President Obama designates the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument

Navigate to:

President Obama designates the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument

This video is hosted by YouTube. In order to view it, you must consent to the use of “Marketing Cookies” by updating your preferences in the Cookie Settings link below.


This video is hosted by YouTube. In order to view it, you must consent to the use of “Marketing Cookies” by updating your preferences in the Cookie Settings link below.


In May 2014, President Obama designated New Mexico's Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks National Monument. Pew's U.S. Public Lands director Mike Matz discusses why these public lands are worthy of recognition and how national monument status will benefit the local community.

America’s Overdose Crisis
America’s Overdose Crisis

America’s Overdose Crisis

Sign up for our five-email course explaining the overdose crisis in America, the state of treatment access, and ways to improve care

Sign up
Quick View

America’s Overdose Crisis

Sign up for our five-email course explaining the overdose crisis in America, the state of treatment access, and ways to improve care

Sign up