Category Archives: What’s New

Santa Fe Meeting: The Pueblo Food Experience

The Santa Fe Chapter of the Native Plant Society of New Mexico presents a free talk by Porter Swentzell entitled, “The Pueblo Food Experience.” Porter Swentzell is from Santa Clara Pueblo and Assistant Professor of Indigenous Studies at the Institute of American … Continue reading

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Designing Shared Habitat

On Wednesday January 4th at 7:00 p.m. at the NM Museum of Natural History (1801 Mountain Rd. NW, Albuquerque), the public is invited to a program on designing shared habitat with New Mexico’s native plants presented by landscape designer and author Judith Phillips. Landscape … Continue reading

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NPSNM Hiring Outreach Coordinator

Dear Friends of NPSNM NPSNM is seeking to hire an entry-level Outreach Coordinator with strong communication and social media skills to expand and diversify the membership, enhance communication within state chapters, modernize the NPSNM website content, solicit content for a … Continue reading

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Santa Fe Lecture: “Save a Place for Wildlife”

The Santa Fe Chapter of the Native Plant Society of New Mexico presents a free talk by George Miller entitled,“Save a Place for Wildlife.” The meeting and talk is on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 6:30 pm at Christ Lutheran Church. Human housing … Continue reading

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Public Lecture: Ancient Plant Use in SE NM

Subject: Public Presentation in Artesia, Carlsbad, and Roswell on Ancient Plant Use in SE NM Dr. William Whitehead will discuss the most common plants found in the Bureau of Land Management, Carlsbad Field Office region and present their uses by … Continue reading

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New conservation programs for NM native plants

On Wednesday November 2nd at 7:00 p.m. at the NM Museum of Natural History (1801 Mountain Rd. NW, Albuquerque), the public is invited to a program on new conservation programs for New Mexico’s native plants presented by restoration ecologist Melanie Gisler. Melanie will … Continue reading

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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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“Managing the River to Failure — Is There A Better Way?”

MRGWA Water Conference from 9-3 on 10/22/16 @ UNM Please participate in the Middle Rio Grande Water Assembly’s annual conference entitled “Managing the river to failure — Is there a better way?”, tobe held on October 22, 2016 from 9 … Continue reading

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2016-17 Grants in Botany Otero Chapter

The Otero Chapter of the Native Plant Society of New Mexico is offering up to $4000 in grants for the fall 2016 semester.  The grant(s) may be awarded to one person or split among several applicants.  Grant applications will be … Continue reading

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Albuquerque talk: Flora Neomexicana

The public is invited to a program presented by Dr. Kelly Allred, retired NMSU professor and author ofFlora Neomexicana, the definitive compilation of the plant species that occur in New Mexico on Wednesday October 5th at 7:00 p.m. at the … Continue reading

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