“Birds: Spiritual Messengers of the Skies”

Birds are cherished among many cultures worldwide.

Collections from the New Mexico Museum of Indian Arts and Culture

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.

Restoring New Mexico’s Ribbon of Life - the Rio Grande
Conservation

Restoring New Mexico’s Ribbon of Life - the Rio Grande

Ensuring the West’s historic and cultural living treasure doesn’t dry up.

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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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Colibrís, Picaflores (Spanish), Hummingbirds in New Mexico
Conservation

Colibrís, Picaflores (Spanish), Hummingbirds in New Mexico

It’s that time of year in New Mexico. Flashes of vibrant colors dart through our blue skies.

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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

Save the Gila River!
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Save the Gila River!

We need your help to Protect Critical Riparian Habitat along the Gila River!

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

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

We will continue to do our best to provide opportunities for you, our members, to take the kind of actions our wildlife and wild places need us to take.

Colibrís, Picaflores (Spanish), Hummingbirds in New Mexico
Conservation

Colibrís, Picaflores (Spanish), Hummingbirds in New Mexico

It’s that time of year in New Mexico. Flashes of vibrant colors dart through our blue skies.

Is Homemade Compost better for growing healthier plants than plant food from a store?
Education & Outreach

Is Homemade Compost better for growing healthier plants than plant food from a store?

We asked our “Compost Expert” and Audubon New Mexico’s education director, Scot Pipkin.

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

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