The Greater Big Bend Coalition is sponsoring a new series of free presentations on the state of our parks and other protected areas in the Greater Big Bend region of southern New Mexico, West Texas and related lands in northern Mexico. On Saturday afternoon, January 20 at 1pm at the Northeast Regional Command Center Community Room (9600 Dyer, El Paso, Texas), Park Superintendent Dr. Cesar Mendez will give a presentation entitled “Franklin Mountains State Park – Sharing the Vision”.
The Greater Big Bend Coalition is a conservation organization in El Paso working to help protect the desert lands, rivers, mountains and wildlife of the Greater Big Bend Ecosystem of Texas and northern Mexico. The region stretches across the US/Mexico Rio Grande border and includes nearly 8000 square miles of protected lands in US National Parks, Texas State Parks and Protected Areas in Mexico. For more information visit greaterbigbend.org.