Come volunteer with us in the Galisteo Basin!

Come volunteer with us in the Galisteo Basin!

Please Volunteer!Galisteo Basin Erosion Control Work Dayson June 11 & 12, 18 & 19 Please sign up to learn erosion control techniques from a master, and to help SFCT employ these techniques to protect and restore a property in the Galisteo Basin – from 8 am to...

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In Memory: Bill Johnson

In Memory: Bill Johnson

1951 - 2021   There is no way that we could ever thank Bill enough for his contributions to the Santa Fe Conservation Trust: board member, trail advocate, and all around great guy.  We'll miss you Bill! Please take a look at the article below, published in our...

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Take a Kid Hiking on June 5

Take a Kid Hiking on June 5

As you can imagine, it was hard to plan and promote our programs this year because of the coronavirus.  Should we promote the VAMONOS program, for example, or would we not be able to gather?  Until we got more clarity, we did as much gorilla advertising as we could,...

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Last Chance to Speak Out

Last Chance to Speak Out

Last Chance for Comments on the Streetlight Conversion! Over 5,500 streetlights are slated to be converted to LED lights, which is great as far as saving energy is concerned. But the temperature of the lights is still to be determined, which is why we are concerned....

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Bursting Out of the Pandemic!

Bursting Out of the Pandemic!

Yesterday was a big day on the pandemic front with good news about masks for vaccinated people. Check out the CDCs new recommendations if you haven't seen them yet. Of course, the governor has to weigh in soon. Even though it is good news, I feel sort of like a rabbit...

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Preserving our Night Skies – Thank You!

Preserving our Night Skies – Thank You!

We are thrilled with the turnout for our Dark Skies earthLINES Online Chat last night, which featured Sam Finn, Peter Lipscomb, Francois-Marie Patorni, and Terry Smith.  What discussion!  We are so grateful for their time, expertise and passion for lighting that is...

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City Streetlight Conversion

City Streetlight Conversion

Roundtable Discussion on Responsible Lighting for Santa FeThursday, April 29th, at 6:30 pm Join four local residents who have been tracking the conversion of Santa Fe’s streetlights to energy-saving LEDs. You'll learn how various kinds of outdoor lighting can impact...

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Get Involved for Earth Day and Night Skies

Get Involved for Earth Day and Night Skies

​Dear friend, Earth Day is coming up on April 22nd. How will you celebrate? One way you can celebrate is by supporting our work. Every single day, SFCT works to preserve biodiversity by protecting important habitat for rare and threatened species; our work helps to...

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Important Update on City Streetlights

Important Update on City Streetlights

The City Council is moving forward tonight to approve a contract to convert 2,060 streetlights to energy-efficient LED light bulbs, part of a preliminary plan to convert 3,500 streetlights across the City.  This is a laudable effort which will save the City on energy...

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Join us for this free and informative chat

Join us for this free and informative chat

This Wednesday, March 31 at 6:30pm FREE EVENT!Join these two outspoken NM conservation advocates, activists, and change-makers as they discuss answers to the questions below and to your questions as well!  Kevin is Executive Director of the Southwest Environmental...

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Upcoming Events

Dec
8
Wed
9:00 am Trail Work at Cerro Gordo Trailhead @ Cerro Gordo Trailhead
Trail Work at Cerro Gordo Trailhead @ Cerro Gordo Trailhead
Dec 8 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Trail Work at Cerro Gordo Trailhead @ Cerro Gordo Trailhead
Please join us as we continue work on the Santa Fe Canyon Preserve and/or adjacent Dale Ball Trails. Let’s meet first at the Water History Park at the bottom of Upper Canyon Rd., and we[...]
Mar
10
Thu
7:30 pm 2021 Banff Mountain Film Festival @ Lensic Performing Arts Center
2021 Banff Mountain Film Festival @ Lensic Performing Arts Center
Mar 10 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
We’re Back at the Lensic March 10th and 11th! 2022 Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour Tickets on Sale Soon The Banff World Tour celebrates amazing achievements in outdoor storytelling and filmmaking worldwide with[...]
Mar
11
Fri
7:30 pm 2021 Banff Mountain Film Festival @ Lensic Performing Arts Center
2021 Banff Mountain Film Festival @ Lensic Performing Arts Center
Mar 11 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
We’re Back at the Lensic March 10th and 11th! 2022 Banff Centre Mountain Film Festival World Tour Tickets on Sale Soon The Banff World Tour celebrates amazing achievements in outdoor storytelling and filmmaking worldwide with[...]
May
8
Sun
all-day Bears Ears Guided Camping Trip @ Bears Ears National Monument
Bears Ears Guided Camping Trip @ Bears Ears National Monument
May 8 – May 13 all-day
Bears Ears Guided Camping Trip @ Bears Ears National Monument
Outings and Explorations Immerse Yourself in the Canyons, Cultural Sites & Rock Art of Southeastern Utah’s Cedar Mesa When Sunday, May 8 to Friday, May 13, 2022 Price:  $990         Deposit:  $200 ($460 tax-deductible) Leader:  Linda[...]

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