Message #164: From: AzTeC SW Archaeology SIG To: "'Matthias Giessler'" Subject: NM Fieldtrips & Historic Preservation Date: Thu, 23 May 1996 15:17:53 -0701 (MST) Mime-Version: 1.0 From the Newsletter of the Albuquerque Archaeological Society May 1996: Albuquerque Archaeological Society Field Trip to Cebolla Canyon, Saturday June 1, 1996. The AAS will visit 320 acres of BLM land at the mouth of Cebolla Canyon. This area is not generally accessible to the public. Several sites will be visited during the field trip. Led by BLM archaeologist Tony Luttonsky, the caravan departs at 7am from the Sheraton Hotel in Old Town, then travels west on I-40 to the junction of Hwy 117 and the site of the BLM Museum (approx. 5 mi east of Grants NM). New Mexico Heritage Preservation Alliance is Formed The New Mexico Heritage Preservation Alliance, a policy forum, is supported by individual members and such organizations as the Sierra County Historical Society, the Dona Ana County Historical Society, the Archdiocese of Santa Fe, and El Rancho de Golondrinas, among others. The president is Thomas Merlan, former NM State Historic Preservation Officer. The next meeting of the Alliance will be June 1 in Silver City. For more information, write to NMHPA. P.O. Box 2535, Santa Fe, NM 87504-2535.