The Clean Water Act (CWA) Section 404 permitting program within the Albuquerque District's Area of Responsibility (AOR) for New Mexico (NM) and West Texas (TX) is administered by the NM/TX Branch of the Regulatory Division. The AOR of the NM/TX Branch covers the entire State of New Mexico and parts of West Texas—extending along the U.S./Mexico until reaching the confluence of the Pecos River and the Rio Grande.
There are three Regulatory offices within the NM/TX Branch: the Albuquerque District Office and two field offices. The mailing addresses are as follows: 4101 Jefferson Plaza NE Albuquerque, NM 87109 (Albuquerque District Office); 1970 East 3rd Avenue, Suite 109 Durango, CO 81301 (Durango Field Office); 200 E. Griggs Avenue Las Cruces, NM 88001 (Las Cruces Field Office).
The map below depicts the AOR for the NM/TX Regulatory Branch AOR and Points of Contact for projects located therein.
For assistance with projects located in San Juan County, contact Wyatt Medley in the Durango Field Office at (970)-259-1764.
For assistance with projects located in Colfax, Union, Mora, Harding, San Miguel, and Santa Fe Counties, contact the NM/TX Branch in the Albuquerque District office at (505)-231-3280.
For assistance with projects located in Taos, McKinley, Quay, Curry, and Roosevelt counties, contact Daniel Delgado in the Albuquerque District office at (505)-342-3111.
For assistance with projects located in Rio Arriba, Bernalillo, and Socorro counties, contact NM/TX Branch in the Albuquerque District office at (505)-231-3280.
For assistance with projects located in Sandoval, Cibola, Valencia, Torrance, Guadalupe, and De Baca counties, contact Forrest Luna in the Albuquerque District office at (505)-342-3678.
For assistance with projects located in all other counties located in southern New Mexico and West Texas, contact either Justin Riggs at (575)-652-4574 or Reid Riley in the Las Cruces Field Office at (575)-652-3709.
For general inquiries, contact the New Mexico/West Texas Branch in the Albuquerque District Office at (505)-342-3280.