2017 Latino Conservation Week Events

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July 15, 2017  | Arizona

Latino Conservation Week Tabling Event at Arizona Get Outdoors Expo in Scottsdale, AZ

The Arizona Get Outdoors Expo in association with Arizona Game & Fish promises fun and adventure for the whole family. The Arizona Get Outdoors Expo aims to get people outdoors, appreciate their e...

Sponsor(s):

Arizona Game and Fish, Westworld of Scottsdale, AZ

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July 15, 2017  | Arizona

Birding with a Purpose: Sweetwater Wetlands Monarch Waystation Planting

We’ll begin this special restoration field trip with an easy, early morning walk around the wetlands followed by planting special native plants for a Monarch Waystation. All of the plants will be do...

Sponsor(s): Tucson Audubon Society, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum, Tucson Water

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July 18, 2017  | Arizona

Lower Salt River: Kayak and Clean-up

On July 18th, Sierra Club will collaborate with the Boys and Girls Club and Chispa in cleaning up debris along a six-mile stretch of the Lower Salt River on kayaks as part of Latino Conservation…...

Sponsor(s): Sierra Club

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July 21, 2017  | Arizona

Saguaros to Barrios: A History of Mexican American Homesteaders and Downtown Adobe Dwellers

Join us for a one hour program about life in Tucson in the late 1800s. It starts with a film of early homesteaders and concludes with a presentation by ALEX LA PIERRE, National Park Service…

Sponsor(s): Saguaro National Park, Tucson Historic Preservation Foundation, NPS Urban Agenda, NPS Latino Heritage Internship Program, Western National Parks Association, Los Descendientes Del Presidio De Tucson

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July 21, 2017  | Arizona

Latino Conservation Week at the Grand Canyon!

Join Grand Canyon National Park on July 21st to celebrate Latino Conservation Week! We will have activities set up at the Grand Canyon Visitor Center Plaza from 12pm to 4pm. We will also have bilingua...

Sponsor(s): Grand Canyon National Park, National Park Service

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July 22, 2017  | Arizona

Colorado River Day

Centro de Adoracion will carpool down to Davis Camp, set up camp, hear an informational talk about nature and the importance of taking care of our Colorado river and then play in and along the…

Sponsor(s): Centro de Adoracion Familiar

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May 21, 2018  | Arizona

Davis Camp Baptism Event

Centro de Adoracion Familar church will take their annual trip down to Davis Camp in AZ for their baptismal event. The purpose of the event is mulitfold; parishioners and guests will practice their fa...

Sponsor(s): Centro de Adoracion Familiar

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July 12, 2018  | Arizona

El Vuelo de las Mariposas - The Flight of the Butterflies

Acompáñenos el Jueves, 12 de Julio de 2018 a las 7:30pm para una presentación especial del documental "El Vuelo de las Mariposas" en Las Milpitas de Cottonwood (2405 S Cottonwood Ln.; Tucson, AZ 85...

Sponsor(s):

Community Food Bank of Southern Arizona, Latino Outdoors and Sierra Club

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July 14, 2018  | Arizona

Make a Splash at the Verde River!

Hang out with a group of young Latinxs at the Salt River as we enjoy our beautiful river and stay cool for the Verde Spooktacular Monster Halloween Event! COORDINATE COSTUMES WITH US. Todos son bienve...

Sponsor(s):

Salt River Tubing

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July 14, 2018  | Arizona

Pollinator Garden Installation at El Rio Preserve

Join Tucson Audubon and the Town of Marana as we jointly install a large pollinator garden among the landscape plantings near the ramada at the new parking lot for the El Rio Preserve. The heavy…...

Sponsor(s):

Tucson Audubon Society and Town of Marana

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July 14, 2018  | Arizona

Grand Canyon Day Trip

Alive Youth Yuma will be embarking on a journey to Grand Canyon National Park where we will tour the canyon and observe how the Colorado River has carved through the Earth and its layers and…

Sponsor(s):

Hispanic Access Foundation, Alive Youth Yuma

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July 15, 2018  | Arizona

LCW on the Arizona National Scenic Trail

Join the Arizona Trail Association and the Coronado National Forest in celebrating Latino Conservation Week building new Arizona Trail! We have started a project in Happy Jack, just southeast of Flags...

Sponsor(s):

Arizona Trail Association, Coconino National Forest, Latino Outdoors Flagstaff

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July 16, 2018  | Arizona

Celebrating Latino Conservation Leaders

Follow along on social media as we feature Latino conservation leaders, their stories, and their connections to the outdoors and stewardship of the land. https://www.facebook.com/hechoonline/

Sponsor(s):

HECHO

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July 16, 2018  | Arizona

Canyon Lake Kayaking and Clean up

We are celebrating Latino Conservation Week with a trip to Canyon Lake for a morning of flat-water kayaking, beach games, and swimming, with youth from the Boys and Girls Club of Greater Phoenix and C...

Sponsor(s):

Sierra Club - Our Wild America, Sierra Club - Grand Canyon Chapter, Chispa AZ, and Boys and Girls Club of Greater Phoenix

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July 17, 2018  | Arizona

Colorado River Theater

Celebrate Latino Conservation Week by learning more about the Colorado River and its life-sustaining waters. The Colorado River State Historic Park will be offering FREE screenings of the short docume...

Sponsor(s):

Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area, Colorado River State Historic Park

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July 17, 2018  | Arizona

Colorado River Theater

Celebrate Latino Conservation Week by learning more about the Colorado River and its life-sustaining waters. The Colorado River State Historic Park will be offering FREE screenings of the short docume...

Sponsor(s):

Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area, Colorado River State Historic Park

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July 17, 2018  | Arizona

Colorado River Theater

Celebrate Latino Conservation Week by learning more about the Colorado River and its life-sustaining waters. The Colorado River State Historic Park will be offering FREE screenings of the short docume...

Sponsor(s):

Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area, Colorado River State Historic Park

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July 17, 2018  | Arizona

Colorado River Theater

Celebrate Latino Conservation Week by learning more about the Colorado River and its life-sustaining waters. The Colorado River State Historic Park will be offering FREE screenings of the short docume...

Sponsor(s):

Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area, Colorado River State Historic Park

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July 18, 2018  | Arizona

Come meet your local forest rangers!

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 2018, the Coconino National Forest will hold an Outreach e...

Sponsor(s):

Latino Outdoors; USDA, USFS; Sunnyside Market of Dreams

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July 19, 2018  | Arizona

Come learn about Smokey Bear and Fire in the Forest!

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 2018, the Coconino National Forest will hold a Smokey Bear...

Sponsor(s):

Latino Outdoors; USDA, USFS; Sunnyside Market of Dreams

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July 20, 2018  | Arizona

Past, Present, and Future of the Colorado River: Lifeline in the Desert

The Colorado River has made life possible in the arid Southwest, yet today it is a river that has been named one of the most endangered waterways in the U.S. This free program, presented by…

Sponsor(s):

Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area, Colorado River State Historic Park

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July 20, 2018  | Arizona

Pasado, Presente, y Futuro del Río Colorado

El río Colorado ha hecho la vida posible en el árido suroeste, pero hoy es un río que ha sido nombrado uno de los ríos más amenazados de los EE. UU. Este programa gratuito, presentado…

Sponsor(s):

Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area, Colorado River State Historic Park

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July 20, 2018  | Arizona

Adobe Brick-Making at Casa Grande Ruins National Monument

In honor of Latino Conservation Week, Casa Grande Ruins National Monument will be hosting a bilingual workshop on adobe brick-making on Friday, July 20, 2018. This hands on activity will begin at 9:00...

Sponsor(s):

Hispanic Access Foundation Casa Grande Ruins National Monument Latino Heritage Internship Program

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July 20, 2018  | Arizona

Come learn about Forest Archeology!

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 2018, the Coconino National Forest will host an event with...

Sponsor(s):

Latino Outdoors; USDA, USFS; Sunnyside Market of Dreams

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July 21, 2018  | Arizona

Davis Camp Baptismal Event

Centro de Adoracion Familar church will take their annual trip down to Davis Camp in Arizona for their baptismal event. The purpose of the event is multi-fold; parishioners and guests will practice th...

Sponsor(s):

Centro de Adoracion Familiar

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July 15, 2019  | Arizona

Latino Conservation Week Film Screening - Arizona Trail

Join REI Tucson and the Arizona Trail Association for a special film screening to celebrate Latino Conservation Week 2019! Latino Conservation Week: Disfrutando y Conservando Nuestra Tierra is an init...

Sponsor(s):

Arizona Trail Association and REI Tucson

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July 16, 2019  | Arizona

Conservation Along the Colorado River

Yuma East Wetlands Manager, Vianey Avila will be presenting on how conservation is happening here in Yuma and how our local community can help contribute. This presentation will be given in Spanish.

Sponsor(s):

Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area & Colorado River State Historic Park

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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  | Arizona

National Parks and Public Lands Advocacy Day

Show your LOVE for National Park and public lands! Several bipartisan pieces of legislation are moving through Congress to fund, protect and conserve National Parks and other public lands. For one day...

Sponsor(s):

Latinos for Parks

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July 17, 2019  | Arizona

Forest Archeology at Elden Pueblo

Join Us in Celebrating Latino Conservation WeekCome learn about Forest Archeology at Elden Pueblo!Latino Conservation Week is an opportunity to enjoy the outdoors and learn how you can help protect ou...

Sponsor(s):

United States Forest Service, Coconino National Forest and Latino Outdoors

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July 17, 2019  | Arizona

El Vuelo de las Mariposas - The Flight of the Butterflies - Film Screening

"The Flight of the Butterflies" describes the incredible journey of thousands of Monarch Butterflies that travel annually from Mexico to Canada. This special screening will be part of "Latino Conserva...

Sponsor(s):

Chispa AZ, Ecomadres, Sierra Club

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July 17, 2019  | Arizona

Vuelo de las Mariposas Film Screening

Acompañenos el miércoles 17 de Julio para una presentación especial de la película El Vuelo de las Mariposas¡Traigan a toda la familia!El vuelo de las mariposas describe el increíble viaje de mi...

Sponsor(s):

Chispa AZ, Sierra Club & Ecomadres

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July 18, 2019  | Arizona

Latino Conservation Week Film Screening - Arizona Trail

Join REI Flagstaff and the Arizona Trail Association for a special film screening to celebrate Latino Conservation Week 2019! Latino Conservation Week: Disfrutando y Conservando Nuestra Tierra is an i...

Sponsor(s):

Arizona Trail Association and REI Flagstaff

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July 18, 2019  | Arizona

Guided Spanish Tour

A guided Spanish tour will be available to the public. Take a walk back in time and tour one of the most infamous Prisons in the Country.

Sponsor(s):

Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area & Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park

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July 22, 2019  | Arizona

Carne Asada en Mt. Lemmon with Watershed Management Group

Carne asada atop Mt. Lemmon, and discussion of how mountains naturally provide water to the city of Tucson below.

Sponsor(s):

Watershed Management Group, Hispanic Access Foundation, Por La Creacion Faith Based Alliance

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July 13, 2019  | Arizona

Baptisms and Family Fun Day

Centro de Adoracion Familar church will take their annual trip down to Davis Camp in AZ for their baptismal event. The purpose of the event is mulitfold; parishioners and guests will practice their fa...

Sponsor(s):

Centro de Adoracion Familiar

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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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