Tag Archives: New Mexico

State Grasses – Colorado and New Mexico

The official state grass of both Colorado and New Mexico is Blue Grama Grass.  It is very drought tolerant, and is native to much of the mid-section of North America, roughly from the Mississippi River to the Rocky Mountains.  It … Continue reading

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The Law West of the Pecos

The last river we will discuss here is the Pecos River.  The Pecos River begins in the higher reaches of the southern end of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains just to the northeast of Santa Fe, New Mexico.  This is a high … Continue reading

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A River No More

The next few entries will take a look at the various rivers that cross the Great Plains.  From the Missouri in Montana to the Pecos in New Mexico, many great rivers flow across the region.  They are scenic, historic, big, … Continue reading

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