October 26, 2017

NMWC is still open!

We are open Monday through Saturday for tours of the animals. Please come by for a visit. Our hospital unit, which is temporarily closed, will re-open on December 1st.

June 30, 2017

Events that Support Our Work

A summary of recent events, an upcoming event, and an update from our ICU! Copy this URL into your browser to see the whole newsletter: http://mailchi.mp/nmwildlifecenter/wild-times-june-2017

May 31, 2017

Updates, Volunteers, and Events!

Catch up with the goings-on at NMWC! Go to http://mailchi.mp/nmwildlifecenter/wild-times-may-2016


April 30, 2017

International Migratory Bird Day

Details about an upcoming event, accolades to our volunteers, and a special story all in this issue: http://mailchi.mp/nmwildlifecenter/wild-times-april-2017

ad for IMBD

March 31, 2017

Feather Facts

Update your knowledge about feathers, and learn more about what's happening at NMWC! http://us15.campaign-archive1.com/?e=[UNIQID]&u=2ecf4dc3923db1da4d07aa875&id=fe98f29292

feather anatomy

February 28, 2017

Owl Overload

Meet the Northern Saw-whet Owl - we've had 6 so far! Get an update from our ICU, read about our successful GoFundMe campaign, and more! http://eepurl.com/cEc7IT

January 31, 2017

Meet Melissa H. Moore NMWC's New Executive Director

This issue introduces our new executive director, gives stats from 2016, provides a couple of ways to support NMWC, and much more: https://t.e2ma.net/message/7r5am/j9mhof

Melissa Moore with eagle

December 30, 2016

Let's Get Moving!

A call to action from retiring Executive Director, Katherine Eagleson. https://t.e2ma.net/message/nco3l/j9mhof

November 29, 2016

Stand by Your Land

A special article by Executive Director, Katherine Eagleson, detailing the background and environmental impacts of the Dakota Access Pipeline: https://t.e2ma.net/message/vu7kl/j9mhof


October 27, 2016

Senescence: The State of Being Old, The Process of Becoming Old

What is it that makes Autumn so beautiful? Aging. Learn facts about foliage, welcome a new staff member and say goodbye to a couple of our animal friends: https://t.e2ma.net/message/7v8rk/j9mhof


September 30, 2016

The Quill Pig

Learn some intriguing facts about the North American Porcupine, and say hello and goodbye to a couple of NMWC staffers: https://t.e2ma.net/message/j5bak/j9mhof


August 26, 2016

The Interns' Turn

This is the time of year that we hear from the summer interns as they share about their experiences here at NMWC. Also included in this issue: an invitation to our next event and a special opportunity to make your donation count...twice! https://t.e2ma.net/message/jt6pj/j9mhof

Interns in the ICU

July 29, 2016

Caring for Wildlife Q & A

Did you ever want to know what happens when you bring an injured animal to NMWC? You'll find the answer in this issue along with an introduction to a very special donor and a note about Science Summer Camp: https://t.e2ma.net/message/3gagj/j9mhof

Fawn in ICU

June 30, 2016

Some Like it Hot... We do NOT

Cooling help comes to the animals at NMWC, and science summer camp is cool, period. Catch up here: https://t.e2ma.net/message/73abj/j9mhof

Cool Owl

May 30, 2016

Birds of a Feather Flock Together

Do all birds of a feather really flock together? What about the Double-Crested Cormorant? And what is a Cormorant, anyway? The answers can be found here: https://t.e2ma.net/message/zxo3i/j9mhof


April 29, 2016

Meet Scott Bol: Raptor Trainer / Handler Extraordinaire!

Let us introduce you to one of our top handlers, a treasured volunteer, Scott Bol: https://t.e2ma.net/message/rruxi/j9mhof

Scott and Max

March 25, 2016

CUCKOO! The Greater Roadrunner

In this issue, learn all about the Greater Roadrunner, New Mexico's State Bird: https://t.e2ma.net/message/n45ri/j9mhof

Greater Roadrunner

February 29, 2016

The American Lion

NMWC is caring for two orphaned mountain lion kittens. Read about the state's position on mountain lions, the regulations and the issues concerning this solitary, formidable, elusive, and necessary animal: https://t.e2ma.net/message/nc8mi/j9mhof

2 mountain lions

January 29, 2016

What's in a Number?

What did we do in 2015? We kept busy educating, saving lives, keeping the mews clean, and more: https://t.e2ma.net/message/r7ugi/j9mhof

Elk in rehab

December 23, 2015

Do the Work, Celebrate, Do More Work

This issue lists reasons to feel good and to celebrate: https://t.e2ma.net/message/nss9h/j9mhof


November 30, 2015

The Curious Case of the Swainson's Hawk

Teamwork is used to diagnose and treat a special case that came into the ICU: https://t.e2ma.net/message/bns4h/j9mhof

Swainson's Hawk Biopsy

October 29, 2015

New Mexico Wildlife Center is Going Native

Catch the latest buzz about our new pollinator gardens and the ground work being laid for the future: https://t.e2ma.net/message/j9q0h/j9mhof

Breaking ground

September 28, 2015

The Importance of Environment-based Education

In this issue, NMWC Director of Science and Education, Christy Wall, explains the crucial role that placed-based education plays in achieving a healthy ecosystem: https://t.e2ma.net/message/3ktth/j9mhof

Water Wheel

August 28, 2015

Summer Interns

Summer interns share their experiences and many lessons learned at NMWC: https://t.e2ma.net/message/ngnph/j9mhof. Photo of interns releasing magpies.

July 31, 2015

Gone to the Dogs

Get the scoop on the highly social Gunnnison's Prairie Dogs: https://t.e2ma.net/message/z1rkh/3svgj. Photo of a Gunnison's prairie dog by K. Grant.

June 30, 2015

Grassland Birds

Learn about the many varied bird species that inhabit New Mexico grasslands: https://t.e2ma.net/message/7zrdh/3svgj. Photo: Long-billed Curlew.

May 28, 2015

With Grasses You Need Glasses

Read about New Mexico's grasslands and how important they are in maintaining hundreds of species: https://t.e2ma.net/message/rrm7g/3svgj. Photo of pronghorn antelope by K. Eagleson.

April 30, 2015


Volunteers are the heart of NMWC. We COULD NOT function without them. This month's newsletter is a tribute to them: https://t.e2ma.net/message/3443g/3svgj. Photo of NMWC volunteer Shawna Tatom and Manchado.

March 27, 2015

To Every Thing There is a Season

The Vernal Equinox and all things spring. Read March's newsletter to learn how plants and animals react to the position of the earth, relative to the sun here: https://t.e2ma.net/message/b73yg/3svgj Photo of a Meadowlark by K. Eagleson.

February 27, 2015

Juniper Trees - It's the Berries

Junipers, those iconic trees of the western U.S. - allergy aggravating, providers of food and shelter for wildlife, sources of wood, tonics and teas for humans. Learn all about them by visiting this url: https://t.e2ma.net/message/38vrg/3svgj Photo of Male Juniper Cones by K. Eagleson.

January 30, 2015

2014: By the Numbers

Check out what New Mexico Wildlife Center accomplished in 2014...793 intakes, over 6,000 educated, 5,500+ volunteer hours - awesome! https://t.e2ma.net/message/jxlkg/3svgj. Photo of Napoleon, a western rattlesnake, one of four new education animals.

December 30, 2014

Let's Celebrate!

Despite the onslaught of depressing news about climate change, challenges to wildlife, water shortages and on and on...there was some great progress made in 2014. Read our December newsletter to cheer yourself up! https://t.e2ma.net/message/3cvdg/3svgj Photo of sunset at the Bosque del Apache by K. Eagleson

November 30, 2014

Canis lupus baileyi

Learn about New Mexico's native wolf and the efforts to re-introduce this species to its historical range. Please visit https://t.e2ma.net/message/jxd6f/3svgj to learn more.

October 29, 2014

Here's Another Good Idea

All about the Endangered Species Act and the challenges and successes that it is currently facing. https://t.e2ma.net/message/7jz0f/3svgj

September 30, 2014

50 Years Ago We Had Some Good Ideas

The Wilderness Act turned 50 years old this month. Read about how this act has increased wilderness areas in the United States and current challenges to the wilderness and those that inhabit it. (https://t.e2ma.net/message/38nxf/3svgj)

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