SFNF’s Jemez District Office Move To Temporary Location Delayed

Once construction starts on the new office compound at the old location, the staff will share space at the Administrative Office of the Valles Caldera National Preserve (VCNP), located at 90 Villa Louis Martin about a half-mile south of the current ranger station.

Udall Secures Strong Investments For New Mexico In Major Interior & Environment Funding Bill

“This bipartisan bill – which makes key investments to benefit and strengthen New Mexico, Indian Country, and the entire nation – is a great example of why the difficult work of the appropriations process is worth it. The bill provides strong resources to protect our public lands and the thriving outdoor economy they fuel, as well as funding key programs for Native and rural communities.

Collecting Antlers in Bandelier and other National Park Service Areas is Illegal

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Collecting Antlers in Bandelier and other National Park Service Areas is Illegal 

Deer and elk shedding their antlers is a sure sign of spring in the Jemez Mountains.  Many people like to collect these “sheds,” which is fine on private land or areas administered by the Bureau of Land Management or the US Forest Service.  However, it is illegal in the Valles Caldera National Preserve and Bandelier National Monument, as well as other National Park Service areas.