Our River, Our Water, Our Future

Santa Fe Mayoral and City Council Candidates Answer our Questions

These questions were submitted for distribution by the individual members of the Board of Directors of the Santa Fe Watershed Association.  The questions and the resulting answers are posted as they were submitted and were not edited prior to this posting.  The order of the responses in the survey, were in the order that they were received by us.  The Santa Fe Watershed Association does not endorse any one candidate for any of the offices being contested.  The information is deemed reliable but cannot be guaranteed. Click here to read the Mayoral Candidates’ answers and here for the City Council candidates’ answers.


225 Volunteers at 12th Annual Love Your River Day!

Thank you, Love Your River Day volunteers! We broke last year’s attendance with 225 people, which means more trash than ever before was removed from the river! Special thank you to our Steward Teams: Aldea and Friends, Bill and Heather Leeson, Capitol High School NHS, Desert Montessori, Santa Fe Center for Spiritual Living, Santa Fe Garden Club, Santa Fe High School NHS and Biology, Santa Fe High Navy JROTC, Santa Fe Indian School, St. Elizabeth Shelter, Wastewater Treatment Plant, and WWWoW. We love our volunteers and Steward Teams! We’ll see you at our next community cleanup this summer!


  Thank you to all of our Sponsors and Donors!

Our 3rd Annual Winter Watershed Benefit was a success!

AlphaGraphics, Anna Hansen, County Commissioner, Anonymous, Authentic Traditions Gallery, Barrio Brinery, Black Mesa Winery, Carol Branch, Center for Contemporary Arts,Charlie Gonzales, Planning Commissioner, Constellation Home Electronics, Deb French, Eric Mindling, Four Seasons Rancho Encantado and Adventure Center, Georgia O’Keeffe Museum, Ghost Ranch, Hotel Santa Fe, Janet McVickar, Jerry West, JesseRoach, Kioti, Los Alamos National Bank, Maureen McCarthy, Mesa Prieta Petroglyph Project, Millennial Method, Newman’s Nursery, Outside Magazine, Photographs by Bryce Warren, Rick Fisher Art, Robert Duran, Santa Fe Farmers Market, Santa Fe Independent Film Festival, Santa Fe Prep, Santa Fe Spirits, SAR, Ski Santa Fe, Sunrise Springs, Tallulah Blu, Xena Carter, Teca Tu, Ted Turner Expeditions, Top Dog Pet Resort, Traditions Mexico, US Eagle Federal Credit Union, Utopia at Eldorado, Vivac Winery, Wild Birds Unlimited