Department of Health county map update March 10: More counties reach Green, Turquoise
Thursday, March 11, 2021
Thirteen counties advance to a less-restrictive level
SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Health on Wednesday announced the updated statewide COVID-19 map for the two-week period beginning March 10, with seven New Mexico counties at the Turquoise Level and seven at the Green Level, at which there are fewer restrictions on commercial and day-to-day activities amid decreased virus risk.
Eighteen counties are at the Yellow Level as of March 10. Only one is at the Red Level, signifying very high risk
Thirteen counties – more than a third of the state – reached a less restrictive level. Those counties are: De Baca, Doña Ana, Eddy, Hidalgo, Lea, Los Alamos, McKinley, Otero, Quay, Roosevelt, San Juan, Santa Fe and Socorro.