Calendar 2019

The NMACD 2018 ANNUAL MEETING (held October 29-31) Photo Album is posted under 
News and Events/State.

April - Ag Ambassador (New Program) in April in Albuquerque
April 28-May 5 - Soil Stewardship Week


WHAT:  State & Federal Agency Leadership Meetings with NM Soil & Water Conservation Districts Leadership

WHY:  To Build Relationships, Coordinate and Communicate Concerning Opportunities for Projects & Programs

WHEN:  May 15th, June 20th, July 30th

WHERE:  Las Cruces- Hotel Encanto- May 15th

              Albuquerque- tbd- June 20th

              Hobbs-tbd- July 30th

Meetings will be from 1pm-3pm with Elected Officials from Soil and Water Conservation Districts across the state!

2 Focus Questions for the Meetings will be:

  1. How would your agency like to work with the Soil and Water Conservation Districts and landowners on the new state law for Healthy Soils to be carried out through NMDA?
  2. How would your agency work with the Soil & Water Conservation Districts and landowners if a fund were established to provide “non-federal funds for NM Agriculture and Natural Resource projects?

We understand that some of you have conflicts with the very short notice for the May 15th meeting in Las Cruces.  We look forward to meeting with you at the other 2 locations.  Please RSVP if you will be able to attend any of the meetings!

Thank you,

Debbie Hughes, Executive Director

New Mexico Association of Conservation Districts

May 28-30 - Women in Agriculture Leadership Conference (WALC) in Albuquerque
  at Sheraton Uptown Hotel

June or July - NMACD Road Show at 3 locations

August 1-7 - NACD Summer Conference in Santa Fe

October or November - NMACD Annual Meeting in Region 4, Raton

More Grant Funding Information

If your district is interested in seeing the projects that the NM Environment Department is funding with grants.  Click on link below.  There are details for each project at the far right of the page below Summary Report Link.


The River Stewardship Program has fourteen new projects!  Find the details at:

For NACD upcoming events, click on News and Events/National.