Cultural Resources Partnerships

Managing some 35,000 archaeological sites on over 13.5 million acres of public lands in New Mexico is a daunting task.  Fortunately, BLM has excellent partners who help us identify, record, and monitor cultural resources. 

Federal and State Partners

Partnerships with Site Steward Organizations

Partnerships with Universities

Partnerships with Cultural Resources Organizations

Featured Research Projects



Available Publications

Permian Basin Partnership

Permian Quarterly Newsletter

Memorandum of Agreement

Programmatic Agreement 

Regional Research Design and Cultural Resource Management Strategy

Rocks and Ancient People in Southeastern New Mexico

Prehistoric Rock Art on BLM Lands in Eddy County, New Mexico

Mescalero Sands Geomorphology Guidebook and Field Guide