The Edgewood Soil and Water Conservation District was awarded a Wildland/Urban Interface and Hazardous Fuels Reduction Grant from the NM State Forestry. This project is for landscape hazardous fuel reduction projects in the northern portion of the Manzano Mountains, and the southern Sandia Mountains.
The Edgewood Soil and Water Conservation District in Moriarty, New Mexico is one of the three Districts cooperating on the Estancia Basin Watershed and Forest Health Experimental Monitoring Project, the purpose of which is to evaluate the effects of thinning programs and other treatment options on groundwater recharge, vegetation, wildlife, and other resources within the Estancia Basin. The study evaluates four test sites in ponderosa pine and pinon/juniper forests.
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The Water Trust Board Grant Funding Program provides financial and technical assistance for watershed management focusing on watershed health restoration projects on private and/or state land. These projects include:
We accept applications year-round, and are planned on a first-come/first-served basis.
Wildfire Preparedness Workshop
Saturday, April 27th
9 AM - 1:30 PM
478 NM-333, Tijeras, NM
Upcoming Board Meeting
This month's meeting has been rescheduled to
Thursday, May 16 10:00 AM
2506 Route 66
Moriarty, New Mexico
(one mile west of Moriarty)