Latino Conservation Week Past Events

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July 22, 2017

Rafting the Rio Bravo

Event Description:

An early morning float and raft down the Rio Bravo in southern New Mexico. The Native and Mestizo history of the Rio Grande Valley flows down this historic river, which has been the lifeblood of many cultures for thousands of years. Participants will float and raft for 2 hours in front of the historic Robledo Mountains, part of the Organ Mountain-Desert Peaks National Monument.

Event Sponsor(s):
Nuestra Tierra Conservation Project, Friends of the Organ Mountains-Desert Peaks, Latino Outdoors, New Mexico Wildlife Federation

Date & time:
July 22, 2017
8:30 a.m.  -  12:30 p.m.

Leaseburg Dam State Park
Buffalo Soldier Trail
Las Cruces, NM, 88007

Open to the Public:


Questions: For Questions about this event, please contact Gabe Vasquez with New Mexico Wildlife Federation at 484-639-4534 or

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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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