Monthly Archives: March 2013

Rio Grande del Norte National Monument

The Rio Grande del Norte national monument was established on 3/25/2013, by Presidential proclamation. This preserves about 242,555 acres of land near Taos, including the Rio Grande gorge, multiple volcanic cones and archeological collections of petroglyphs and evidence of human habitation dating back to the Archaic period. An excerpt from the presidential proclamation.  Read the … Continue reading »

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Elevation episode 2 – Dos Cuevas (two caves)

Elevation: Episode 2 – Dos Cuevas (two caves) Join the New Mexico Underground (NMU) team as they hike to a remote location at about 9,000′ elevation. They explore 2 nearby caves and do some rope work, rappelling, ascending, and documenting underground. Release date: 3/3/13 Total running time: 14 min Produced by New Mexico Digital Directed … Continue reading »

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