The Joe M Stell Water Ombudsman Program

Taos Adjudication (Abeyta)

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The Joe M Stell Water Ombudsman Program is a New Mexico state-wide program within the Utton Center at the University of New Mexico School of Law. The Ombudsman Program assists unrepresented water right claimants in navigating the New Mexico adjudication process. Adjudication The Program provides telephone assistance, mailings and public presentations.

Ombudsman's direct line: 505-277-0551
Darcy S. Bushnell, Director

Taos Pueblo Settlement, what’s happened, what's next:

Taos Settlement Historic Time Line
Taos Settlement Summary

Court Filings:

Technical Documents:

Meetings:

  • June 2, 2014 Informal Meeting to answer Objectors’ questions
  • May 12, 2014 Informal Meeting to answer Objectors’ questions
  • September 17, 2013 & October 8, 2013 Public Meetings at the Rio Grande Hall, Taos Convention Center 120 Civic Plaza Dr., Taos, NM

Settlement Agreement & Settlement Acts: