There is a super volcano in New
Mexico that can be seen from space. It is one of the most
scientifically important volcanoes on the planet. It is the ancient
homeland of the Jemez Pueblo Indians and it is the source of modern day
political turmoil. It is known as the Valles Caldera.
Brought to you by an award winning team of filmmakers, this
trilogy centers on the Valles Caldera National Preserve in the high
mountains of northern New Mexico. The Preserve is situated inside a
collapsed crater surrounded by eruptive domes and features the 11,254 ft
Redondo Peak. Much of the year, the Valles area is an emerald gem
amidst the sere New Mexico landscape.
trilogy transports viewers to the grandeur and stunning beauty of one
of America’s most captivating natural environments to reveal, explore
and affirm the importance this land. The Valles Caldera is unique in
it’s scientific significance, it’s unique cultural history and finally
the current upheaval of politics surrounding the future ownership of
this 89,000 acre preserve.