2 archaeological sites in New Mexico to be protected


RUIDOSO, N.M. (KRQE) – Two archaeological sites in New Mexico will now be protected.

The National Trust for Historic Preservation awarded more than $8,000 to the Archaeological Conservancy, according to the Ruidoso News. The areas have had trouble with vandals and off-roading.

It will also prevent wildlife and livestock from entering the site. The conservancy says the areas have irreplaceable cultural materials on them.

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