Rolling in a RV: Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge

WASHINGTON — Years of overgrazing, logging, river diversion, and invasive non-native plants had destroyed the wetlands and flood plain of the Rio Grande in central New Mexico when President Roosevelt gave the young men of the Civilian Conservation Corp the task of restoring the area.

What was started in the 1930s continues today and the refuge provides a yearly winter stop over for tens of thousands of cranes, geese, and ducks.

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Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith

Rebecca Smith is a Wisconsin native currently living in Illinois with her husband, Eric, and two dogs, Maggie and Grace. She enjoys hiking, biking, kayaking and, of course, camping in cabins and park models.

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