New Mexico Section - Society for Range Management

75th Annual SRM Meeting, Albuquerque, NM

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February 6-10

In Person Get Together for NM SRM Members at Annual Meeting

Tuesday evening, February 8th, at the Rodeo Event to be held at NM Expo (5 - 10 p.m.)

Upcoming Events

Summer 2022 Tour! More details to follow...

Recent Events

2021 Summer Tour

The New Mexico Section of the Society for Range Management hosted the summer tour in Datil, New Mexico on Friday, August 27, 2021. We toured the ranch of Ron Burnett in the scenic Sawtooth Mountains north of Datil and discussed Mexican gray wolf issues, NRCS funding opportunities and the Forest Service grazing allotment grant process. We had lunch at the historic Eagle Guest Ranch (Café) in Datil. In the afternoon, we toured the Durfee grazing allotment on the Cibola National Forest and discussed prescribed burn treatments and other range improvements.

2021 Election Results

The NM Section is pleased to announce the results from our latest election. Congratulations to our incoming officers: Donald Serrano (President-elect), Casey Spackman (Board of Directors), and Jessica Yates (Board of Directors).

We still have non-elected positions that are currently or soon to be vacant including awards chair, newsletter editor, and treasurer. These opportunities are great ways to serve the NM Section. Please contact our officers to volunteer for a non-elected position.

2021 NM SRM Winter Meeting (Virtual)

Friday, February 5

Virtual (Zoom Platform)

9:30 - 2:30 (with lunch break)

See agenda link below for our lineup of speakers as well as links to our photo contest and silent auction.

2020 Winter Meeting and Tour

Soil Health as a Driver of Rangeland Stewardship

Thursday and Friday, January 30-31, Las Cruces, NM

New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum

The NM Section of the Society for Range Management hosted our annual winter meeting and tour in Las Cruces. We toured the border stockyard facilities in Santa Teresa, NM on Thursday and then returned to the NM Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum for our evening banquet. On Friday, we heard from a variety of speakers and NMSU graduate students focusing on topics important to NM rangelands. We hosted our awards luncheon at noon.

2019 Summer Tour

Range Management on the Taos Pueblo

Friday, September 13, 2019

Taos Pueblo Convention Center

2019 Winter Meeting and Tour

Joint Meeting with Arizona Section

Managing Rangelands Without Borders

Grant County Conference Center, Silver City, NM

January 9 - 11, 2019

2018 Summer Tour

Friday, August 24, 2018

Agua Chiquita Allotment Tour, Lincoln National Forest, Sacramento Mountains, New Mexico

Focus: Managing livestock grazing in riparian ecosystems

2018 Winter Tour & Meeting

Annual Winter Meeting & Tour

January 18 - 19, 2018 Las Cruces, NM
Wooton Hall Auditorium on the NMSU Campus

The NM Section of the Society for Range Management hosted our annual winter meeting and tour in Las Cruces, NM on Thursday and Friday, January 18 - 19, 2018. We toured a wind farm outside of Nutt on Thursday morning and then returning to Wooton Hall (NMSU) for a hot lunch catered by the Dona Ana 4-H Club. Following lunch heard from a variety of speakers focusing on topics important to NM rangelands. The meeting continued Friday morning with more speakers including graduate students from NMSU. Our annual awards banquet closed out our meeting. See agenda below for more details.

For more information, contact:

NM SRM President: Megan Boatright
Range Conservationist
New Mexico State Land Office

President-elect: Donald Serrano
Range Program Manager
U.S. Forest Service

Webmaster: Doug Cram