Indian Affairs | A Proud History

A Proud History

Native Americans have long been practitioners of fire use in the art of vegetation and wildlife management. Tribes across North America used fire to encourage the growth of graze for animals and provide improvement for hunting grounds and for creating trails.

Historical Photos

  1958 Texas Canyon
 Mescalero Redhats 1952 frontofbldg2
  1952 Mescalero Redhats
 Mescalero Crews Line Up
  Mescalero Crews Line Up
 Navajo Archive Firefighters
  Navajo Firefighters