Petaca Pinta Wilderness Study Area

Phone:
Address:

Rio Puerco Field Office 100 Sun Avenue NE, Suite 330 Albuquerque, NM 87109

Latitude/Longitude:
34.74899556, -107.5015961
Directions:
There is currently no public access to this WSA.
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Petaca Pinta Wilderness Study Area

This area is known for its dramatic, colorful, and diverse topography that features lava, colorful mesas, and cliffs of sandstone. It is full of geological, biological, and archaeological features, including both riparian and canyon-wall ecology. Vegetation includes piсon-juniper, desert scrub, cottonwoods, willows, and cattails.