Save the Organ Mountains
The jagged peaks are a spectacular backdrop to Las Cruces and home to at-risk wildlife species and 10,000 years of history. But development is quickly encroaching. Learn more.
Through Environment New Mexico, thousands of citizen members are teaming up with a professional staff to stand up for the places we love and the environmental values we share.
At our urging, President Obama permanently protected a pristine region known as Rio Grande del Norte near Taos by designating the area a national monument. This region, which is known for diverse wildlife and incredible mountain scenery, is now permanently protected from development.