New Mexico
Environment Department

Contact Information:
(505) 827-2855 MAIN // 1-800-219-6157 (toll free)
Environmental Emergencies:
505-827-9329 (24 hrs)

Air Quality Bureau

Modeling and Emission Inventory

Dispersion Modeling and Emissions Inventory Section

The mission of the Dispersion Modeling and Emissions Inventory Section is to ensure that modeling tools, methods, data, and emissions inventories are of high quality and are applied in consistent, equitable, and reasonable manners for purposes of air quality planning.

Sources of Information

Air Quality Control Regions Detailed definitions of AQCRs
Class I Areas Map of mandatory Class I areas
Dispersion modeling overview What is dispersion modeling?
Elevation data Links to DEM data
Emission Inventory Emissions Inventory Home Page (reporting, deadlines)
Links Links to more information
Meteorology Meteorology, plume depletion, and ozone data files
Monitoring Information about current and past monitoring data.
Nonattainment Areas Areas above air quality standards
PSD baseline dates Dates PSD baseline concentrations were established.
Publications Dispersion Modeling Guidelines and other documents.
Staff Contact information for Modeling and Inventory employees.
Surrounding Sources MergeMaster Modeling Inventory

For additional information concerning the information on this page, please contact Eric Peters with our Dispersion Modeling group at 505-629-5299 or by e-mail at