Temporary Closure Order in effect on Sacramento Ranger District

Posted April 4, 2017 By High Country Posts

ALAMOGORDO, CLOUDCROFT, NM, April 3, 2017 – For Immediate Release. The Lincoln National Forest has issued a closure order for resource protection and for the protection of public health and safety.

The closure order will include areas fenced off by temporary electric fences within Agua Chiquita, Rio Peñasco and Wills Canyon on the Lincoln National Forest. The closure is necessary to protect people from electric shock and to protect New Mexico meadow jumping mouse (endangered species) habitat. The closure will be in effect April 3, 2017 and shall remain in effect until November 15, 2017. The closure restricts all entry to the restricted area. No authorized roads or trails will be included in the closure. Read the remainder of this entry »

      

ALAMOGORDO, CLOUDCROFT, NM, March 10, 2017 – For Immediate Release.  The Lincoln National Forest is in the early stages of planning a project in the Sacramento Mountains located within the Sacramento Ranger District, south of Cloudcroft, nexium generic equivalent south africa NM.  The forest is proposing a landscape scale forest restoration project to address forest health and hazardous fuels concerns.  Read the remainder of this entry »

      

Murder Mystery – Murder at the Monster Bash

Posted March 6, 2017 By High Country Posts

Got murder?
Ivana Crump’s monster bashes are to die for … literally.

The Cloudcroft Light Opera Company (CLOC) will present “Murder at the Monster Bash” on Saturday, March 18th at 6 pm in the Cloudcroft High School gym. All proceeds benefit the Cloudcroft FFA program at the high school and Mrs. Watson’s (culinary) classes. Read the remainder of this entry »

      

ALAMOGORDO, CLOUDCROFT, NM, March 2, 2017 – For Immediate Release.  The Lincoln National Forest is in the early stages of planning a project in the Sacramento Mountains located within the Sacramento Ranger District, south of Cloudcroft, NM.  The forest is proposing a landscape scale forest restoration project to address forest health and hazardous fuels concerns.  Read the remainder of this entry »

      

ALAMOGORDO, RUIDOSO, CLOUDCROFT, CARLSBAD, NM, March 2, 2017 – For Immediate Release.  A combination of low moisture, long term effects of persistent drought, winds and increasingly warm weather in southern New Mexico has prompted Lincoln National Forest fire officials to rate the current fire danger as MODERATE. All fire danger rating signs on the Lincoln National Forest will be displaying MODERATE beginning Monday, March 6th.  This rating reflects conditions on all three districts, including Smokey Bear, Sacramento and Guadalupe. The fire danger is expected to increase as spring conditions intensify and hot summer weather approaches. Read the remainder of this entry »

      

New Mexico Meadow Jumping Mouse Habitat Improvement Projects

Posted February 28, 2017 By High Country Posts

Public Comment Sought on the New Mexico meadow jumping mouse habitat improvement projects on the Sacramento Grazing Allotment

ALAMOGORDO, CLOUDCROFT, NM – February 28, 2017 – The Sacramento Ranger District of the Lincoln National Forest is proposing to construct habitat improvement projects on the Sacramento Grazing Allotment to aid in the protection of New Mexico meadow jumping mouse (NMMJM) critical habitat. Read the remainder of this entry »