2017 Latino Conservation Week Events

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July 14, 2017  | Nevada

Lovell Canyon Clean Up and Camp-Out

We will camp out Friday night, July the 14th, in Lovell Canyon and wake up early to participate in a clean up that will go from 8am to 10am the morning of the 15th. On…

Sponsor(s): Sierra Club, Outside Las Vegas Foundation, The US Forest Service, Save Lovell Canyon, Save Red Rock, Friends of Nevada Wilderness, and many more...

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July 15, 2017  | Nevada

Find Your Roots / Encuentra Tus Raíces

An opportunity for participants to explore Lake Mead National Recreational Area in an interactive, educational and service-oriented way: The event will feature a short introductory hike followed by se...

Sponsor(s): Lake Mead National Recreational Area, Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 16, 2017  | Nevada

Morning Hike and Storytelling

Latinos have a strong connection to nature, but often times everyday responsibilities don’t allow us to get outdoors. For this year’s Latino Conservation Week, the Progressive Leadership Alliance ...

Sponsor(s): Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada

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July 19, 2017  | Nevada

Environmental Impacts in our Communities

The Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada partnered up with the University of Nevada Reno to research the impacts that environmental degradation has on working families, Indigenous peoples, and co...

Sponsor(s): Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada

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July 21, 2017  | Nevada

Latin Chamber of Commerce Networking Luncheon Celebrating Latino Conservation Month

Come learn about the $14.9 billion dollar Nevada Outdoor Industry! As one of our cornerstone activities, our Business & Networking Luncheons are as informative as they are enjoyable and provide th...

Sponsor(s): Latin Chamber of Commerce Nevada, Inc., Outside Las Vegas Foundation, Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 22, 2017  | Nevada

Stargazing and Camp-out in Basin and Range National Monument

Join Friends of Basin and Range and Conservation Lands Foundation for an overnight trip to view the dark skies of Basin and Range National Monument. Explore petroglyphs, ancient and modern townsites, ...

Sponsor(s): Friends of Basin and Range, Conservation Lands Foundation

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July 22, 2017  | Nevada

Climate Cookout BBQ

Chipsa Nevada and the League of Conservation Voters are teaming up for a Climate Cookout BBQ focusing on the intersectionality of the environmental movement with the Latino community and racial justic...

Sponsor(s): Chipsa Nevada, The League of Conservation Voters

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July 14, 2018  | Nevada

Lake Mead Visitor Center LCW Celebration & Short Film Festival

Stop by to share your vision for LCW and public lands! What do you want to protect? ¿Qué quieres proteger? Learn how to follow us on social media and then check out our virtual film…

Sponsor(s):

NPS, HAF

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July 15, 2018  | Nevada

Picnic at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park

Join Chispa NV and the Nevada Conservation League for a day of food and fun at Spring Mountain Ranch State Park! We will have fun activities and presentations around the work Chispa and the NevadaR...

Sponsor(s):

Chispa NV, Nevada Conservation League

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July 16, 2018  | Nevada

Latino Conservation Week Kick-Off Party

Las Vegas is kicking-off this year's Latino Conservation Week with a party and you're invited!! Come eat delicious tacos and enjoy live music, face painting, and crafts! Talk with your local non-profi...

Sponsor(s):

Progressive Leadership Alliance of Nevada, Chispa NV, Nevada Conservation League, Sierra Club Toiyabe Chapter, Moms' Clean Air Force, Make the Road, Battle Born Progress, Conservation Lands Foundation, Organizing for America, Vegas Roots, Mi Familia Vota, Great Basin Water Network, Planned Parenthood, UNLV's Undocunetwork

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July 19, 2018  | Nevada

Antes De La Inundación

Sierra Club y Moms Clean Air Forcé Están presentando una película para conocer cómo el cambio climático afecta día a día a nuestras comunidades y familias en todo el país. Sierra Club and Moms...

Sponsor(s):

Sierra Club's Beyond Coal Campaign & Mom's Clean Air Force Nevada

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July 13, 2019  | Nevada

"Hidden Cave" Tour

The Churchill County Museum, and the Carson City District Bureau of Land Management welcome you to a tour of Hidden Cave. “Hidden Cave” was named because of the difficulty in finding its small ope...

Sponsor(s):

Churchill County Museaum and Carson City District Bureau of Land Management

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July 18, 2019  | Nevada

Vamos a Pescar

Nevada Department of Wildlife is providing fishing instruction and equipment for Centro de Adoracion Familiar church members, many of whom are fishing for the first time! Vamos a pescar!

Sponsor(s):

Nevada Department of Wildlife, Centro de Adoracion Familiar, Hispanic Access Foundation, George H.W. Bush Vamos a Pescar Educational Fund, Recreational Boating and Fishing Foundation

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July 20, 2019  | Nevada

Hike & Picnic at Mt. Charleston

Join us to escape the summer heat on Saturday, July 20 for a picnic at the Spring Mountain Visitor's Gateway at Mount Charleston. In the morning, we will drive up via carpool from the Sierra…

Sponsor(s):

Sierra Club, Southern Nevada Group

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July 20, 2019  | Nevada

Vamos a Pescar at Hemenway Pier

Nevada Department of Fish and Wildlife will provide fishing instruction to Chispa Nevada's group, many of whom will fish for the first time! Vamos a pescar!

Sponsor(s):

Chispa NV, League of Conservation Voters, Hispanic Access Foundation, Nevada Department of Wildlife, George H.W. Bush Vamos a Pescar Educational Fund, Recreational Boating and Fishing Foundation

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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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