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New Mexico

Rio Grande Water Fund Supporters

The Nature Conservancy thanks the generous investors who have contributed to our Rio Grande Water Fund. Working together we can ensure a sustainable future for New Mexico’s water. Contact Jackie Hall at (505) 946-2021 to learn more about how you can join this group of conservation leaders. 

Founding Investor 

Bernalillo County
LOR Foundation
Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation
Lowe’s Companies
Ms. Dorine Smith and Mr. Steven Hecht
U.S. Bureau of Reclamation through the Southern Rockies Landscape Conservation Cooperative
U.S. Forest Service
Ciudad Soil and Water Conservation District

Lead Investor

Buckman Direct Diversion Project
McCune Charitable Foundation
Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District
New Mexico Department of Game and Fish
New Mexico Watershed and Dam Owners Coalition
PNM Resources, Inc.

Secure Investor

Albuquerque Bernalillo County Water Utility Authority
Jonathan and Kathleen Altman Foundation
Edgewood Soil & Water Conservation District
New Mexico Interstate Stream Commission
Santa Fe Community Foundation
U.S. Geological Survey


Avalon Trust
General Mills Foundation
Los Alamos County
Tides Foundation
Wells Fargo Bank/Wells Fargo Foundation

Additional support provided by:

Bank of Albuquerque
Mr. Irving M. Deitz, III
Los Alamos National Bank
Kelly’s Brewery

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