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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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Elevation episode 4 – Camp Nori

You like sushi and camping, right?  So do we!  Watch as Chrispy makes his famous ‘camp nori’ miles from anywhere. Elevation episode 4: Produced by New Mexico Digital Directed by Dan Otero Camera, photography, knowledge, and research by Mike Ward, Justin Marley, Chris Poole, and Dan Otero Audio score by Dan Otero and Mike Ward … 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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New Mexico Adventures! – Episode 3 – “36 Miles”

New Mexico Adventures! – Episode 3 – “36 Miles” Release date: 5/13/12 (Happy Mother’s Day!) Total running time: 11 min Summary: The NMD team begins a 36 mile adventure through the Gila Wilderness in southwestern New Mexico. As they make their way up river, they discuss ecology, conservation, flora/fauna, and a few tips and tricks. … Continue reading »

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