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  1. Glenwood, Virden enthusiastic about diversion projectsRead the original story

    Friday Jul 13 | Scdailypress.com

    Folks who attended the Gila and San Francisco rivers diversion project scoping meetings in Glenwood and Virden, held by the New Mexico Interstate Stream Commission and U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, voiced generally enthusiastic support for the project as so far planned. The attendees were torn on whether or not the open-house format of the meetings was as successful as it could be.

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  2. NM Cap Entity meets in regular session 070318; addresses project confirmation package, part 1Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 3 | The Grant County Beat

    ... the proposed action and its storage. "My letter goes over the proposed action on the Gila, the San Francisco and in Virden and includes the removal of two ponds in Gila and one in Virden," Gutierrez said. "The letter identifies the critical habitat ...

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  3. Blowing dust in southern parts of Grant County and western parts of Hidalgo County 062318Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 23 | The Grant County Beat

    Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley- Including the cities of Lordsburg, Red Rock, and Virden 1258 PM MDT Sat Jun 23 2018 At 12:50 PM MDT areas of blowing dust were observed near the Lordsburg Playas. Wind speeds to around 20 mph and gusts up to 30 mph are going to generate dust channels along the I-10 corridor west of Lordsburg to the Arizona border.

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  4. Gila diversion project enters NEPA processRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2018 | Scdailypress.com

    ... in communities both in Arizona and New Mexico. In New Mexico, meetings will be held in Glenwood, Cliff, Silver City, Virden and Albuquerque. In Arizona, meetings will be held in Safford, San Carlos and Chandler. The meetings will be held during the ...

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  5. Bureau of Reclamation and New Mexico Interstate Stream Commission...Read the original story

    Jun 14, 2018 | The Grant County Beat

    ... convey it for storage in off-stream storage sites in the Cliff-Gila Valley, along the San Francisco River and in the Virden Valley in New Mexico, and deliver it to the target New Mexico water users. The attached newsletter announces the public ...

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  6. NM Cap Entity approves letter of response and fiscal year 2020 preliminary budget 040318Read the original story

    Apr 8, 2018 | The Grant County Beat

    ... action includes project components in three areas-the Upper Gila Valley, along the San Francisco River and in the Virden Valley. Diversion structures in the Upper Gila and San Francisco, conveyance (ditch) improvements in all three identified areas ...

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  7. NM Cap Entity clarifies items from the past two meetings 040318Read the original story

    Apr 3, 2018 | The Grant County Beat

    ... to what the GBIC contemplates." Vance Lee, representing Hidalgo County, said it was similar "to what we have in Virden. Ours have withstood 35,700 cfs (cubic feet per second) flows, like we had in 2005. We can take water at 10,000 cfs, but we don't ...

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  8. CAPE approves engineering work, debates costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... by December 31. The scope of work approved Wednesday authorizes AECOM to develop new diversion/yield models for the Virden Valley and San Francisco River projects, and to help coordinate the NEPA process. It was approved but not without expressions ...

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  9. CAPE approves engineering work, debates costsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2018 | Deming Headlight

    ... by December 31. The scope of work approved Wednesday authorizes AECOM to develop new diversion/yield models for the Virden Valley and San Francisco River projects, and to help coordinate the NEPA process. It was approved but not without expressions ...

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  10. NM Cap Entity approves scope of work to Aecom 032118Read the original story

    Mar 22, 2018 | The Grant County Beat

    ... action includes project components in three areas-the Upper Gila Valley, along the San Francisco River and in the Virden Valley. Diversion structures in the Upper Gila and San Francisco, conveyance (ditch) improvements in all three identified areas ...

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  11. NM Cap Entity addresses rest of new business and holds member roundtable discussion 030518 part 3Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2018 | The Grant County Beat

    ... analysis of the San Francisco projects? How much more will it cost for NEPA with the additional analysis of the Virden projects? Will the exchange rates continue to increase at the same rate as the past 10 years? Do you have any estimate for ...

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  12. NM Cap Entity discusses new business items at meeting 030518Read the original story

    Mar 5, 2018 | The Grant County Beat

    ... referring to the Globe Equity would be removed. "Globe Equity water would be the same as adjudicated water in the Virden Valley," Gutierrez said. "We wanted the NEPA done, but we removed it because we didn't want to exclude it by saying 'except for ...

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  13. NM Cap Entity holds more than three-hour meeting 030518, part 1Read the original story

    Mar 7, 2018 | The Grant County Beat

    ... Mexico CAP Entity Executive Director Anthony Gutierrez said one item was in the Upper Gila Valley and the other in Virden. "One of the places in the Upper Gila Valley for a storage pond, we have received notice that this pond is on private property ...

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  14. CAPE weighs Gila River diversion projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2018 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... The questions include requests for estimates of the additional costs for NEPA analyses for the San Francisco River, Virden, and Gila areas as well as costs that may be expected for water exchange costs in the future. "We better have answers to these ...

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  15. Wind Advisory 022418Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2018 | The Grant County Beat

    Southwest Desert/Lower Gila River Valley-Lowlands of the Bootheel-Uplands of the Bootheel-Southwest Desert/Mimbres Basin-Including the cities of Lordsburg, Red Rock, Virden, Antelope Wells, Animas, Hachita, Cloverdale, Deming, and Columbus 351 PM MST Thu Feb 22 2018 The National Weather Service in El Paso Tx/Santa Teresa has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 2 PM to 8 PM MST Friday. * WINDS...Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph in the morning, increasing to 25 to 35 mph by mid afternoon.

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  16. GBIC hears ditch reports and discusses diversion alternatives 020718Read the original story

    Feb 11, 2018 | The Grant County Beat

    ... fixed up, EQIP (environmental quality incentives program) can help individual ditch owners with their efficiency. In Virden, they are primarily using groundwater and can't irrigate with surface water any more. We can help with dollars for efficient ...

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  17. NM Cap Entity hears and discusses presentation 020618Read the original story

    Feb 6, 2018 | The Grant County Beat

    ... needs to be captured and stored. He noted the proposed action contains no information about the location and size of Virden Valley storage ponds, so yield cannot be determined. Gaume also says a New Mexico Unit on the San Francisco River develops ...

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  18. Gila Diversion debated at CAP meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | Silver City Sun-News

    ... Act, to include storage and conveyance components on the San Francisco River, Weedy Canyon, and infrastructure in the Virden Valley. The NEPA process must be complete before the final project obtains a required signoff from the Bureau of Reclamation ...

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  19. NM Cap Entity discuses budget adjustments and next steps 120517Read the original story

    Dec 5, 2017 | The Grant County Beat

    ... storage and need more information." The work order was approved, after Shannon asked for clarification that the Virden Valley in this case was considered part of the Upper Gila, which it was confirmed it was for the work order. Work Order CAP-1703P ...

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  20. NMCAP Entity discusses an amendment to the JPA 120517Read the original story

    Dec 5, 2017 | The Grant County Beat

    ... that used to be irrigated." He said about 4,865 acres in the Upper Gila Valley could potentially be irrigated. In Virden, the Sunset Ditch provides water to about 575 acres, and the New Model to 44, with about 142 acres not being irrigated. "The ...

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