Plan, and
to supporting documents also appear on this page.
The Middle Rio Grande Water Planning Region is comprised
of three subregions: the Middle Rio Grande Subregion, the Rio Jemez Subregion,
and the Rio Puerco Subregion. The Rio Puerco
y Rio Jemez Subregional Water Plan
constitutes the combined water plan for the Rio Jemez and the Rio
Puerco Subregions and is Chapter 12 of the
Middle Rio Grande Regional Water Plan.
The Rio Grande Subregional
The Rio Puerco y Rio Jemez Subregional
Letters of Transmittal
Letters from the Chair of the Water Assembly and the
Executive Director of MRCOG to the New Mexico Interstate Stream
Progress Items Since the Regional Water Plan
Since the 2004 acceptance of the Regional Water Plan by
the local governments in the Region and by the New Mexico Interstate
Stream Commission, many water-related actions have been taken.
Some of these actions have been more and some less effective in helpin the region meet the Mission of the Plan:
"Balance Use with Renewable Supply". The link below
identifies some of those key actions, as of June, 2010.
to key actions since 2004 acceptance of the Plan (0.1 MB)
Additional Supporting Documents
In addition to the plan itself, the link below provides
access to numerous documents developed during the
planning process, including legal, economic and scientific analyses
together with the public participation process, all done on fulfillment
of the planning requirements. The archive link below provides access to
those supporting documents.