Cody Nelson

Cody Nelson

Cody Nelson is an independent journalist whose work focuses primarily on investigative environmental reporting and producing audio documentaries. Cody is the producer and co-creator of a documentary podcast called Parks, a regular contributor to The Guardian, and a producer for Blue Wire Podcasts. His writing has been published with many other fine outlets including Floodlight, Capital & Main, High Country News, Audubon magazine, and the New Mexico Political Report. Before going independent, Cody was a reporter and producer at Minnesota Public Radio. 

Oil industry tailored air quality law with help from NM’s top environment official

By: - September 18, 2021

Last legislative session, one of the bills that Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham championed was the Clean Fuel Standard Act. Her administration touted it as a market-based approach to climate change that would require fuel companies to reduce the amount of carbon in their fuels in New Mexico.  Among those tasked with shepherding the act forward […]