Back by Noon: Explosive History of the Organ Mountains


The public is invited to join the Southwest Environmental Center on an outing to Fillmore Canyon. The April 27th outing is part of the Southwest Environmental Center’s Spring 2019 Back by Noon Series. We’ll be meeting at 8:00 am.Dr. Emily Johnson, NMSU expert in volcanology will take us back in time at Fillmore Canyon. You’ll learn how the Organ Mountains came to be and other interesting facts… more

Back by Noon: Frogs of the Chihuahuan Desert


The public is invited to join the Southwest Environmental Center on an outing, "Frogs of the Chihuahuan Desert". The May 11th outing is part of the Southwest Environmental Center’s Spring 2019 Back by Noon Series. We’ll be meeting at 7:00 amYes, we have frogs in the desert! A wildlife biologist will take us on an off-trail hike to a little-known perennial spring in the Organ Mountains, where he… more