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Land Health Workshop @ Red Canyon Reserve

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Red Canyon Reserve

Magdalena, NM 87825

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Join us for two great days of landscape assessment, monitoring, and building at Red Canyon Reserve. This workshop is perfect for ranchers, land managers, students, or anyone looking to learn these methods. Attendees are responsible for food and camping gear. Tools and worksheets will be provided.

This workshop is free to attend.

Participants are encouraged to come Friday evening and stay through Saturday evening or Sunday morning.

We provide water and a beautiful place to camp out, you bring the rest.



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Bulls Eye Rangeland Vegetation Monitoring

w/Cullen Hallmark and Frank Hayes

Learn how to assess vegetation using the Bull’s Eye method originally articulated by Kirk Gadzia.

Read more at: http://bit.ly/bullseyemonitor


Media Luna construction

w/Steve Carson

Reading the landscape to better understand surface water flow and the erosional process, vegetation, gullies, head cutting and road drainage. Hands on instruction in building a Media Luna water harvesting structure.

Read more at: http://bit.ly/qcerosioncontrol


Milkweed experiment monitoring

w/Institute for Applied Ecology

Help conduct a census of milkweed (a critical food source for migrating monarch butterflies) planted inside and outside of media luna structures. See first hand how they fared!

Read more at: http://bit.ly/swmilkweed

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Magdalena, NM 87825

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