Director Correspondence regarding contamination

Michael Morisy filed this request with the Oil Conservation Division of New Mexico.


From: Michael Morisy

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New Mexico Inspection of Public Records Act, I hereby request the following documents:

All correspondence/ reports on oil and gas- related water contamination by Chris Williams, the former director of the Hobbs office of the Oil Conservation Division of New Mexico.

I also request that, if appropriate, fees be waived as I believe this request is in the public interest. The requested documents will be made available to the general public free of charge as part of the public information service at, processed by a representative of the news media/press and is made in the process of news gathering and not for commercial usage.

In the event that fees cannot be waived, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 15 business days, as the statute requires.


Michael Morisy

From: Sita, Susan, EMNRD

Mr. Morisy,
Please see the attached letter regarding your inspection of public records request.

From: Sita, Susan, EMNRD

Mr. Morisy,

You have requested all correspondence and reports on oil and gas-related water contamination by Chris Williams. The following link contains all of the documents that are responsive to your request: