New Mexico
Environment Department

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

NMED consists of Offices, Divisions, Bureaus, and Programs.  Some programs focus on specific media (air, water, waste) while others are independent and department-wide.  For more information see our our A-Z list or About NMED page.

Office of the Secretary


  • Office of General Counsel & Environmental Policy

Environmental Protection Division

Resource Protection Division

Water Protection Division



Administrative Services Division

Office of Information Technology

Operational Support Division

  • Applications development, Desktop support, Data management, GIS, Information Systems, Networks
  • Border issues (NM/Mexico)
  • Financial Services Bureau
  • Emergency Operations