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Courtesy of Matt Zimmerer
Geoheritage in 10,000 Mineral Specimens Socorro, NM
February 10, 2021

Geoheritage sites come in many flavors. Some may be surprised to learn the New Mexico Bureau of Geology and Mineral Resources houses a geoheritage site within its building.

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“The Geology of Southern New Mexico’s Parks, Monuments, and Public Lands” Wins Award!
September 25, 2020

We are honored to be selected as the winner of the 2020 Southwest Book Design and Production Award for the "scholarly and technical" category for our new guidebook.

The winners were announced September 24, 2020 at a virtual Gala event. The awards recognize quality and creativity in book design and distinction in production.