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Elevation Season 1 – Complete!

Season 1 of Elevation is complete.  With the final, non-sequential release of episode #6, Springs & Floods, the NM-Digital team has completed 8 episodes. This is about 1.5 hours of original content focused on the lands and caves of New Mexico.  You can binge on the full series, uninterrupted, by clicking the YouTube video, below. … Continue reading »

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Elevation episode 5 – Friction Fire

No matches?  No lighter?  No problem! Watch the NMD crew make a roaring campfire using the hand-spindle method.  This method uses a spindle and a notched board, to generate enough friction to create a live ember.  This live ember is carefully placed in a bed of dry grass.  With several deep breathes, enough oxygen is … Continue reading »

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NMD Spring 2012 – photo collection

A series of images from a very busy spring season for the NMD crew.  

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Bears Released to the NM Wilderness

Chris Poole, Education Animal Curator/Facilities Manager at The Wildlife Center (TWC) in Española, NM, was featured on KOAT 7 on 10/18/11. Here’s the Video. From the article by Alana Greenfogel at KOAT 7: ESPANOLA, N.M. — A bunch of bears are heading back to their homes in the New Mexico wilderness. Five bears were released … Continue reading »

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