Valles Caldera Chief Scientist Speaks On Las Conchas Fire Effects


In a talk geared to general audiences, Chief Scientist at the Valles Caldera Preserve Dr. Robert Parmenter, will describe the impacts of the Las Conchas Fire of 2011 on birds, big game, small mammals, plants, insects, fish, water quality and more.

The Sangre de Cristo Audubon Society meets at 7:30 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month (September-November and February-April) on topics ranging from wildlife to conservation issues to outdoors enjoyment, in New Mexico and worldwide.

The November meeting is 7:30 p.m., Wednesday at the Santa Fe Community Foundation at 501 Halona Street, Santa Fe (near the Roundhouse).

With approximately 1,400 members in northern New Mexico, the Sangre de Cristo Audubon Society represents Los Alamos, Santa Fe, Española, Taos, Las Vegas and other communities. Visit online at

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