The Gila National Forest invites you to a Forest Plan Community Open House!

The Gila National Forest will be soon releasing a preliminary draft plan for feedback as part of the Forest Plan Revision process.  This preliminary draft plan reflects your input and describes the strategic direction for management of forest resources.  The Gila National Forest highly encourages feedback on the preliminary draft plan and participation moving forward.

What is the purpose of these community open houses?

  • Create understanding of preliminary plan direction with posters and Forest Service staff available for dialogue
  • Discuss the preliminary draft plan direction with Forest Service staff and any further ideas for revising the Forest Plan
  • Keep stakeholders informed and involved in the forest plan revision effort
  • Strengthen links between the Forest and nearby residents, users, and interested parties

Community Open House Schedule: (Open house style so drop in anytime during the meeting)

Date

Time

Community

Location

Monday, March 19th

4-6:30 pm

Quemado

Quemado High School Cafeteria, 3484 Hwy 60 Quemado, NM

Tuesday, March 20th

4-6:30 pm

Glenwood

Glenwood Community Center, 14 Menges Ln, Glenwood, NM

Wednesday, March 21st

4-6:30 pm

Silver City

WNMU Global Resource Center, 12th Street & Kentucky Street, Silver City, NM

Thursday, March 22nd

4-6:30 pm

Mimbres Valley

Roundup Lodge, Acklin Hill Road, San Lorenzo, NM

Friday, March 23rd

9-11 am

Las Cruces

NM Farm and Ranch Museum, 4100 Dripping Springs Rd

Las Cruces, NM

Friday, March 23rd

3-5:30 pm

Truth or Consequences

Albert Lyon Event Center, 2953 South Broadway,

Truth or Consequences, NM

Monday, March 26th

4-6:30 pm

Reserve

Reserve High School gym, Mountaineer Rd, Reserve, NM

  • No need to RSVP for the community open houses
  • Your input will help develop forest plan direction that will provide for a healthy, diverse, and productive Forest.

Please visit our website (http://go.usa.gov/h88k) for more information on the Forest Plan Revision process.

Search

Wilderness Protection Campaigns

  • Rio Grande del Norte

    Rio Grande del Norte The Rio Grande del Norte has shaped the lives of the people who have lived and visited the area for so many generations. Read More
  • Organ Mountains

    Organ Mountains The Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument protects a New Mexico legacy spanning Pre-American, New Mexican, and American history. Read More
  • Pecos Wilderness

    The Pecos Wilderness, which is celebrating its 50th anniversary, encompasses 223,637 acres spanning the Carson and Santa Fe national forests in northeastern New Mexico, and is the source of the Read More
  • Gila Campaign

    Gila Campaign The New Mexico Wilderness Alliance has been busy working on many fronts in and around the Gila Wilderness, the birthplace of the wilderness protection movement and our state’s largest wilderness. Read More
  • Victories

    Victories The New Mexico Wilderness Alliance has had several major victories since the organization was founded in 1997. Read more about our conservation victories below. Read More
  • Outreach and Education

    Outreach and Education In 2013, New Mexico Wilderness Alliance launched a pilot Wilderness Education project to test a model of environmental education. We tested a three-tiered approach for environmental education that begins in Read More
  • 1