National Conservation Area
—Bureau of Land Management —Created December 31, 1987-Dedicated August 24, 1991. The El Malpais National Conservation Area (NCA) was the first area so designated by Congress in New Mexico. Congress established the NCA to conserve and protect the important geological, archeological, ecological, cultural, scenic, scientific, and wilderness resources of the public lands surrounding the Grants Lava Flows, while allowing compatible multiple uses such as livestock grazing, hunting, and trapping.
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, December 15th, 2016 at 9:01am PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||31N E 166021 N 0|
|Decimal Degrees||34.97060000, -107.81014707|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 34° 58.236', W 107° 48.6088242'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||34° 58' 14.16" N, 107° 48' 36.529452" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near NM-117, Grants NM 87020, US|
|Alternative Maps||Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap|
Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.