Nuclear Cycle Contamination in New Mexico

1940s plutonium processing facility

New Mexico has a unique combination of many aspects of the nuclear fuel cycle from uranium mining to uranium enrichment for nuclear power; weapons manufacturing to weapons testing; deconversion and testing of depleted uranium; storage and disposal of nuclear waste; and finally nuclear and chemical contamination of the water, air, land and people.

NGOs Working to Prevent Nuclear Cycle Contamination
Amigos Bravos –
Bluewater Valley Downstream Alliance –
Citizen Action New Mexico –
Citizens for Alternatives to Radioactive Dumping –
Concerned Citizens for Nuclear Safety –
Dineh Bidziil Coalition
Eastern Navajo Diné Against Uranium Mining (ENDAUM) Honor Our Pueblo Existence
Laguna-Acoma Coalition for a Safe Environment
Multicultural Alliance for a Safe Environment (MASE) –
New Mexico Environmental Law Center –
Nuclear Watch New Mexico –
Partnership for Earth Spirituality –
Post-71 Uranium Workers Committee –
Southwest Research and Information Center –
Stop the War Machine –
Tewa Women United –
TEWA – Tewa Environmental Watch Alliance
Think Outside the Bomb
Tularosa Basin Downwinders ConsortiumWestern Mining Action Network –



Nuclear Cycle Contamination in New Mexico — 2 Comments

  1. Please can you help me obtain a better and bigger image of the maps. I am moving to the area and would like to know how dangerous the water and land issues are. Thank you for your reply.

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