2018 Latino Conservation Week Events

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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

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 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 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  | 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 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

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  | 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  | 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 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  | Nevada

Youth Climate March

The Youth Climate March is an event that will be held in cities and towns across the country and will be kicked off in Washington D.C. Our youth will be rallying together to speak about…

Sponsor(s): Zero Hour Climate March Las Vegas and Nevada Conservation League

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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  | 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  | 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  | 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  | 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  | 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 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  | 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  | 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  | 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  | 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  | 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  | 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  | 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  | 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  | 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 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  | 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  | 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  | 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 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 20, 2019  | District of Columbia

MENTAL HEALTH NURSING, OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY AND HEALTH CARE SUMMIT

"Mental Health Nursing 2019 will prove to be a noteworthy event, with this we cherish mental health nursing by embracing the theme, “Fore-fronting nursing care to achieve mental wellness” , and wo...

Sponsor(s): Lexisconferences

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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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