The New Mexico Wilderness Alliance (NM Wild) is a non-profit 501(C)(3), grassroots, environmental organization dedicated to the protection, restoration, and continued enjoyment of New Mexico’s wildlands and Wilderness areas. The primary goal of the New Mexico Wilderness Alliance is to ensure the protection and restoration of all remaining wild lands in New Mexico through administrative designations, federal Wilderness designation, and ongoing stewardship.
Major Donor Coordinator Job Opening
The New Mexico Wilderness Alliance is accepting applications for a major donor coordinator in our Santa Fe Office. Read the job description here.
Wolf Stamp Artwork Contest
The New Mexico Wilderness Alliance invites submissions for the 2014 Mexican Wolf Conservation Stamp. Artists worldwide are invited to enter two-dimensional drawings, paintings, or photographs featuring the Mexican gray wolf. The winning artwork will be featured on the 2014 stamp that will be sold to raise funds to support Mexican wolf conservation projects and educate the public. All artwork must be scalable to the size of the stamp, 4-inches wide by 5-inches tall. Artwork will not be returned unless self addressed envelope with postage is provided. Please submit entries by January 10, 2014, to New Mexico Wilderness Alliance, Mexican Wolf Conservation Stamp Fund, PO
Box 25464, Albuquerque, NM 87125 or e-mail to email@example.com. Scans or high resolution photographs of the original artwork can be submitted via e-mail.
Wilderness50 Conference Coming to Albuquerque
Where: Albuquerque Convention Center
What: In 2014, NM Wild will co-host a conference to commemorate the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act. We are currently active members of the event planning team. The Wilderness50 National Wilderness Conference will be a historic four-day event of diverse programs including presentations, panels, exhibits, field trips, skill-development workshops, and opportunities to fellowship and share information about recent advances and emerging issues in wilderness stewardship. Learn more here.
Call for proposals: Between October 1 and December 1, anyone interested in speaking, presenting a poster session, or being part of a panel at the October 15-19, 2014, National Wilderness Conference in Albuquerque can apply through an online request-for-proposals. 2014 marks the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act of 1964, one of the most groundbreaking pieces of environmental legislation every enacted. To commemorate this historic time, national, regional, and local community events are taking place across America during the entire 2014 year. Learn more or apply.