2017 Latino Conservation Week Events

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 | California

Habitat Restoration in the Santa Monica Mountains

Join the National Park Service and Community Nature Connection to restore habitat by watering, removing weeds, and mulching around native plantings recently installed as part of post-fire recovery in ...
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July 05, 2019  | Oregon

Dias para Descrubrir Pozas de Marea + Limpieza de la Playa / Tidepool Discovery Day + Beach Clean-up

DESCUBRE LA POZA DE MAREA DE OCEANSIDE + Limpieza de la Playa. Sitio de recreación del estado de la playa de OceansideVen al área de recreación de Oceanside en Three Arch Rock. Los guardabosques de...

Sponsor(s):

Friends of Netarts Bay WEBS + Oregon State Parks + Explore Nature + FACT Oregon

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July 10, 2019  | Wisconsin

Bats in the Park | Murcielagos en el Parque

Come and enjoy the night sounds of summer. These evenings will go on a late-night nature walk to count and observe bats in the area. This is a part of an important community science initiative…

Sponsor(s):

Sixteenth Street Community Health Center, National Park Service, Urban Ecology Center

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July 12, 2019  | Maryland

Canal Day 2019

The C&O Canal National Historical Park is hosting the second annual Canal Day for the middle school aged youth of Identity, Inc. The Park hopes to inspire conservation and public lands stewardship...

Sponsor(s):

Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park

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July 12, 2019  | California

Latino Conservation Week : Latino Outdoors & Richardson Bay Audubon Center Campout & Restoration Project

Overnight campout at the Richardson Bay Audubon Center and Restoration Project in the morning. Dinner and breakfast will be provided. Free tickets are required through Eventbrite.

Sponsor(s):

Latino Outdoors, Audubon Society Richardson Bay, R.E.I, and B.A.W.T

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July 12, 2019  | Connecticut

Power Yoga in Nature

Let's fire up your core with a nature-inspired power yoga class. We'll start out with energizing pranayama among the roses where you'll learn a calming breathing technique to utilize in stressful mome...

Sponsor(s):

Nutmeg Yoga

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July 12, 2019  | California

Latino Conservation Week in Tiburon, CA!

Join our first Latino Conservation Week event EVER! Dates: July 12-13, 2019 Times: 6pm ~ 12pm Here the three ways we are celebrating it: Camping, enjoying the sunset, birdwatching, kayaking, and salsa...

Sponsor(s):

Latino Outdoors, Hispanic Access Foundation, Sierra Club, Audubon California

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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  | California

Transit to Trails/Coches a Caminos

Want to visit a new hiking trail but need a ride? We got you! Join us for a day of recreation, relaxation, and community building. For questions regarding accessibility, contact Rene Melara: rene@lati...

Sponsor(s):

Community Nature Connection & Latino Outdoors

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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 13, 2019  | California

Los Angeles Kick Off Celebration

To celebrate Latino Conservation Week 2019, NATURE FOR ALL will hold a second annual community clean-up of the Wildwood Picnic Area and Big Tujunga Creek with a Native Plant Tour with Jr. Field Ranger...

Sponsor(s):

LA Nature for All with the USDA Forest Service and other partners

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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  | New Mexico

3 Mile Dwelling Hike

Mile Dwelling is a hike up the West Fork of the Gila River. One of the segments being proposed for Wild & Scenic Designation. This hike is intermediate with numerous river crossings and beautiful ...

Sponsor(s):

New Mexico Wild

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July 13, 2019  | Colorado

Bilingual Yoga Class

Take a break from work and escape with the Mexican Cultural Center in this exciting collaboration with the Denver Botanic Gardens. We will be hosting a relaxing FREE bilingual yoga class taught by Noe...

Sponsor(s):

Mexican Cultural Center, Denver Botanic Gardens

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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 13, 2019  | Colorado

Latinx Browns Canyon Adventure

Noah's Ark Whitewater Rafting and Adventure Co. has invited students with high academic standings from low-income communities for a day of fun activities just outside of Browns Canyon National Monumen...

Sponsor(s):

Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 13, 2019  | Utah

Bears Ears Service Weekend

Our annual program of volunteer projects and camping on at Bears Ears National Monument is Saturday, July 13th through Tuesday, July 16th. Join our crew for a long weekend working to protect natural a...

Sponsor(s):

Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance; United States Forest Service

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July 13, 2019  | Texas

Guadalupe River State Park Clean-up with Latino Outdoors San Antonio

Vamos Afuera con Latino Outdoors San Antonio!What a great way to kick off Latino Conservation Week in Tejas. July 13th-17th is an opportunity for Latinos to come together and demonstrate their passion...

Sponsor(s):

Latino Outdoors, Hydroflask

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July 13, 2019  | Michigan

Plastic Pollution Awareness

It’s almost impossible to go one day without using a single-use plastic before discarding it into the trashcan. The problem with most plastics is that they never really decompose, but instead break ...

Sponsor(s):

USFWS and HAF

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July 13, 2019  | Maryland

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

Ya llego el verano! ¿Necesitas horas de servicio estudiantil (SSL)? ¿Te agrada ser activo afuera al aire libre? ¡Júntate con otros adolecentes en nuestro programa La Juventud en la Tierra! Ve por ...

Sponsor(s):

Montgomery Parks

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July 13, 2019  | California

Let's Go Fishing-Vamos A Pescar!

Come experience Your National Wildlife Refuge in in the San Francisco Bay Area with a day full activities, exploration, and fishing. All participants will receive a FREE tackle box. All fishing gear w...

Sponsor(s):

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge

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July 13, 2019  | District of Columbia

Lotus and Water Lily Festival

The TWO-DAY festival features performances from cultures around the world, family fun games, arts and crafts and the amazingly beautiful lotuses and water lilies in full bloom! Kenilworth Aquatic Gard...

Sponsor(s):

Friends of Kenilworth Aquatic Gardens

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July 13, 2019  | California

Bilingual Interpretive Hike at Point Reyes National Seashore.

Join us in celebrating Latino Conservation Week as we hike the trails of Point Reyes National Seashore with Latino Heritage Internship Program Intern and learn about its animals, vegetation, ecology a...

Sponsor(s):

Environment for the Americas, Latino Heritage Internship Program

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July 14, 2019  | Alaska

Todos Los Niños En Un Parque | Every Kid In A Park

Step into history and join us in shaping the future generation of stewards and protectors of the environment. The Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park is ecstatic to sponsor its first Latino Co...

Sponsor(s):

Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park (Skagway), Environment For The Americas, Alaska Geographic, Hispanic Access Foundation

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July 14, 2019  | New Jersey

Latino Conservation Day

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):

National Park Service, Gateway National Recreation Area

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July 14, 2019  | California

Third Annual Trails and Tacos

We will do a moderate 3.5-mile hike up Rattlesnake Canyon to the saddle, and return down the same path for tacos at Skofield Park. The trail is shaded through a few sections of the hike,…

Sponsor(s):

Los Padres ForestWatch, Del Pueblo Cafe, Wilderness Youth Project, Food & Water Watch - California, Chicano Culture de Santa Barbara, Casa de la Raza

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July 14, 2019  | New Mexico

Mogollon Box

Mogollon Box also know has Box Canyon is a segment being proposed for Wild & Scenic designation. This hike with the help of Audubon, will focus on the birds that occupy Mogollon Box year roundR...

Sponsor(s):

New Mexico Wild

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July 14, 2019  | California

Habitat Restoration in the Santa Monica Mountains

Join the National Park Service, Community Nature Connection, and Latinooutdoors to restore habitat by watering, removing weeds, and mulching around native plantings recently installed as part of post-...

Sponsor(s):

Community Nature Connection, Latinooutdoors, and the Santa Monica Mountains National Park Service

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July 14, 2019  | New York

Stewardship Event at Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge

Join Latino Outdoors NYC THIS SUNDAY, July 14th as we combine forces with the Northeast Chapter of the American Littoral Society to help restore the shorelines of Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge. This eve...

Sponsor(s):

Latino Outdoors

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July 14, 2019  | Texas

Bilingual Guided Nature Walk

REGISTRATION REQUIRED! Spots limited (see link below) Help us celebrate Latino Conservation Week! Ranger Christopher Quezada in a guided nature walk in Spanish around the Visitor Center. Learn about t...

Sponsor(s):

Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge

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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 14, 2019  | South Carolina

Gators, 'Squitos and Snakes Oh My!

Join in on a nature walk program that details different creatures that live in our South Carolina woods! From birds to snakes, we will talk about the impact that animals have on the land and…

Sponsor(s):

Latino Heritage Internship Program, Environment for the Americas, National Park Service, Charleston County Parks and Recreation Commission

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July 15, 2019  | Utah

Relax at the River

Join Tracy Aviary and partners as we enjoy an evening relaxing at the river to kick off Latino Conservation Week. Meet at Inlet Park in Saratoga Springs, Utah. Come celebrate the beautiful river, and ...

Sponsor(s):

Tracy Aviary and Partners

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July 15, 2019  | Connecticut

Beach Yoga Hikes on Connecticut Shore

Inhale the salty sea air and serene coastal views on a guided nature yoga hike along the Connecticut shore this summer. * gentle yoga * guided meditation * active hiking: 1/2 mile roundtrip over gentl...

Sponsor(s):

Nutmeg Yoga

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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 15, 2019  | New Mexico

Continental Divide Trail

Silver City is known has The Gateway to the Continental Divide. This hike will begin at the Upper Little Walnut Parking Lot and will be approx. 4 miles round trip. The trail is well maintained…

Sponsor(s):

New Mexico Wild & Continental Divide Trail Coalition

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July 15, 2019  | New Mexico

Bilingual Sunset Stroll at Dripping Springs Natural Area

In honor of Latino Conservation Week, we will be hosting a sunset hike at Dripping Springs Natural Area. We will learn about the history and the natural environment of this beautiful place as the full...

Sponsor(s):

New Mexico Wild and the Bureau of Land Management- Las Cruces District Office

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July 15, 2019  | Pennsylvania

Spanish Walk

Are you a native Spanish speaker or simply interested in testing your Spanish skills? In honor of Latino Conservation Week, John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum will hold a 3-mile hike on Mo...

Sponsor(s):

John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum

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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  | Utah

Partners in the Park

Come enjoy a community fair with SUWA and partners. This is a recurring event, but on July 16th it will also be in honor of Latino Conservation Week! Celebrate with others in your community to…

Sponsor(s):

Souther Utah Wildnerness Alliance and Partners

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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  | 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 16, 2019  | Maryland

Volunteer Park Cleanup | Limpieza Voluntaria del Parque

¡Sal al aire libre y retribuye a tu entorno local! Únate a Montgomery Parks y al Centro Latinoamericano de la Juventud para una mañana de servicio voluntario, limpiando y embelleciendo un parque lo...

Sponsor(s):

Montgomery Parks, The Latin American Youth Center

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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  | District of Columbia

Paddle at the Potomac, Rema en el Río Potomac

Celebremos la Semana Latina de la Conservación. Acompaña a Potomac Conservancy y Corazón Latino en una tarde de remos y diversión en el Río Potomac: ¡Una gran alternativa a la "Happy Hour" tradi...

Sponsor(s):

Corazon Latino and The Potomac Conservancy

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July 17, 2019  | Maryland

Cuentos con Otus | Storytime with Otus the Owl

Únase a Montgomery Parks y al concejal del condado de Montgomery, Gabe Albornoz, para una sesión especial de cuentos bilingües basados en la naturaleza. Join Montgomery Parks and Montgomery County ...

Sponsor(s):

Montgomery Parks

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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 17, 2019  | Ohio

Camina con comunidad latina

Our friends at the Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park and I personally invite you to be our guests and join us for “Camina con communidad Latinx” on Wednesday July 17th from 12pm to 2pm...

Sponsor(s):

Conservancy for Cuyahoga Valley National Park

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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  | Utah

Night at the Aviary

On July 17th join Tracy Aviary members for a night at the aviary. Celebrate with others in your community as your learn about the Aviary in celebration of Latino Conservation Week.

Sponsor(s):

Tracy Aviary and Partners

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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  | Connecticut

VASU treks Yoga Hike

Elevate your practice and fully immerse your five sense in a yoga hike that highlights a scenic Hartford area trail! Hike is led by bilingual Trail Guide Yoga Teacher, Nicole Diaz, who shares inspirat...

Sponsor(s):

Vasu Organic Spa + Studio

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July 18, 2019  | Utah

UTAH SILVESTRE: Film & Plática

Join us at Cotoaxi in SLC to learn about Latinx histories preserved in the wild redrock landscapes of Southern Utah. There will be great conversation, snacks, and a short película showing about issue...

Sponsor(s):

Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance

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July 18, 2019  | Rhode Island

Cobs and Bobbers (Part 1 of a series that will bring kids closer to their natural resources)

We are connecting and building positive relationships between urban youth and the local police department by having police officers teach kids how to fish. Along side the fishing, we will have several...

Sponsor(s):

Providence Police Department, Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management, City of Providence Park Department, Providence Urban Wildlife Refuge Partnership

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July 18, 2019  | Utah

Summit BioBlitz

Come enjoy the beautiful outdoors in Summit County as your learn about birds, the outdoors and conservation in celebration of Latino Conservation Week!

Sponsor(s):

The Sierra Club, Summit Land Conservancy, Tracy Aviary and Partners

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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 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 18, 2019  | Maryland

Animalitos del Arroyo | Little Animals of the Stream Nature Program

El ambiente del arroyo es alegre y está lleno de animalitos. ¡Acompáñenos a explorarlo! Nosotros proporcionamos las herramientas científicas y usted trae su curiosidad. Use botas de agua o sandal...

Sponsor(s):

Montgomery Parks

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July 19, 2019  | Maryland

Fiesta de Verano | Summer Party

¡Traiga a toda la familia a pasar una noche en el parque! ¡Disfruta de la música en vivo, aprende los últimos movimientos de salsa y vea la película “Coco” bajo las estrellas! Traiga su silla...

Sponsor(s):

Montgomery Parks

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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  | Connecticut

Power Yoga in Nature

Let's fire up your core with a nature-inspired power yoga class. We'll start out with energizing pranayama among the roses where you'll learn a calming breathing technique to utilize in stressful mome...

Sponsor(s):

Nutmeg Yoga

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July 19, 2019  | Pennsylvania

Escuelita Oscar Romero Summer Camp site visit

In an effort to strengthen the ties with the local Hispanic community in Southwest Philadelphia, John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge has invited Escuelita Oscar Romero Summer Camp to visit the refuge....

Sponsor(s):

John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge at Tinicum

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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  | 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

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

Trail Work with MORCA

Help build and maintain your local trails! Lets beat 2018 and shoot for 1100 hours or more!!! When: The next trail work day is on Saturday July 20th at 9AM (please arrive early). What: We’ll…

Sponsor(s):

Monterey Off Road Cyclying Association, FORT Friends

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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  | 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  | New Mexico

Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge Birds and Breakfast

Join us for a wonderful morning of Birds and Breakfast and to celebrate Latino Conservation week July 20th 8-11 am at Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge. Breakfast begins at 8 am in the refuge̷...

Sponsor(s):

Friends of Valle de Oro National Wildlife Refuge

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July 20, 2019  | New Mexico

Grapevine Hike and Comida

Come join us for food, a float, and a hike! The Grapevine is adjacent to the first designated Wilderness area in the country. Participants can enjoy exploring the Grapevine and the Gila River, or can&...

Sponsor(s):

New Mexico Wild and the Conservation Lands Foundation

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July 20, 2019  | Minnesota

Family Fishing Festival/Festival de Pesca para Familias

Join Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge as we enjoy the natural waters around us through fishing! Fishing is open to the public and there is NO COST to participate! Fishing rods and bait will b...

Sponsor(s):

Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge (US Fish and Wildlife Service) & L.L. Bean

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July 20, 2019  | Colorado

Latino Conservation Week Community Barbecue

Come join us as we celebrate Latino Conservation Week with free food, drinks, music, and activities at Davidson Park in Rifle, CO. Bring the whole family as you enjoy a day in the park and…

Sponsor(s):

Wilderness Workshop, Colorado Mountain College, Continental Divide Trail Coalition, Garfield Healthy Communities, Garfield County Outdoors, Clean Energy Economy for the Region

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July 20, 2019  | California

Latino Outdoors at Scout Island

This free canoe paddle along the San Joaquin River is an easy, family friendly activity filled to the brim with cultural and natural information about our watersheds. Meet at Scout Island at 9:45 AM. ...

Sponsor(s):

Latino Outdoors, Scout Island Outdoor Education Center, Fresno BHC

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July 20, 2019  | Maryland

Caminos y Cuentos | Trails & Tales

Cada uno tiene su historia. Usted, yo y hasta la criatura más chiquita y el árbol más enorme. Venga a Meadowside, para una caminata con nuevos amigos, en sol o lluvia. Nos detendremos en el…

Sponsor(s):

Montgomery Parks

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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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July 20, 2019  | Maryland

POSTPONED*** 2nd Annual Healthy Parks, Healthy People Fun Run + Walk

Due to the Excessive Heat Watch in effect in Maryland this weekend, we regret that the Carrera Divertida 5K/5K Fun Walk/Run on Saturday, July 20 has been cancelled. We plan to reschedule this event la...

Sponsor(s):

Brookside Gardens, Latino Outdoors, Latino Health Initiative, and Councilmember Gabe Albornoz

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July 20, 2019  | California

La Luna Desvela: The Moon Reveals

“La Luna Desvela: The Moon Reveals.”​ At 8:30 pm on the Observatory stage at 9697 Utah Trail, we honor Latino Conservation Week with a program in Spanish, English, and American Sign Language. Co...

Sponsor(s):

The Wildlands Conservancy, Mojave Desert Land Trust, Sky's the Limit Observatory & Nature Center

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July 20, 2019  | Utah

Jordan River Cleanup

The beautiful Jordan River is littered with trash. Join your community and partners of the Jordan River Commission to help clean it in Celebration of Latino Conservation week. Meet at 1700 South Boat ...

Sponsor(s):

Jordan River Commission and Partners

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July 20, 2019  | Colorado

Free Family Day at the Great Sand Dunes National Park

Hispanic Access Foundation, San Luis Valley Great Outdoors, U.S. Forest Service, the National Park Service, and SLV Bureau of Land Management is hosting a FREE family day at the Great Sand Dunes Natio...

Sponsor(s):

San Luis Valley Great Outdoors,U.S. Forest Service, National Park Service, Bureau of Land Management

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July 20, 2019  | District of Columbia

Piney Branch Invasive Removal

Join Rock Creek Conservancy, the National Park Service and Friends of Piney Branch in maintaining our recent native planting by helping to remove invasive plants from Ingleside Terrace in Piney Branch...

Sponsor(s):

Rock Creek Conservancy

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July 20, 2019  | California

Catch Us! at Salinas River/ Capture una vista de Salinas!

Catch Us! at Salinas River National Wildlife RefugeJoin us in celebrating and wrapping up Latino Conservation Week by learning about Salinas River National Wildlife Refuge. Come get a glimpse of Castr...

Sponsor(s):

U.S Fish and Wildlife Service

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July 20, 2019  | Minnesota

Los Chupacabras y Los Tres Cabritos Puppet Show

The Chupacabras and Los Tres Cabritos is a puppet show with a story about overcoming bullying and relying on our abilities to get out of difficult situations. Three brothers that love song, dance and ...

Sponsor(s):

Minnesota Valley National Wildlife Refuge (USFWS)

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July 20, 2019  | Massachusetts

Site Clean Up at St. Patrick Parish

The St. Patrick Parish community will have a site clean up event. There will be trash pick-up, garden clean-up, refreshments, and more! All welcome, refreshments provided!

Sponsor(s):

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Hispanic Access Foundation, Lowell Parks and Conservation Trust

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July 20, 2019  | Texas

Birding Bus Tour (in Spanish!) /Tour de aves para principiantes (en Español)

Join Master Naturalist and the Arroyo Colorado Audubon's President, Alicia Cavasos, for a guided birding bus tour around Laguna Atascosa, in Spanish! No birding experience required, but bring your ent...

Sponsor(s):

Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge

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July 21, 2019  | Maryland

Es Mi Parque at Lake Needwood

7/19/19 Update) Due to the Excessive Heat Watch in effect in Maryland this weekend, we regret that this event been cancelled. We are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause but don’t want to put...

Sponsor(s):

Montgomery Parks, Chesapeake Conservancy, Maryland Department of Natural Resources

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July 21, 2019  | New Jersey

Latino Conservation Day - Ocean Safety

Learn about water safety with our Student Conservation Association interns and a park ranger. What are the warning signs to look out for when swimming in the ocean versus swimming in a lake? Beach saf...

Sponsor(s):

National Park Service, Gateway National Recreation Area

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July 21, 2019  | Colorado

Leave No Trace Potluck

Potluck held at the Maid of Erin Day Use area at Turquoise Lake to learn about the area and Leave No Trace ethics on Sunday, July 21st.

Sponsor(s):

Get Outdoors Leadville

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July 21, 2019  | California

Latino Conservation Week Celebration with NPCA and Latino Outdoors

Join the National Parks Conservation Association (NPCA) and Latino Outdoors (LO) as we celebrate the end of Latino Conservation Week with a special community pot-luck! Families and friends are invited...

Sponsor(s):

Latino Outdoors and NPCA

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July 21, 2019  | Maryland

Latino Conservation Day at Masonville Cove

Toda la familia está invitada a este evento GRATUITO. Disfrute del aire libre pescando en el río Patapsco, caminando por nuestros senderos naturales, conociendo la vida silvestre local y participand...

Sponsor(s):

Environmental Protection Agency's Environmental Justice Minigrant, Masonville Cove Urban Wildlife Refuge

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July 21, 2019  | Oregon

Latino Outdoors Portland - Latino Conservation Week

To celebrate Latino Conservation Week 2019, Latino Outdoors Portland chapter is hosting a meet & greet along with a short hike at Tryon Creek. This is an opportunity to enjoy time outdoors in comm...

Sponsor(s):

Latino Outdoors

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July 23, 2019  | Colorado

Brown Girls Climb July Meet-up

We're meeting up in July with our good friends at Earth Treks in Englewood! Brown Girls Climb has a partnership with Earth Treks, so when you arrive say that you are with the Brown Girls…

Sponsor(s):

Colorado Brown Girls Climb

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July 24, 2019  | Michigan

Become a Master Rain Gardener: Online Class

Train to become a Master Rain Gardener! Take the class from your own computer or phone. A link to join the online class will be sent via e-mail before class starts. Learn to design your…

Sponsor(s):

Washtenaw County Water Resources

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July 25, 2019  | District of Columbia

Latino Food Celebration Day

Food is history and there's no better way to celebrate July's theme of Telling All American Stories than to indulge in Latino Culture through ingredients that tell a story.The event will be held in th...

Sponsor(s):

Department of the Interior

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August 02, 2019  | New York

Nature Walk

It's summer! And that means it is time for summer nature hikes! Join our tour guide on a soothing nature walk around the Swallow Hallow Trail at Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge. We will point out...

Sponsor(s):

Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge

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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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