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About Open Space

Information about the Open Space Division.
  • Open Space History

    Efforts for the preservation of open space lands began in the 1960s with a few visionary individuals. These early efforts resulted in the acquisition of over 8,500 acres of land by 1968.

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  • Open Space Functions and Management

    People who live in Albuquerque enjoy a rich and diverse natural and cultural setting. The Sandia Mountains rise over 5,000 feet above the City's eastern edge, providing a spectacular backdrop.

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  • Fire Restrictions and Closures on Open Space

    Information on fire restrictions on Major Public Open Space lands.

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  • Boat Access

    Where to launch boats from City of Albuquerque Open Space access points

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