Deming Area, Florida Mountains Photo: Mimi Garten

Audubon in New Mexico

Audubon’s mission is to conserve and restore natural ecosystems focusing on birds, other wildlife, and their habitats for the benefit of humanity and the earth’s biological diversity. Our goal is to be the expert in bird and wildlife conservation and nature education in New Mexico with a strong and sustainably-funded network throughout the state to influence conservation outcomes.

Will New Mexico Lose Its Last Wild River?
Conservation

Will New Mexico Lose Its Last Wild River?

As the deadline for the Gila River diversion project looms, locals are taking action to save a critical ecosystem.

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Summer Camp at the Randall Davey Audubon Center & Sanctuary
Education & Outreach

Summer Camp at the Randall Davey Audubon Center & Sanctuary

Register today and your child will discover the natural world in a safe, encouraging and fun environment!

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Audubon's Conservation Ranching Program
Conservation

Conservation Ranching Program

Audubon has developed a new market-based approach to restore and enhance imperiled grasslands throughout the American West for the benefit of grassland birds, ranching families and the communities that depend on them.

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Important Bird Areas
Important Bird Areas

Important Bird Areas

Audubon New Mexico’s efforts focus on the importance of protecting key habitats. Where birds thrive, people prosper!

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Birds of New Mexico
Birds

Birds of New Mexico

With 542 species in New Mexico, you're sure to find more than a few new birds to add to your list!

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Our State's Birds

Recent News

Helping to restore the Rio Grande Floodplain with Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge
Get Involved

Helping to restore the Rio Grande Floodplain with Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge

Audubon New Mexico is requesting volunteers to join a day of habitat restoration and environmental education at Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge.

People are at the Heart of our River Conservation Solutions in New Mexico
Conservation

People are at the Heart of our River Conservation Solutions in New Mexico

It is the people who have made Audubon New Mexico’s freshwater strategy the force it is today!

New Report Documents Water Conservation and Efficiency Solutions for Southwestern New Mexico’s Largest Urban Population
Press Release

New Report Documents Water Conservation and Efficiency Solutions for Southwestern New Mexico’s Largest Urban Population

— Today, Audubon New Mexico and Western Resource Advocates released a report offering affordable water conservation and efficiency solutions to help Deming, Southwest New Mexico’s largest community, meet future water needs, save tens of millions of dollars in capital improvements and protect the state’s crown jewel, the Gila River.
Message from Jon Hayes, Audubon New Mexico's Executive Director
Conservation

Message from Jon Hayes, Audubon New Mexico's Executive Director

People are the heart of conservation solutions in New Mexico.

Why Water?
Conservation

Why Water?

Newest Audubon New Mexico team member, Paul Tashjian talks about his experiences with water.

Natali Steinberg - Steward of the Randall Davey Audubon Center
Center & Chapters

Natali Steinberg - Steward of the Randall Davey Audubon Center

For fifteen years, Natali Steinberg has brightened the Randall Davey Audubon visitor's center with her warmth and intelligence.

Nancy Ranney: A Conservation Ranching Perspective for Birds and Beef
Conservation

Nancy Ranney: A Conservation Ranching Perspective for Birds and Beef

“It should not be surprising that ranchers and environmentalists are working together.”

Grassland Conservation
Conservation

Grassland Conservation

Grassland birds and grass-fed beef go well together, and each requires public support to survive.

Freshwater Conservation
Conservation

Freshwater Conservation

The flow of our freshwater work charges up for another year of unprecedented milestones.

What would New Mexico be like without water?
Conservation

What would New Mexico be like without water?

In the arid West, water is the lifeblood of our land, our economy, and our way of life. We must protect and conserve the water we have today to ensure we have water tomorrow.

How you can help, right now