BLM Roswell to host virtual open house, emphasizing recreation

ROSWELL, N.M. –The Bureau of Land Management Roswell Field Office will host a virtual open house on May 20 from 5-6 p.m. During the event, the BLM will introduce their leadership team, provide an overview of major projects, and highlight some of the popular recreation areas within the field office.   

The public can expect to receive details on popular recreation areas such as the Rob Jaggers Campground, the Valley of Fires Recreation Area, and the Ft. Stanton-Snowy River Cave National Conservation Area. There will also be opportunities for the public to engage with BLM staff and ask questions about these areas during the virtual meeting. 

“The BLM Roswell Field Office has been very busy over this past year,” stated BLM Roswell Field Manager Chuck Schmidt. “We look forward to updating the public on what we have been up to, who is on our team, and where they can go to enjoy public lands.” 

To register for this virtual event, visit

For additional information on this meeting, please contact the Roswell Field Office at 575-622-5335.

This year, we invite everyone to reimagine your public lands as we celebrate 75 years of the BLM’s stewardship and service to the American people. The BLM manages approximately 245 million acres of public land located primarily in 12 Western states, including Alaska. The BLM also administers 700 million acres of sub-surface mineral estate throughout the nation. The agency’s mission is to sustain the health, diversity, and productivity of America’s public lands for the use and enjoyment of present and future generations. 

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