Friends releases new Public Lands Teaching Curriculum

Friends of the Organ Mountains-Deserts Peaks with a class

Friends of Organ Mountains are pleased to provide our free public lands curriculum to educators and anyone who values and cares about our public lands. This curriculum meets Next Generation Science Standards for grades K through […]

Friends announce the creation of a docent program

La Cueva Trailhead sign

Friends of Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks is excited to announce the launch of a new initiative to upgrade the visitor experience at Dripping Springs. Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument has seen […]

Rafting the Rio Bravo

Students rafting the Rio Bravo

This was a 2-day event as part of Nuestra Tierra Conservation Project! On Thursday we enjoyed talking to members from the Boys & Girls Club of Las Cruces about the […]

Youth Conservation Core Trail Project

A group of people wearing hats and holding hiking poles

  Youth Conservation Core completed trail work at La Cueva on June 22 as part of the Monumental Trails Program with Southern New Mexico Trail Alliance and the Friends. Crew […]

Every Kid in a Park Summer Camp 2017

Kids hiking

June 12-16, 2017 Eleven 4th grade girls from Doña Ana County experienced a week of outdoor adventure and hands-on learning all over Southern New Mexico’s Public Lands. This free camp […]

Community Education & Outreach VISTA

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Do you have a passion for education and community outreach? To apply, visit Check out our AmeriCorps Community Education & Outreach VISTA position! The Community Education & Outreach VISTA position […]