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Image Gallery

The photographs and figures shown on this page and on the banner of our website generally highlight interesting geological features in New Mexico. We also have several curated galleries including our Image of the Day, our pages highlighting New Mexico's Enchanting Landscapes, and snapshots from our Annual NM Mineral Symposium.

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View of Organ Mountains on the way into the Dripping Springs Visitor Center
White Ignimbrite at North Baldy
White Ignimbrite Plastered on Caldera Wall at North Baldy
Chimney Rock at Ghost Ranch
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Geologic Map of New Mexico
Handprint near San Ysidro
Late quaternary sediments of the San Agustin basin
Juniper growing in a Cornudas Mountain rock tunnel
Spodumene laths at the Harding mine near Dixon, New Mexico, ca 1950
Spodumene Crystals
photograph: Granite boulders, Sandia Mtns
The Rock Pile
Bison at Ladder Ranch
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Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument
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Hoodoos in Ojito Wilderness
Espanola Basin
Rio Grande Rift in northern New Mexico
Summer morning Socorro Peak
Summer morning reflection of Socorro Peak
Tenacious Tree at Gonzales Prospect
Tenacious Tree at Gonzales Prospect, Socorro County
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New Mexico Geochronology Research Laboratory
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Drone view upstream of Bridge rapid on the Rio Chama
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Chinle, Entrada, Toldilto, and Morrison Formations in Chama River Canyon
The Old Abe mill at White Oaks, New Mexico, early 1900's
The Old Abe Mill
photograph of cross beds in Ojo Caliente Sandstone
Cross beds in Ojo Caliente Sandstone, Arroyo Palacio