Upcoming Events

  1. Silver School Board Meeting/Work Session

    July 16 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. New Mexico Rural Library

    July 18 - July 19
  3. Kids Summer Reading Program in Glenwood

    July 18 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
  4. Fort Bayard Summer Film Series

    July 19 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  5. 2018 Luna Pioneer Rodeo

    July 21 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 pm

Downtown Silver Cam

Reminder: Community Meetings on Forest Plan Revision

//Reminder: Community Meetings on Forest Plan Revision

Reminder: Community Meetings on Forest Plan Revision

Public Invited to Community Meetings on Forest Plan Revision


SILVER CITY, NM; October 18th, 2016 – For Immediate Release – The Gila National Forest would like to remind the public of community meetings scheduled in late October to early November 2016 to discuss assessment key findings on ecological, social, and economic topics, collaborate to determine needs-for-change to the current Forest Plan, and continue the dialogue between the Forest and nearby residents, users, and interested individuals.  The revised Forest Plan will describe the strategic direction for management of forest resources for the next fifteen years on the Gila National Forest.


Community meetings will occur on the following dates and locations. Meetings are open house style so people can drop in anytime during the meeting.

Date                      Time                      Location

October 24th           7-9 pm                  Roundup Lodge, Acklin Hill Road, San Lorenzo

October 25th           5-7 pm                  Quemado High School Cafeteria, 3484 Hwy 60, Quemado

October 26th           4-6:30 pm            Glenwood Community Center, 14 Menges Ln, Glenwood

October 27th           4-6:30 pm            Catron County Fairgrounds Building, Hwy 12, Reserve

November 1st    4-6:30 pm            Lyon Event Center, 2953 South Broadway, Truth or Consequences

November 2nd   4-6:30 pm            WNMU Global Resource Center, 12th & Kentucky Streets, Silver City

November 3rd    4-6:30 pm            NM Farm and Ranch Museum, 4100 Dripping Springs Rd, Las Cruces


For further information, please visit the Forest Plan Revision website at http://go.usa.gov/h88k, or contact Matt Schultz, Forest Planner, 575-388-8280 or matthewschultz@fs.fed.us.


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