There are numerous ways to assure the
visitors to the SMNHC get the most out of their visit. Over the years
many of the improvements made to the SMNHC are thanks to generous
citizens who have given their time and/or money to make the Center what
it is today. Here are a few ways you can help.
Looking for a way to give your free time to a good cause? Volunteer with us! Whether you are interested in teaching, trail work or building outdoor classrooms, the Sandia Mountain Natural History Center has a volunteer opportunities to meet your interest.
Construction and maintenance of trails
Many of the projects and teaching equipment
that are used on a daily basis were made possible by generous
donations from friends of the Sandia Mountain Natural History Center.
With a limited budget, most of the SMNHC's funds go into everyday
operational costs. To make improvements to the trails and facilities,
create new programs, or purchase field equipment, the SMNHC relies on
donations and grant funding.
Over the years donors have contributed to:
Landscaping the Daniel Bush gardens