2017 Latino Conservation Week Events

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July 14, 2018  | California

Tram to the Monument

Head up the Palm Springs Tram to a spot within the Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument for Latino Conservation Week! Join in on coordinated activities including a walk, games and a ...

Sponsor(s):

COFEM, Sierra Club, The Friends of the Desert Mountains, Conservation Lands Foundation

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July 14, 2018  | California

Fort Ord National Monument Mountain Bike Ride!

FORT Friends (a 501-c-3 nonprofit) and partner the Fort Ord Cycle Paths (local bike club), Salinas, CA are hosting an easy mountain bike ride at the Fort Ord National Monument. *Includes lunch at noon...

Sponsor(s):

FORT Friends, Fort Ord Cycle Paths

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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 14, 2018  | California

Entre Gigantes - A Walk Among Giants

Experiencia entre los árboles más altos del mundo! en la Reserva Natural Estatal Montgomery Woods junto a una a guía Interpretativa. Charla y caminata gratuita y abiertas al público. Caminata y Ch...

Sponsor(s):

Hispanic Access Foundation, Latino Outdoors, U.S. Bureau of Land Management, Save the Redwoods League, Rock Star Massage

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July 16, 2018  | Maryland

C&O Canal Day

A fun day of outdoor recreation (and a few indoor) activities designed for our latinx Canal For All partner youth groups ages ~10-18+ to celebrate Latino Conservation Week.

Sponsor(s):

C&O Canal Trust,L.L.Bean

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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  | Massachusetts

Outdoors Rx Marine Life Family Program at Revere Public Library

Join Outdoors Rx in your community for nature explorations and games in local green space. Together, we can be healthier and have fun! Enjoy a summer evening with our family marine creatures program. ...

Sponsor(s):

Outdoors Rx and the Revere Public Library

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July 17, 2018  | Pennsylvania

An Evening of Nature Activities

Celebrate Latino Conservation Week with an evening of creekwalking investigation, birding, and hiking.

Sponsor(s):

Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Lehigh Gap Nature Center

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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  | Maryland

Pequeños Polinizadores/Little Pollinators

Ven a Patuxent y aprende sobre flores y polinizadores. Desde las mariposas hasta los murciélagos aprende porque los polinizadores son tan importantes para todos. No olvides traer agua, bloqueador sol...

Sponsor(s):

USFWS, HAF

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July 18, 2018  | New Mexico

Clean Buses for Healthy Niños Coalition Rally

This summer, governors from across the country will be meeting at the National Governors Association summer meeting in Santa Fe -- and we’ll be there, too, to remind our state executives that more t...

Sponsor(s):

Chispa NV

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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 18, 2018  | Texas

Zoo Sprouts! - Fabulous Fishes

Ready to make a big splash? Come with us as we venture through our Kipp Aquarium to check out the underwater playground that our fish call home. Get ready to explore the deep with the…

Sponsor(s):

Houston Zoo

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July 18, 2018  | Maryland

Bilingual Storytime

Join Montgomery Parks and Montgomery County Councilmember Nancy Navarro for a special nature-themed bilingual story time.

Sponsor(s):

Montgomery Parks

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July 18, 2018  | Maryland

Maravillas en el Pantano/Wonderful Wetlands

Descubre la maravillosa vida silvestre que vive en los pantanos de Patuxent. Aprende sobre ranas, salamandras y muchas más creaturas que viven en el las zonas pantanales. No olvides traer agua, bloqu...

Sponsor(s):

USFWS and HAF

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July 18, 2018  | District of Columbia

Latino Conservation Week Twitter Chat

On behalf of Hispanic Access Foundation, CHISPA, League of Conservation Voters, and Protect New Mexico, we invite you to join our Twitter Chat on Wednesday, July 18th at 1pm EST to push for awareness ...

Sponsor(s):

Hispanic Access Foundation, CHISPA, League of Conservation Voters and Protect New Mexico

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July 19, 2018  | California

Nature Walk with Los Angeles Audubon at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area

Join us for a walk to learn about birds and nature found in the beautiful Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area. Enter the park from La Cienega Blvd, pass the guard station and drive all the…

Sponsor(s):

Los Angeles Audubon Society

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July 19, 2018  | Rhode Island

Thursday Night Walkabout: 295 Visitor Center

Join us for a family-friendly nature walk! The walk departs from the Blackstone Valley Visitor Center on 295 in Lincoln, RI and explores the trail leading down to the Captain Wilbur Kelly House in the...

Sponsor(s):

Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park

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July 19, 2018  | Maryland

Volunteer Park Cleanup

Get outdoors and give back to your local environment! Join Montgomery Parks and the Latin American Youth Center for a morning of volunteer service sprucing up a local park.

Sponsor(s):

Montgomery Parks, The Latin American Youth Center

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July 19, 2018  | New Mexico

Lynn Middle Community School Trip to Caballo Lake

Join Friends of OMDP and Lynn Middle Community School as we explore LWCF funded Caballo Lake State Park. Fishing, Hiking and swimming will be some of the fun activities.

Sponsor(s):

Friends of Organ Mountain Desert Peaks

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July 19, 2018  | Colorado

Mindfulness on Mt. Evans

Join us at the Mt. Goliath Nature Center for a mindful day on the mountain during which we will engage in bilingual storytelling specific to our individual and greater connection to the Earth and our&...

Sponsor(s):

Hispanic Access Foundation, Americas for Conservation + the Arts

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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  | Minnesota

A Day Outdoors in Fort Snelling State Park

MNDNR will be hosting Centro Guadalupano and their members at Fort Snelling State Park for a day of fishing and other outdoor activities! We will be geocaching, hiking, learning about the significant ...

Sponsor(s):

Centro Guadalupano, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources

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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 20, 2018  | District of Columbia

Music at the Monument!

Music at the Monument is a nonprofit that offers a concert series in our National Parks and Monuments, performing outreach to local communities. The concert series brings an opportunity to improve acc...

Sponsor(s):

NPS, HAF, Salsa with Silvia, Music at the Monument

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July 20, 2018  | Nebraska

Wildcat Hills Bioblitz

Join us as we discover the biodiversity of Wildcat Hills! A Bioblitz is an event that brings together natural resource experts, community volunteers, and members of the public to inventory species (pl...

Sponsor(s):

Bird Conservancy of the Rockies, Nebraska Game and Parks Commission

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July 20, 2018  | New Jersey

A Wild Day at The Great Swamp

Hispanic Access Foundations Interns at Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge plan to engage Groundwork Elizabeth youth with the environment by exposing them to wildlife and its’ surroundings. These i...

Sponsor(s):

Hispanic Access Foundation, Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge, The Friends of Great Swamp, The Raptor Trust, Groundwork Elizabeth, Columbia Sportswear Company

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July 21, 2018  | Florida

¡Un paseo por las cúpulas de ciprés!

¡Un paseo por las cúpulas de ciprés! invites people to experience what is like to be submerged into Everglades National Park’s cypress habitat. By participating in this program, participants will...

Sponsor(s):

Latino Heritage Internship Program

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July 21, 2018  | Virginia

Nature Hike on the Bay

Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge is home to hundreds of species of birds, mammals, reptiles and amphibians. Join us for a one-mile guided hike along the Bay Trail to see and identify wildlife and enj...

Sponsor(s):

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Back Bay National Wildlife Refuge

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July 21, 2018  | California

Paseo de Plantas Nativas

Ven para aprender los nombres e historias de las plantas nativas de nuestro desierto en la reserva de Whitewater! A tráves de la narración, podemos encontrar semejanzas de la resilencia entre nuestr...

Sponsor(s):

The Wildlands Conservancy

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July 21, 2018  | California

Summer Campfire - Fogatas del Verano

Campfire, s'mores and activities - what could be better?! This bilingual program will include local information on the seasons and an NPS ranger-led bird call activity for families. Informational tabl...

Sponsor(s):

Community Nature Connection, NPCA, NPS

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July 21, 2018  | District of Columbia

Pileated Woodpecker Strut

Live performances! Bird and habitat identification and awareness education. "Birds of the night Sky" Planetarium program. Rain or shine!

Sponsor(s):

Rock Creek Park, NPS

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July 21, 2018  | California

Help build and maintain your local trails!

We will be performing trail trimming on Trail 71 and other trails in the vicinity. Please bring gloves, wear long pants and long sleeved shirts (recommended) and closed toe shoes (no sandals). Bring s...

Sponsor(s):

Fort Ord Recreation Trails (FORT) Friends and MORCA (Monterey Off-Road Cycling Association)

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July 21, 2018  | Colorado

Family Camp Out and Conservation Project on Mount Elbert

Help maintain a high-use trail on Mount Elbert--the tallest of Colorado's 14,000-foot peaks--during this one-night multi-generational camp out. We invite the whole family to participate in this fun, e...

Sponsor(s):

National Forest Foundation, Get Outdoors Leadville!, the Colorado Fourteeners Initiative, and the US Forest Service

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July 21, 2018  | Connecticut

Fishing Day!

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 Stewart B. McKinney Wildlife Refuge will host a&...

Sponsor(s):

The Hispanic Access Foundation, The Stewart B McKinney National Wildlife Refuge

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July 21, 2018  | California

Peralta Creek Clean-up

Join Us in Celebrating Latino Conservation Week by removing invasive species and garbage to help restore the health of Peralta Creek. This is our creek, our health, our park. Food, refreshments, and t...

Sponsor(s):

Juan Bautista de Anza National Historic Trail, Peralta Hacienda Historical Park.

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July 21, 2018  | Texas

Biking to The San Antonio Missions with Latino Outdoors

A bike ride to Mission San Juan and Mission San Jose along the San Antonio Riverwalk.

Sponsor(s):

Latino Outdoors

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July 21, 2018  | California

“Bajo las Estrellas” Stargazing & Campout

En honor a la semana de Latinos en Conservación, Tuleyome en colaboración con la Fundación de Acceso Hispano pondrá un evento para mirar las estrellas y acampar en un espacio al aire libre. Experi...

Sponsor(s):

Hispanic Access Foundation, Tuleyome, U.S. Bureau of Land Management, Sierra Club

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July 21, 2018  | Utah

Bears Ears National Monument Service Weekend 1

Join our volunteer crew in Bears Ears National Monument for the weekend! We will work to protect an ancient archeological site from increased travel impacts while discussing the issues affecting our p...

Sponsor(s):

The Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance

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July 21, 2018  | New Mexico

Rafting the Rio Bravo

To celebrate Latino Conservation Week, a group of Hispanic familias will be Rafting the Rio Bravo in southern New Mexico starting at Leaseburg Dam State Park. We'll also learn about the history of the...

Sponsor(s):

Nuestra Tierra Conservation Project

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July 21, 2018  | California

Emerald Necklace Stewardship Event: Jeff Seymour Family Center Plant Care and Mulching

Volunteers will water, weed, and mulch existing plants on the Jeff Seymour Family Center campus. The campus serves as a community hub for families by providing programs to promote overall family welln...

Sponsor(s):

Amigos de los Rios & Nature for All

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July 21, 2018  | New Mexico

July Birding and Breakfast

Join Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge July 21st 7-10 am for birds and breakfast. The morning will begin with breakfast served in the education portable followed by bird watching at the refuge'...

Sponsor(s):

Friends of Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge

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July 21, 2018  | Rhode Island

Saturday Science at Kelly House

Every Saturday in July and August the Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park will be conducting outdoor recreation and science exploration activities at the Captain Wilbur Kelly House Museum...

Sponsor(s):

Blackstone River Valley National Historical Park

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July 21, 2018  | Maryland

Youth on Earth Nature Program | Juventud en la Tierra Programa de Naturaleza

Do you love watching Animal Planet? Do you inspire friends to “go green” or want to learn more about it? Do you enjoy being active outdoors? Join other teens in Meadowside’s summer Youth on Eart...

Sponsor(s):

Montgomery Parks

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July 21, 2018  | Maryland

Family Movie Night Presenting “Coco” |  Noche de Cine Familiar, presentando “Coco”

Bring your chair, blankets and picnic baskets and enjoy a movie under the stars with family, friends and neighbors.

Sponsor(s):

Montgomery Parks

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July 21, 2018  | Texas

Family Nature Club at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve

Come with us to explore this hidden gem tucked away right off Tomball Parkway. We'll explore walking trails and see what our nets can find in the water, as well as make a nature art…

Sponsor(s):

Houston Zoo

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July 21, 2018  | District of Columbia

2018 Lotus and Water Lily Cultural Festival

The Lotus and Water Lily Festival is an annual event that celebrates global culture in the wild wetlands of Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens. At this free family fun celebration, visitors enjoy cul...

Sponsor(s):

Hispanic Access Foundation; Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Gardens, NPS

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July 21, 2018  | Maryland

Tour Bilingüe en el Tranvía (sabado y domingo)/Bilingual Tram Tour (Saturday and Sunday)

Ven y descubre el bosque en Patuxent. Aprende sobre la vida salvaje que llama Patuxent casa, en tranvía eléctrico a través del bosque. No olvides traer agua, y repelente para mosquitos. Este evento...

Sponsor(s):

HAF and USFWS

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July 21, 2018  | Texas

Focus on Nature

Come on out and celebrate Latino Conservation Week with Frontera volunteers Elizabeth Demoultrie, Brenda Berumen and Benny Pol. Take an hour-long hike through Knapp Canyon on El Paso’s Northeast Sid...

Sponsor(s):

The Frontera Land Alliance

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July 22, 2018  | California

Dia de la Familia

Hosted by the Napa Valley Farmworker Foundation, all Napa County farmworkers and their families are invited to the 7th annual celebration with food, music, community organizations, family activities, ...

Sponsor(s):

Napa Valley Farmworker Foudnation

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July 22, 2018  | California

Explorando Cache Creek-Kayaking

This is an continuation of a campout hosted near the Berryessa Snow Mountatin National Monument. We hope to bring local Latinx families to a kayaking trip sponsored by Tuleyome. As a conservation non-...

Sponsor(s):

Tuleyome, Wild and Scenic Rivers

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July 22, 2018  | New Jersey

Latino Conservation Day 2018

Meet the Student Conservation Association Water Safety Interns and the park rangers at Sandy Hook for an event promoting conservation. The interns will share water safety strategies and tips when swim...

Sponsor(s):

Gateway National Recreation Area- Sandy Hook Unit

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July 22, 2018  | Maryland

Día de Pesca Gratis/Free Fishing Day

Ven y acompáñanos a pescar en el refugio en este programa dedicado especialmente para principiantes. El refugio proveerá cañas para pescar, anzuelos, y cebo para pescar. No olvides traer agua, blo...

Sponsor(s):

USFWS and HAF

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July 22, 2018  | Nebraska

Fishing Fiesta

Fiesta de la Pesca! Para celebrar Latino Conservation Week, vamos a tener una fiesta! En Lake Wanahoo de 4-8 este domingo 22 de julio. Vamos a tener comida, piñatas y paseo en lancha! Para el…

Sponsor(s):

Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, Nebraska Wildlife Federation, Live well, Go Fish, National Wildlife Federation

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July 26, 2018  | New Mexico

Lynn Middle Community School trip to the Gila

The Friends and OMDP will be heading to the Gila, with a bonus stop at LWCF funded site, City of Rocks State Park.

Sponsor(s):

Friends of the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks

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July 27, 2018  | New Mexico

Ancestral Lands Day

Join us for a career day at El Morro with NPS staff who will explain what they do, why they do it and why you should too!

Sponsor(s):

Hispanic Access Foundation, National Park Service

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July 28, 2018  | Utah

Bears Ears National Monument Service Weekend 2

Join our volunteer crew in Bears Ears National Monument for the weekend! We will work to protect young Aspen trees while discussing the issues affecting our public lands and enjoying the magnificent l...

Sponsor(s):

Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance

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August 10, 2018  | California

Bingo del Medio Ambiente

Join us for a Bilingual Bingo game about the different species and biodiversity that you could find in Cedar Grove, Kings Canyon National Park.

Sponsor(s):

NPS, HAF

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August 11, 2018  | California

Highlighting Latinx Employees of Sequoia & Kings Canyon National Parks

The time is always right to celebrate the Latinx culture and people at the heart of the National Park Service. Starting on Saturday, August 11, we will be shining a spotlight on some of the…

Sponsor(s):

Our sponsors for this event include: the Hispanic Access Foundation, Environment for the Americas, the Latino Heritage Internship Program, and the National Park Service. With a special thanks going out to Columbia Sportswear Company who provided our giveaway prize.

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July 09, 2019  | California

Scorpion Hunt

Join a nocturnal adventure in search of these mysterious creatures! Learn about scorpions and use an ultraviolet light to find them. Directions: Snow Creek Road 1/4 mile south of Highway 111, west of...

Sponsor(s):

Santa Rosa and San Jacinto Mountains National Monument, Bureau of Land Management, Friends of the Desert Mountains

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July 13, 2019  | Nebraska

BioBlitz on the Prairie

Birds, Bugs, and Blooms, oh my! Join us for this family-fun event, a great way to experience one of the properties of the amazing Prairie Corridor on Haines Branch. A Bioblitz is an intense periodR...

Sponsor(s):

Spring Creek Prairie Audubon Center. Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, Lincoln Parks and Recreation

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July 13, 2019  | Colorado

Rocky Mountain National Park Nature Walk and Ranger Program

Our bilingual guide will take you on a 3-mile walk in the woods into Rocky Mountain National Park, followed by a family cookout and a short program by a Rocky Mountain National Park Ranger. You…

Sponsor(s):

YMCA of the Rockies

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July 13, 2019  | New York

"Be a Good Egg" Outreach Event

Since 2013, Audubon New York staff, volunteers, and partners have been working to increase the awareness of and reduce threats to beach-nesting birds by encouraging beach-goers to pledge to “share t...

Sponsor(s):

Audubon New York

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July 13, 2019  | Massachusetts

Humpback Whale Watching Tour

In partnership with Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary, Hispanic Access and Iglesia de Dios Pentecostal is organizing a whale watch for 75 congregants and students from Lawrence public schools....

Sponsor(s):

Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary, Hispanic Access Foundation, Iglesia de Dios Pentecostal

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July 13, 2019  | Texas

Desert Wildlife Presentation

Presentation by Maryflor Garcia, education and outreach coordinator for Frontera Land Alliance, on the Chihuahuan Desert Wildlife at a local public library for the Summer Reading Program. There will b...

Sponsor(s):

Frontera Land Alliance

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July 13, 2019  | California

Bilingual Interpretive Hike at Mission Creek Preserve

In celebration of Latino Conservation Week, we will be offering a bilingual interpretative hike on the cultural history of Mission Creek Preserve. The preserve sits on ancestral lands of the Serrano &...

Sponsor(s):

The Wildlands Conservancy

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July 14, 2019  | Pennsylvania

Birds & Brews

Stop by the Kell Visitor Center between 9AM and 12PM to sample some bird friendly coffee. Start off Latino Conservation Week by learning how farming this delicious coffee in South America contributes ...

Sponsor(s):

Keystone State Park

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July 14, 2019  | New York

"Be a Good Egg" Outreach Event

Since 2013, Audubon New York staff, volunteers, and partners have been working to increase the awareness of and reduce threats to beach-nesting birds by encouraging beach-goers to pledge to “share t...

Sponsor(s):

Audubon New York

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July 14, 2019  | California

Paddle the Bay

To celebrate LCW , Latino Outdoors and Northcoast Regional Land Trust will hold a kayaking outing from Freshwater Slough to Humboldt Bay! This 5 mile paddle is not difficult but requires sustained mov...

Sponsor(s):

Latino Outdoors - Humboldt, Northcoast Regional Land Trust, and Center Activities

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July 15, 2019  | Pennsylvania

Monarch Madness

Celebrate Latino Conservation Week by learning all about the unique insect that we share with our South American neighbors. Monarch butterflies are a source of fascination for many, partly due to thei...

Sponsor(s):

Keystone State Park

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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  | California

Hike The Hills

Interactive hike and picnic in the beautiful Puente Hills and Chino Hills in the lovely Chino Hills State Park and also tour the park’s Discovery Center to learn about the region’s wild life and h...

Sponsor(s):

Hispanic Access Foundation and Por La Creación: Faith Based Alliance

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July 16, 2019  | California

Paseo de Naturaleza (Nature Walk)

This nature walk is open to the public and community members in the Greater Los Angeles Area. It is an opportunity for people to familiarize themselves with their local park and community. Los Angeles...

Sponsor(s):

Los Angeles Audubon Society

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July 16, 2019  | Washington

All Girls Trail Crew at Mount Rainier, in partnership with Latino Outdoors

The All Girls Trail Crew is open to Latina youth ages 14-18 who live in Washington state. The crew will be spending a week engaging in stewardship and care of Mt. Rainier National Park, while…

Sponsor(s):

Latino Outdoors, MSR, REI

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July 18, 2019  | District of Columbia

Latino Conservation Week Twitter Chat

On behalf of Hispanic Access Foundation, we invite you to join our Twitter Chat on Wednesday, July 18 at 1pm EST. Feel free to ask questions during the Twitter chat or help us amplify from…

Sponsor(s):

Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 18, 2019  | Colorado

Poetry in the Park: A Family Affair

Join us at the Bluff Lake Nature Center for an evening of food, poetry, kid's activities, and walks around the park! We'll eat, mingle, and learn about different outdoor resources in the metro Denver ...

Sponsor(s):

Hispanic Access Foundation, Continental Divide Trail Coalition, Latino Outdoors, The Wilderness Society, Bluff Lake Nature Center

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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 18, 2019  | District of Columbia

Ay Mariposa East Coast Premiere

July 18 is the East Coast premiere of Ay Mariposa, a new documentary about three characters living on the US-Mexico border, directly in the path of the border wall. The documentary explores the close ...

Sponsor(s):

Center for Biological Diversity, Sierra Club, DC Environmental Film Festival

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July 18, 2019  | California

Paseo En El Prado

Interactive and Educational walk through Prado Regional Park followed by a picnic and special presentation by the office of San Bernardino County Supervisor Hagman.

Sponsor(s):

Hispanic Access Foundation and Por La Creación: Faith Based Alliance

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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  | Texas

Bilingual Astronomy Talk

English and Spanish presentation about the moon and constellations by Pamela Lara, a UTEP grad student. We will meet and park outside the yellow gate. Make sure to bring water, sturdy shoes, and long ...

Sponsor(s):

The Frontera Land Alliance

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July 19, 2019  | Washington

Community Waste Not-Educational Outreach Event

The event will take place July 19th, 9am-4pm, at the King County Wastewater Treatment Plant. This is a partnership with the King County wastewater treatment plant, who strive to be an inclusive facili...

Sponsor(s):

Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park

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July 19, 2019  | Nebraska

Birding On The Prairie

The program consists of a birding activity in the prairie, a short talk about the importance of the conservation of natural resources and the protection of our birds, and a bilingual tour through our ...

Sponsor(s):

Latino Heritage Program

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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  | Georgia

Bird Walk at Blue Heron Nature Preserve

Birding Focus: Discover the urban bird habitat at Blue Heron Nature Preserve, the home base for Atlanta Audubon Society. The focus will be migratory species and year-round residents including songbird...

Sponsor(s):

Atlanta Audubon Society

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July 20, 2019  | Georgia

Bird Walk at Morningside Nature Preserve

Birding Focus: We will look for seasonal migrants and resident species. Morningside Nature Preserve is a 33-acre preserve easily accessible from I-85 near Cheshire Bridge Road. The preserve straddles ...

Sponsor(s):

Atlanta Audubon Society

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July 20, 2019  | Texas

Passport to the Past!

Travel back in time with us for Latino Conservation Week! On Saturday, July 20th from 10:00 AM-2:00 PM, explore Mission San Jose and experience the sights, skills, and smells of the missions in the 17...

Sponsor(s):

Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 20, 2019  | Pennsylvania

Pollinators & Native Wildflowers

Join the park naturalist at the Kell Visitor Center to learn the ins and outs of pollination, why we rely on it, and the role that pollinator organisms play. Learn about the unique relationship betwee...

Sponsor(s):

Keystone State Park

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July 20, 2019  | Kansas

Migration is Beautiful Living History and Conservation Event

Help us celebrate Latinx Living History and Conservation at Fort Larned! Hispanic Traders were a powerful presence along the Santa Fe Trail from 1821-1878. Come learn about our history while feasting ...

Sponsor(s):

Patrocinado por el National Park Service, Fort Larned National Historic Site, Playa Azul, Environment for the Americas, World Migratory Bird Day, Barton County Conservation District, y Great Bend High School Ballet Folklorico!

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July 20, 2019  | New York

"Be a Good Egg" Outreach Event

Since 2013, Audubon New York staff, volunteers, and partners have been working to increase the awareness of and reduce threats to beach-nesting birds by encouraging beach-goers to pledge to “share t...

Sponsor(s):

Audubon New York

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July 20, 2019  | Colorado

Rito Seco Trail Construction @ San Luis: Mike O'Brien Memorial Project

Where You'll Be: In Southern Colorado, the small town of San Luis was originally established in 1851 and is the oldest continuously occupied town in the state. Nearby, on the western edge of the Sangr...

Sponsor(s):

Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado

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July 21, 2019  | New Mexico

Raft the Rio Bravo

Get ready to raft (or float, sometimes walk) the Rio Bravo for Latino Conservation Week! Friends of Organ Mountains, the Nuestra Tierra Conservation Project, Latino Outdoors and Hispanic Access Founda...

Sponsor(s):

Nuestra Tierra Conservation Project, Friends of Organ Mountain Desert Peaks, Latino Outdoors, Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 21, 2019  | Georgia

Appalachian Trail Latinx Crew

Join ATC and Latinx Hikers July 11th through July 13th for a session building new Trail! This may include using hand tools to carve out and dig a flat surface for hikers to walk on.…

Sponsor(s):

Appalachian Trail Conservancy, U.S. Forest Service, and National Park Service

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July 21, 2019  | Pennsylvania

Sustainable Living Workshop

In an era where we're bombarded by information that details how our way of life is impacting the world around us, it can sometimes be overwhelming trying to figure out what steps to take to…

Sponsor(s):

Pennsylvania Parks and Forests Foundation

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July 21, 2019  | Virginia

Riopalooza

Join your Shenandoah Riverkeeper and the U.S. Forest Service for RioPalooza! Celebrate the Shenandoah River & Latino Conservation Week! Latin Grammy Award- Winning Artist Mister G, Tubing, Snorkel...

Sponsor(s):

US Forest Service, Shenandoah Riverkeeper, Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries, North Bay, Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 21, 2019  | New York

"Be a Good Egg" Outreach Event

Since 2013, Audubon New York staff, volunteers, and partners have been working to increase the awareness of and reduce threats to beach-nesting birds by encouraging beach-goers to pledge to “share t...

Sponsor(s):

Audubon New York

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July 21, 2019  | California

Dia de la Familia 2019

Join us for a celebration with food, music and family activities! Learn about the programs that local organizations provide for the families of our farmworker community and receive a complimentary hea...

Sponsor(s):

Napa Valley Farmworker Foundation

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July 21, 2019  | Texas

Bilingual Introductory Tour at the Rio Bosque Wetlands Park

Tour of the Rio Bosque Wetlands park by John Sproul and Maryflor Garcia. We will be talking about the history, plants, and animals of the Rio Bosque. This will be a 2 hour hike, make…

Sponsor(s):

Frontera Land Alliance and Friends of the Rio Bosque Wetlands Park

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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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