Alamogordo gets grant to restore lake

Alamogordo gets grant to restore lake

ALAMOGORDO (KRQE) – Alamogordo is getting millions of dollars to help restore a lake.

New Mexico senators announced the Federal Emergency Management Agency will give the city more than $6 million in a grant.

In 2012, the Little Bear Fire left burn scars.

Monsoon rains caused runoff into Bonito Lake.

The grant will help clear out debris and sediment that flowed into the lake. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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