Bureau of Land Management, Las Cruces District Office (BLM-LCDO)

The Las Cruces District Office manages land in Doña Ana, Grant, Luna, Otero, and Sierra counties in southwestern New Mexico. We maintain a reference collection, primarily of plants found on BLM land within the district, to aid plant identification in the office and document some of our activities.
Contact: Patrick Alexander (palexander@blm.gov)
Collection Type: Preserved Specimens
Management: Live Data managed directly within data portal
Global Unique Identifier: b15cc20f-82fe-4c2f-9eda-43514748112c
Digital Metadata: EML File
Collection Statistics
  • 2,470 specimen records
  • 288 (12%) georeferenced
  • 2,307 (93%) identified to species
  • 95 families
  • 522 genera
  • 1,011 species
  • 1,171 total taxa (including subsp. and var.)
Extra Statistics
The National Science Foundation
This project made possible by National Science Foundation Award 1410069