A CAVU Initiative Videos/Podcasts

Chapter One: What Isn't There to Love About New Mexico?

Chapter One: What Isn't There to Love About New Mexico?

    Released November 2017

  • What isn’t there to love about New Mexico?
  • An introduction to methane: problems & solutions
  • The need for state-level solutions

FORUM

Chapter Two: The Nuts & Bolts of Oil & Gas

Chapter Two: The Nuts & Bolts of Oil & Gas

    Released February 2018

  • The history of oil & gas development in New Mexico
  • Differentiating between the San Juan & Permian basins
  • How are we “booming” in one basin and “busting” in another?

PODCAST

 

Chapter Three: A Changing Landscape

Chapter Three: A Changing Landscape

    Released April 2018

  • How energy development exacerbates climate change
  • Climate impacts to our water, land and culture
  • What are the opportunities to address climate change and be a good neighbor in the Four Corners?

PODCAST

 

Chapter Four: Living with Oil & Gas in the San Juan Basin (coming July)

Chapter Four: Living with Oil & Gas in the San Juan Basin (coming July)

  • Living through boom & bust cycles, as told by residents
  • Impacts to public health and public lands
  • Diversifying our way into a stable economy

 

Chapter Five: Living with Oil & Gas in the Permian Basin (coming soon)

Chapter Five: Living with Oil & Gas in the Permian Basin (coming soon)

  • An in-depth look at a basin that’s really booming
  • Grappling with homelessness, man camps, affordable housing and worker health
  • The Permian as a model for methane capture
Chapter 6: Our Public Lands of Enchantment (coming soon)

Chapter 6: Our Public Lands of Enchantment (coming soon)

  • Exploring our dynamic connections to the land
  • How have extractive industries affected public access & use of our public lands?
  • How can we responsibly balance and develop all our public lands resources?
Chapter Seven: Methane Mitigation (coming soon)

Chapter Seven: Methane Mitigation (coming soon)

  • The technology for methane capture exists; how does it work and why isn’t it being used?
  • Federal methane rules: one administration giveth, another taketh away
  • and why that presents a lot of opportunities at the state level
Solutions Seekers (coming soon)

Solutions Seekers (coming soon)

At this point, we’ve all received an education. In the filming of UNEARTHED, we’ve met so many visionaries with many solutions to our state’s woes. Let’s come together and highlight a few paths towards a better New Mexico for all!

Interested in using the UNEARTHED series in your work? Our series is FREE to all! 
Email us at thrive@cavu.org for download links and to share info about your work.