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  • Automatic monthly giving helps us have everything we need for our excursions into the field – from truck tires to first aid kits and water bottles. Field Champions help us by giving online a little each month, so we can do the things that need done everyday.

  • Act Now
  • A massive Benson development could suck Kartchner Caverns and San Pedro River dry. Help us tell the Army Corps of Engineers to review current data before Villages at Vigneto moves forward.

Sky Island Heroes

Guillermo Molina Padilla

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Meet Guillermo Molina Padilla, winner of our 2014 Volunteer of the Year Award, for his generous contribution of time, effort and dedication to scientific inquiry, restoration and protection of the Sky Island region.

Recent News

VIDEO: SIA on The Morning Blend

July 30, 2015

Did you see us on KGUN9’s The Morning Blend? Watch Conservation Manager Jessica Moreno’s interview here!

TAKE ACTION! Benson development could suck San Pedro River Dry

June 24, 2015

More data and study is needed to fully understand the impacts that Villages at Vigneto, a city-sized development proposed on 12,000 acres of private land located southwest of Benson, Arizona, would have on our community, water and natural resources.

Volunteer Heroes add Diversity in Bear Canyon

June 24, 2015

This year’s spring break marks our one year anniversary working in Bear Canyon, located in Tucson, Arizona on the Coronado National Forest boundary in the Santa Catalina Mountains.

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Upcoming Events

  1. Wildlife Tracking & Camera Monitoring

    September 4 - September 16

    Survey window open for wildlife monitoring teams. Training required.

  2. Bear Canyon Restoration

    September 7 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

    Remove invasive fountain grass in beautiful Bear Canyon to make way for native pollinator plants!

  3. Wild Sky Islands Celebration

    September 15 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

    Join us under the stars for music, poetry, food, and fun, 6pm Tuesday September 15th at La Cocina and Old Town Artisans, downtown Tucson. Learn what we’ve been up to, and celebrate our community heroes and the biodiversity of the Sky Islands with us!