It is estimated that there are over 15,000 abandoned mine features in the State of New Mexico. They range from shallow prospect pits to 500 feet deep mine shafts to piles of coal gob (mine waste).
The links to the right provide more information about the program.
John Kretzmann, P.E.,
AML Program Story Map Journal
What to Do - Abandoned Mine Emergency
FAQ - AML
Projects Under Development
Hazards of Abandoned Mines
Reported Fatalities and Injuries
Award-winning Work in New Mexico
Wildlife in Abandoned Mines
NAAMLP Annual Scholarship
RFPs and ITBs