Current Initiatives

  • Rio Fernando Park

    The Taos Land Trust is beginning the process of revitalizing a 20-acres of wetland and agricultural land next to Fred Baca Park. This project will revitalize a section of the Rio Fernando River, bring an acequia back to life, and restore the once-productive agricultural lands of this property.
  • Community Conservation

    From acequia associations who have proved vigilant stewards of the land and water for centuries, to ranchers who have chosen to restore their grasslands, much of our community has worked to preserve our landscapes and livelihoods for years.

Taos Outdoor Education and Taos Land Trust

On Friday, April 13 we hosted two dozen Taos educators at Rio Fernando Park to help us plan for Taos outdoor education opportunities. We are including an outdoor education component in our planning for the park from the get go. What kind of activities and classes do teachers want to do out here? How can we integrate activities here with the classroom? This was a listen and learn day for us. Present were educators and students from UNM Taos, the high schools, middle schools, elementary school – teachers covering everything from statistics to second grade to engineering…. Landscape architect, Amy Bell, lead the focus groups. We started by touring the 20-acre park then broke into focus groups. As we thought, Taos teachers are looking for places to have accessible field trip ...

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Taos Land Trust is looking for
Youth Conservation Corps (YCC) Crew Members.

Join us this Summer 2018 (June – August)
Application deadline is April 22, 2018 (Earth Day)
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