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Today, the CEC released its Conservation Assessment for the Big Bend-Río Bravo Region: A Binational Collaborative Approach to Conservation, which identifies 29 priority conservation areas in a region straddling the United States-Mexico border that includes 11 different protected areas in the states of Texas, Coahuila, and Chihuahua.
The free event highlights cutting-edge, interdisciplinary digital media projections and installations by SFUAD students. Santa Fe, NM (PRWEB) April 23, 2014
TAOS SKI VALLEY, N.M., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Taos Ski Valley will this summer launch four new mountain biking trails, including a family friendly biking park that offers something for
NOVA Corporation, an award-winning Information Technology (IT) company owned by the Navajo Nation, is one big step closer to opening a large data center in Albuquerque. Albuquerque,
Photovoltaic solar-panel windows could be next for your house LOS ALAMOS, N.M., April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A house window that doubles as a solar panel could be on the
Stores across the Southwest to help MDA families with the sale of "Make a Muscle" Mobiles. Phoenix (PRWEB) April 09, 2014 More than 230 Western
The creators of the popular restaurant point of sale Lavu iPad POS will host their second annual international conference to be attended by over 100 partners from 12 countries. ALBUQUERQUE,
MIDLAND, Texas, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Oryx Midstream Services, LLC (Oryx) today announced it has received an equity commitment totaling up to $300 million from Quantum Energy Partners,
Dramatic distribution losses and a few major distribution gains are forecasted for southwestern bird and reptile species as the climate changes
Innovative iPad POS software developers Lavu Inc will host their second annual International conference for partners, resellers, local government officials and members of the press.
The Gila National Forest is a protected national forest in New Mexico in the southwestern United States established in 1905. It covers about 2,710,659 acres of public land, making it the 6th largest National Forest in the continental U.S. The forest also manages the part of Apache National Forest that lies in New Mexico which totals an additional 614,202 acres for a total of 3.3 million acres managed by the Gila National Forest. A portion of the area, the Gila Wilderness and the Blue Range...
Carson National Forest is a national forest in northern New Mexico, United States. It is made up of 1.5 million acres and is administered by the United States Forest Service. The Forest Service’s “mixed use” policy permits it use for recreation, resource extraction, and grazing. The forest was once inhabited by the Ancestral Pueblo people, who left ruins of adobe dwellings and other artifacts at an archaeological site that is now called Pot Creek Cultural Site. Some areas of the...
The Apache-Sitgreaves National Forest is a 2.76 million acre United States National Forest which runs along the Mogollon Rim and the White Mountains in east-central Arizona and extending into the U.S. state of New Mexico. Both forests are managed as one unit by USDA Forest Service from the forest headquarters in Springerville, Arizona. It has over 400 species of wildlife. With its high elevation and cool summer breezes, it is a popular weekend destination from the hot desert for Phoenix,...
Cibola National Forest is a national forest that is located in New Mexico in the United States. The park, which contains 1,633,783 acres, holds grasslands that extend into Oklahoma and Texas and is separated into four ranger districts known as the Mountainair district, the Mt. Taylor district, the Sandia district, and the Magdalena district. This national forest is home to numerous mountains including the Zuni, Magdalene, the Bear, and Sandia Mountains. Elevations within the park vary between...
Carlsbad Caverns National Park is located in southeastern New Mexico in the United States. The park holds 46,766 acres of land, of which 2/3 is a designated wilderness, and is thought to have been discovered by Jim White, who entered the Carlsbad Caverns and named many of the areas within the caverns, including Queens Chamber, New Mexico Room, Green Lake Room, Giant Dome, Witch's Finger, and Bottomless Pit. President Calvin Coolidge established the area as a national monument in 1923, but it...
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