Recent News

2019 Length of Service Awards were given during the NMACD Annual Conference held in Region 4 in Raton, NM, October 29-31.  The names of Supervisors who received these awards are contained in the file at the bottom of this page.  Awards for those in attendance were presented by Jimbo Williams, our newly-elected President of NMACD for 2019-2020.  



Eloy Olivas, 10 Yrs, Upper Chama        Willard for Steve Janos, 30 Yrs., Sierra        Dusty Hunt, 30 Yrs., Grant


  Jim Grider, 20 Yrs., Carrizozo         Richard Montoya for Fred Padilla,         Tommy Wallace, 25 Yrs.,

                                                          15 Yrs., Lava                                          Canadian River

Sergio Beltran for Steve Haines, 

20 Yrs., Central Valley


This Grant SWCD article recently appeared in an NACD Forestry Notes.  For the full story, please click on the link below:

Grant SWCD and Partners Help Restore NM Forestlands

Good work, Grant SWCD, Rebecca Benevidez, Project Manager and partners!  Great job on work badly needed in the Gila National Forest!


Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) Chief Matt Lohr visits New Mexico and attends the National Association of Conservation Districts (NACD) Summer Meeting.  Please click on the link below to view his comments made in New Mexico: