Archive for August, 2011

Hunting Seasons Open Across New Mexico

Posted August 31, 2011 By High Country Posts

SANTA FE – Hunters will be taking to the woods and fields across New Mexico on Thursday, September 1st, the opening day of seasons for deer, elk and a variety of small-game species.

September seasons for deer and elk are for hunters using bows and arrows who were successful in the public-land license drawings or have authorization to hunt on private land. Read the remainder of this entry »

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New Mexico Fishing Report

Posted August 30, 2011 By High Country Posts

Updated Aug. 30, 2011
This fishing report, provided by the Department of Game and Fish and thefishphone.com, has been generated from the best information available from area officers, anglers, guides and local businesses. Conditions may vary as stream, lake and weather conditions alter fish and angler activities. Read the remainder of this entry »

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New Mexico Wins America’s Best License Plate Award

Posted August 30, 2011 By High Country Posts

National Contest Has Honored Top Plate Each Year Since 1970.
The Automobile License Plate Collectors Association (ALPCA, Inc.) has voted that New Mexico has the best license plate in the United States this year. Last year, New Mexico introduced a beautiful turquoise Centennial plate to honor the 100th anniversary of statehood in 2012. Read the remainder of this entry »

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NM Wildlife Officer of the Year

Posted August 29, 2011 By High Country Posts

Former Mayhill District Wildlife Officer Ty Jackson named Wildlife Officer of the Year
SANTA FE – Ty Jackson, whose colleagues at the Department of Game and Fish describe as a “complete conservation officer,” has been named New Mexico Wildlife Officer of the Year, a prestigious award sponsored by the conservation organization Shikar-Safari Club International. Read the remainder of this entry »

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Grazing Continues on Sixteen Springs Allotment

Posted August 29, 2011 By High Country Posts

SIXTEEN SPRINGS GRAZING MANAGEMENT DECISION SIGNED
Alamogordo, NM (August 29, 2011) – On August 26, 2011, James D. Duran, Sacramento District Ranger, signed a Decision Notice and Finding of No Significant Impact for allotment management on the Sixteen Springs Grazing Allotment Management Project.  Based on the environmental analysis (EA) conducted for this project and documented in the EA the decision was to select Alternative 1 – the Proposed Action. Read the remainder of this entry »

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Notes from the Bird House – Myrtle Mae, (Homely and White)

Posted August 28, 2011 By The Bird House

I detailed my car for Hub’s birthday today. Technically, his bday is in three days. I also bought myself two bright, hot pink shag seat covers with a matching steering wheel wrap- hubba, hubba. I guess it’s been ….well, never since I’ve washed down the inside. I have vacuumed the inside and washed the outside, but I’ve never bathed the interior.. And technically… I didn’t do the washing – the carwash did. My SUV is a hard working, hard hauling 2004 vehicle that gets its oil changed about every 3000 miles. But for some reason I have never washed it down, until today. Read the remainder of this entry »

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