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Joshua C. Botkin

About the Owner

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We here at High Country Landscapes, LLC pledge to treat you, our customer, with respect and individual attention.

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Originally from ​​the Texas Hill Country, Joshua Botkin studied wildlife pathology at the University of Wyoming - ultimately leading to a Bachelor's Degree of Science in 2007. 

Josh moved to Ft. Collins, Colorado, where he continued his studies at the prestigious Warner College of Natural Resources  at Colorado State University. 

While attending graduate school, Josh worked for the National Wildlife Research Center as an ecologist, participating in research evaluating and mitigating problems in ecosystems across the country on both government and private lands.

After earning his  Master's Degree in Ecology in 2012, Josh and his wife moved to Ruidoso, NM,  where mixing his passion for landscaping and ecology, he started High Country Landscapes, LLC., in 2013.  Josh is dedicated to water and soil conservation while creating beautiful landscapes for his clients to enjoy.

"As owner of High Country Landscapes, LLC, I look forward to serving the area and appreciate  future business with you."  Josh Botkin

Professional Team

Our Mission

At High Country Landscapes, LLC, our mission is simple: to design and construct landscapes that provide our clients enjoyment and conserve natural resources. 

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