Environmental Health News

New Mexico Environmental Public Health Network Update»

August 9, 2023 – Free Series on Climate Change and Mental Health There is an strong connection between climate change and mental health.  According to the American Psychiatric Association, climate change can lead to job…

2023 New Mexico Legislative Session Review»

June 8, 2023 – As many of you know, the Public Health and Climate Resiliency Act, House Bill 42/Senate Bill 5, the priority legislation for the New Mexico Public Health Environmental Network and a…

Support the New Mexico Climate Public Health Act»

November 17, 2022 – We recently let you know that Nathaniel Matthews-Trigg, an advisory committee member of the New Mexico Environmental Public Health Network (a project of NM Voices for Children), gave a presentation…

Children, Climate Change, and New Mexico»

May 23, 2022 – Methane is responsible for 25% of climate pollution and is the most potent greenhouse gas. In the first two decades after its release, it traps 80 times more heat in…