New Mexico Contact

Charles Thompson P.E. Dam Safety Bureau Chief NM Office of the State Engineer PO Box 25102 Santa Fe, NM 87504-5102 Email: charles.thompson@state.nm.us Tel: (505) 383-4134 Fax: (505) 827-6068

State Program Statistics

2017
  • State-regulated dams: 298
  • High hazard potential: 169
  • Significant hazard potential: 48
  • Low hazard potential: 81
  • State dam safety FTE's: 6
  • Total Budget: $667,500
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2016 National Inventory of Dams

Image from the National Inventory of Dams (NID) which includes dams more than 25' in height or storing more than 50 acre-ft, or classified as HH or SH potential
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