The mission of the Environmental Law Society, University of New Mexico School of Law, is the following:
- Promote awareness of environmental, natural, and cultural resource issues and their legal, political, and socio-economic implications.
- Facilitate environmental, natural, and cultural resource activism through example, education, and community involvement.
- Encourage communication and collaboration between the conservation, social justice, and political/legal communities.
- Enhance the law school experience for students interested in environmental, natural, and cultural resource issues confronting New Mexico and our world.