2019 Latino Conservation Week Events

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July 12, 2019  | Colorado

Boys and Girls Club Leave No Trace Lesson and Hike

The Boys and Girls Club of La Plata County will be learning an important lesson in Leave No Trace which promotes the idea of being good stewards of the land. After the short lesson, the…

Sponsor(s):

Boys and Girls Club

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July 13, 2019  | New Mexico

Bio Blitz at La Mancha Wetland

In honor of Latino Conservation Week, we’re having a BioBlitz at La Mancha Wetland! What’s a bio blitz, you ask? Basically, it’s a way that regular people and kids can participate in real scienc...

Sponsor(s):

Southwest Environmental Center

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July 13, 2019  | Michigan

SWBeetroit- Latino Outdoors x Outdoor Afro Beekeeping Mixer!

Join us for an evening of delights as we learn about beekeeping, taste some locally harvested honey by SWBeetroit, and break bread around the fire. SWBeetroit is a 2 year old apiary located in Southwe...

Sponsor(s):

Southwest Grows, Outdoor Afro-Detroit, Southwest Beetroit, National Wildlife Federation

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July 14, 2019  | Texas

Sea Turtle Hatchling Release at Padre Island National Seashore

Sea turtle biologists will provide bilingual programs (in English and Spanish) before public sea turtle hatchling releases. We invite Latino families and our spanish speaking community to join us at t...

Sponsor(s): National Park Service at Padre Island National Seashore

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July 15, 2019  | Kansas

Latino Conservation Week at Lee Richardson Zoo

July 13th through the 21st marks Latino Conservation Week: Disfrutando y Conservando Nuestra Tierra is an initiative of Hispanic Access Foundation (HAF). Latino Conservation Week was created to suppor...

Sponsor(s): Lee Richardson Zoo

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July 16, 2019  | Massachusetts

A Home For Everyone

Participants will learn about a unique group of birds called insectivores, the many ways they help humans, and what we can do to provide them with a home where they can thrive.

Sponsor(s): Silvio O. Conte National Wildlife Refuge, US Fish & Wildlife Service, Hispanic Access Foundation, Eagle Eye Institute

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July 16, 2019  | Arizona

Latino Conservation Advocacy Day at Montezuma Castle National Monument

As part of Mi Familia Vota’s Environmental Justice program we will be celebrating Latino Conservation Week July 13-21! In order to honor our beautiful, precious lands, we will visit Montezuma Castle...

Sponsor(s): Mi Familia Vota

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July 16, 2019  | Utah

LCW in the Red Cliffs National Conservation Area

Join Conserve Southwest Utah in Celebrating Latino Conservation Week for the first time ever in St. George, Utah, July 13 – 21! All events will take place in or near the spectacular Red Cliffs Natio...

Sponsor(s):

Conserve Southwest Utah

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July 17, 2019  | Wyoming

Yellowstone National Park Nature Walk and Ranger Program

Join us in celebrating Latino Conservation Week as we explore the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone in Yellowstone National Park with Interpretive Park Ranger Francisco Uribe and learn about the geology...

Sponsor(s):

Yellowstone National Park

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July 18, 2019  | New Mexico

"Ay Mariposa" Film Screening

In honor of Latino Conservation Week, we are hosting the New Mexico premiere of Ay Mariposa. The film’s subjects include: Marianna Trevino Wright, Director of the National Butterfly Center, Zulema H...

Sponsor(s):

Southwest Environmental Center

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July 19, 2019  | Illinois

Planting like it's 1860!

Join Lincoln Home park rangers and volunteers from the University of Illinois Extension Master Gardeners for a bilingual program about how people in Abraham Lincoln’s neighborhood tended their garde...

Sponsor(s): Lincoln Home National Historic Site and University of Illinois Extension Master Gardeners

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July 19, 2019  | Oregon

Climate Justice Leadership Program of Centro Cultural: Kayaking the Tualatin River

On July 19th, members of the Climate Justice Leadership Program of Centro Cultural will enjoy kayaking the Tualatin River by Farmington Paddle Launch while learning about wildlife habitat and native p...

Sponsor(s): Metro Parks & Nature; Tualatin Soil & Water Conservation District.

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July 19, 2019  | Colorado

Forest Service For A Day

Youth at the J. Churchill Owen Boys & Girls Club will get to hear from different people in the Forest Service to get a taste for what it's like. Smokey the Bear is also set…

Sponsor(s): Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Denver

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July 20, 2019  | Florida

Bats, Bees, and Butterflies Reception Inauguración del Proyecto: Murcielagos, Abejas, y Mariposas

Patch of Heaven Sanctuary and GEN2050 are pleased to invite you to a reception for the “Bats, Bees, and Butterflies Project.” During the "Bats, Bee and Butterflies" reception, you will be immersed...

Sponsor(s):

GEN2050, National Geographics, Patch of Heaven Sanctuary

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July 20, 2019  | Puerto Rico

Yoga y Terapia de Bosque en la La Playa

Yoga and forest bathing at the beautiful beaches of Fajardo, Puerto Rico.

Sponsor(s): Corazón Latino, AZUL, Coalicición por la Defensa del Corredor Noroeste, Descubre El Bosque, Redescubre El Yunque

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July 20, 2019  | Florida

Maritime Heritage Trail Survey Dive - ¡Bucear y Encuesta del Sendero Marítimo Historical!

National Parks Conservation Association expanded its audience to include young military veterans and their families. A new partnership with AQUANAUTS ADAPTIVE AQUATICS will focus on monitoring and rai...

Sponsor(s): Aquanauts Adaptive Aquatics, National Parks Conservation Association

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July 20, 2019  | California

Latino Outdoors San Diego Group Restoration Project con Paletas

Latino Outdoors has partnered with San Diego Parks and Recreation for their monthly restoration project. Our group will assist cleaning and clearing out an area on Black Mountain just behind the Range...

Sponsor(s): Latino Outdoors San Diego and San Diego Parks and Recreation

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July 20, 2019  | California

Charla En La Playa

"A community forum and discussion on public lands, conservation, environmental justice, and the Green New Deal." Join local Latinx community leaders to discuss the region’s most pressing environment...

Sponsor(s):

Los Padres ForestWatch Dr. Manuel L. Lopez Garden Food and Water Watch CAUSE UFW Foundation UFCW 770 SEIU 2015 La Casa De La Raza

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July 20, 2019  | Connecticut

Flying Wild & Wet Festival

Event to be held in Beaver Pond Park, families will get together and be able to go on a nature walk tour, learn about the aquatic life in the pond, go fishing, create nature mandalas,…

Sponsor(s):

HAF, FWS, Kellogg Foundation

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July 20, 2019  | Florida

Slough Slog - ¡Un paseo por las cúpulas de ciprés!

¡Un paseo por las cúpulas de ciprés! invites people y nuestra comunidad local to experience what it is like to be immersed into Everglades National Park’s cypress dome habitat. Participants will ...

Sponsor(s):

Latino Heritage Internship Program, Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 20, 2019  | California

Murciélagos del Río Los Angeles / Bats of the L.A. River

¡Acompañanos a conocer a nuestros vecinos nocturnos a lo largo del Río Los Angeles! ¡Unasee a nosotros para un paseo en bicicleta con Los Angeles River Communities for Environmental Equity a lo la...

Sponsor(s):

Community Nature Connection, Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority (MRCA), Friends of the L.A. River (FOLAR), Los Angeles River Communities for Environmental Equity

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July 20, 2019  | New Jersey

Celebrate Latino Conservation Week at Paterson Great Falls!

Celebrate Latino Conservation Week at Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park! Join us for a fun afternoon filled with activities like: decorating baseball caps, attend a special Ranger Talk abo...

Sponsor(s):

Paterson Great Falls National Historical Park

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July 20, 2019  | Colorado

Community Potluck & Filmscreening

Latino Conservation Week is an opportunity to enjoy the outdoors and learn how you can help protect our land, water, and air. To celebrate LCW 2019, Coldharbour Institute with the USFS will hold a com...

Sponsor(s): Coldharbour Institute and USFS

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July 20, 2019  | California

Bioblitz! with Environmental Volunteers and Latino Outdoors

Adventurers, Explorers and Citizen Scientists, come enjoy a BioBlitz in the Palo Alto Baylands. On Saturday, July 20th from 10 am -1 pm, Latino Outdoors and Environmental Volunteers will be hosting th...

Sponsor(s): Latino Outdoors, Environmental Volunteers

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July 21, 2019  | Texas

"Chill OUT" - YOGA con Latino Outdoors San Antonio, Texas

Join us for some FREE Yoga in the Park at San Pedro Springs. This will be a great time to meet our newest Leader Bianca Guevara because she will be teaching this class. This will…

Sponsor(s):

Latino Outdoors

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Latino Conservation Week is a collection of events from variety of organizations. Hispanic Access Foundation is only directly responsible for events in which it is listed as a sponsor. 

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