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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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photograph: The Cleft, Sandia Granite
The Cleft
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Hoodoos in Ojito Wilderness
photographHematite dendrites on a granitic boulder in the Quebradas
Hematite dendrites on a granitic boulder in the Quebradas
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Chalcopyrite
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Guadalupe Mountain Cross Section
photograph Ojito Wilderness Cretaceous rocks
Ojito Wilderness Cretaceous rocks
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Sierra Blanca
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When the sun goes down on the White Sands
Poison Canyon, NMGS field trip
Mesozoic rocks of Poison Canyon
photograph: large boulder of Sandia Granite
Shadows in Stone
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Hoodoos in Ojito Wilderness
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Organ Mountains Panorama
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Brachiopods in Cienega Canyon
Steamboat Butte
Steamboat Butte
Water Canyon Cliffs
Red Cliffs At Water Canyon
Arroyo del Toro
Chama-El Rito formation and cross, Arroyo del Toro.
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Drone view upstream of Meander Rapid on the Rio Chama
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San Andreas outcrop Sacramento Mountains
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Colorful Cretaceous sandstones in the Ojito Wilderness
Bisti/De-Na-Zin Hoodoo 3
Bisti/De-Na-Zin Hoodoo—Three