Columbine Hondo: Our Partners

Overlooking the last grassland in the Chihuahuan Desert, New Mexico
Zoe Krasney
Protecting our public lands takes patience, cooperation and partnerships. In New Mexico, The Wilderness Society is working with a diverse group of partners to win permanent protections for the Columbine Hondo in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains.

Our partners

The Wilderness Society is working with a diverse group of partners on the ground and across the United States to protect the Columbine Hondo area near Taos. This includes:

  • Hunters and anglers
  • Conservationists and mountain bikers
  • Small business owners and ranchers
  • Leaders from Taos Pueblo and chambers of Commerce
  • Local governments and elected officials
  • Land Grant and acequia associations

People from all walks of life have come together to protect Columbine Hondo for its beautiful scenery, extraordinary animal habitat and to protect the watershed that sustains the surrounding communities.

Helpful links

  • The Columbine Hondo Wilderness Coalition:

www.columbinehondo.org

  • The Columbine-Hondo Wilderness Act:

www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/s2468