Category Archives: Events

NPSNM awarding conservation grants & donations

The Native Plant Society of New Mexico awards grants and makes donations to individuals and organizations that further the mission of the Society. The NPSNM Mission Statement The Native Plant Society of New Mexico is a non-profit organization that strives … Continue reading

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Riparian Restoration for Native Plants on the Rio Grande

“Riparian Restoration for Native Plants on the Rio Grande,”  presented by Valerie Williams of the Taos BLM office.  Her presentation will cover education on riparian ecosystems, including native and non-native vegetation issues, migratory birds, the endangered southwestern willow flycatcher. and a … Continue reading

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Videos of Taos Meetings Available

The Digital Media Arts of UNM-Taos has been taping the speakers at the Taos chapter meetings since 2014.  These are available for viewing on the UNM-Taos YouTube channel.  Click here for a complete list: Video List Taos

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California NPS Conservation Conference

The big Conservation Conference is almost here! Workshops are selling out, hotels are filling up, and those who don’t register soon will be left at home while their friends are having a great time. Below are some updates and hints to make … Continue reading

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National Native Seed Conference

April 13-16, 2015  Santa Fe, New Mexico Call for Proposals: Symposia, Panels, Workshops Deadline for proposals is December 10, 2014Call for Abstracts: Oral Presentations and Posters Deadline for abstracts is January 14, 2015 View the conference website for more details: … Continue reading

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Otero Chapter Announces NMSU Spring Grants Program

The Otero Chapter of NPSNM is offering up to $4100 in grants for the NMSU spring 2015 semester.  For the announcement click here: 2015 Grant Announcement. For information about application guidelines click here: 2015 Grant Application.

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Cibola National Forest and National Grassland Plans

Date: November 4, 2014 Dear Cibola National Forest User and Interested Public: The Cibola National Forest and National Grasslands are currently revising the 1985 Forest Plan. During this process, communities and interested groups are encouraged to participate in the meetings … Continue reading

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NPSNM Grants for 2015

The Native Plant Society of New Mexico awards grants and makes donations to individuals and organizations that further the mission of the Society. Grant Applications are due December 31, 2014.  Please click here for full details. The NPSNM Mission Statement … Continue reading

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Bureau of Land Management (BLM)’s Native Plant Materials and Seeds of Success Program

On Wednesday November 5th, the public is invited to a program focused on the Bureau of Land Management (BLM)’s Native Plant Materials and Seeds of Success Program, presented by BLM botanists Mike Howard and Sheila Williams. Mike Howard and Sheila … Continue reading

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Learn About Edible Plants in the Chihuahuan Desert

Carolyn Gressitt, president of the Las Cruces chapter of the Native Plant Society of New Mexico, will give a lecture on Edible Plants in the Chihuahuan Desert on Saturday, September 27 at noon at Branigan Cultural Center. This September, Branigan … Continue reading

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