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 the native peoples of Southeastern New Mexico, both archaeologically and historically.  Dr. Whitehead of SWCA, Inc.,has a forthcoming book, coauthored by Conner Flynn, providing information on plant use.  The times and places are listed below:

November 3, 2016 – Roswell

2:00 p.m.

Bureau of Land Management Roswell Field Office

2909 West Second Street

Roswell, New Mexico

November 4, 2016 – Artesia

12:00 p.m.

Artesia Public Library

205 West Quay

Artesia, New Mexico

November 5, 2016 – Carlsbad

2:00 p;m.

Carlsbad Museum and Art Center

418 West Fox Street

Carlsbad, New Mexico


We hope to see you at the program!


Martin Stein


BLM, Carlsbad Field Office

620 East Greene Street

Carlsbad, New Mexico 88220-6292

(575) 234-5967

(575) 885-9264 FAX