2021 Latino Conservation Week Events

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July 17, 2021

Intro to Camping (w/ Bird and Plant ID)

Event Description:

What: Intro to Camping (w/ Bird and Plant ID)/ Introducción a campar

Where: Sequoia National Forest

When: July 17-18, 2021

Attendance: 20-25 individuals, ideally in family units/bubbles

Hosted by: California Wilderness Coalition, California Audobon, Latino Outdoors, Alianza Ecologista

Cost: FREE

Join CalWild and partners as we introduce Central Valley community members, with a focus on Latinx families, to camping! We'll be near and amidst our local public lands in the Sequoia National Forest from July 17-18 for an overnight camp with plant and bird identification activities planned for July 17th. Basic camping equipment will be provided (tents, sleeping bags, sleeping pads, cooking supplies, water bottles) but attendees should bring extra clothing for both hot daytime activities and colder nighttime sleeping. Food will also be provided.In-kind donations from our sponsors Keen, Camelbak, and Juniper Ridge mean you'll be able to take home some of the equipment so you can further explore California's public lands after this trip.

*Photo by Jack Schlinkert

Event Sponsor(s):
California Wilderness Coalition, , California Audobon, Sequoia Riverlands Trust, Latino Outdoors, Alianza Ecologista, (Hispanic Access Foundation pending)

Date & time:
July 17, 2021  -   July 18, 2021
11:00am  -  10:30am

Sequoia National Forest
TBD, CA, 93238

Open to the Public:


Questions: For Questions about this event, please contact André Sanchez with California Wilderness Coalition at 559-975-5097 or asanchez@calwild.org.

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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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