Gail Garber 505-828-9455 / Sharon Brown 505-263-4845


The next New Mexico Avian Protection workshop is in the planning stages. Please check back for more information and to register.

2017’s Workshop:

NMAP was very pleased to host the 8th Avian Protection workshop at the Crown Plaza Hotel in February of 2017. The workshop included presentations on the latest regulatory developments, best management practices for mitigation, and local issues of emerging interest in addition to the Avian Power Line Interaction Committee Avian Interaction Committee (APLIC) Short Course. APLIC ( is a national organization dedicated to providing leadership within electric utility industry in the protection of avian resources while enhancing reliable energy delivery. APLIC consist of industry biologists from over 30+ utilities, the Rural Utilities Service, Electric Power Research Institute, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Click here for the 2017 Avian Protection Conference Agenda:   2017-nmap-conference-agenda-draft

Golden Eagle Awards

Our Golden Eagle Awards recognize exceptional contributions to avian conservation. Awards are given for proactive and responsible management of communication facilities, electrical utilities, oil and gas companies, and wind turbine resources in New Mexico.

Award Recipients 2006, 2005 and 2004
To nominate a company for an award please contact us to find out more.

Click here for a complete list of individuals and organizations that attended 2017’s 8th Avian Protection Workshop, held at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Albuquerque in early February.