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Our Mission: Preserving New Mexico’s land heritage by helping people conserve the places they love.

Whether you are a New Mexico native, a transplant or a frequent visitor, one of the things you love most about this state is the beauty and character of its land. It nurtures an amazing variety of species and its unique scenic beauty captivates residents and draws tourists from all over the world. The land is the foundation of the New Mexico experience.

In 2002, the New Mexico Land Conservancy was formed to help preserve this land heritage. To date, NMLC has conserved more than 153,000 acres of land throughout the state at community, watershed and landscape scales.  We call that a good start, but our plans for the future are bigger. We’ve set an ambitious 25-year goal of expanding that to one million acres by 2037.

How will we meet our goal? By partnering with others who share the same passion and vision to keep New Mexico the “Land of Enchantment,” and the same desire to preserve its resources for the benefit and enjoyment of local communities, the public and future generations of New Mexicans.

New Mexicans trust us to preserve the land they love. We invite you to join us in ensuring that the heritage we have received is the legacy we leave.

 


                                                                         

 

 

EVENT

NMLC’s 15th YEAR ANNIVERSARY!

2017 marks a special year for the New Mexico Land Conservancy. It’s our 15th year anniversary. We invite you to come celebrate with us …
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NMLC ANNOUNCEMENT

Support NMLC by using your debit or credit card!

What if there was a really easy new way to give your spare change to support land conservation around the state? Now there is! Go to: http://mychange.com/new-mexico-land-conservancy
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NMLC UPDATE

Congress Makes Tax Incentive Permanent!

From our friends at the Land Trust Alliance: In a strong bipartisan action, the Senate voted 65-33 to pass the bill that will make the tax incentive for conservation easement donations permanent.
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NMLC ANNOUNCEMENT

Latest episode of Out on the Land spotlights Carrizo Valley Ranch

Watch Out on the Land's recent episode profiling Sid and Cheryl Goodloe and their innovative management practices at Carrizo Valley Ranch. http://outontheland.com/season-6-episode-71-carrizo-valley-ranch-new-mexico/
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NMLC ANNOUNCEMENT

NMLC’s 2015 Annual Report is Here

Take a look at our 2015 Annual Report to learn about the conservation projects that NMLC completed in 2015!
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NMLC UPDATE

NMLC Awarded Accreditation by the Land Trust Accreditation Commission

On February 26, 2015 the New Mexico Land Conservancy announced that it has been awarded accreditation by the Land Trust Accreditation Commission, an independent program of the Land Trust Alliance.
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