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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

Margaret Evans

Margaret Evans

“I recently became a new member of SIA. There is no better way to affirm the beauty of this place, nor feel more at home in the amazing community, both natural and human.”

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. Sutherland Wash Restoration

    August 7 @ 7:00 am - 2:00 pm

    We all need food, water and shelter to survive, right? Help improve those qualities for the native wildlife of this lush area just north of Catalina State Park in this one-day event. This is a joint project with the Genius Loci Foundation and the Arizona Native Plant Society.

  2. Santa Ritas Spring Assesments

    August 7 @ 5:00 pm - August 9 @ 5:00 pm

    This weekend, we will focus on assessing springs in the area that would be destroyed by the proposed Rosemont Mine. We’ll start with the springs that are in the area where the pit and tailings pile would be, and then work our way out to other springs within a mile or so of the proposed…
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  3. Fun with KXCI’s Petey Mesquitey & Author Ken Lamberton

    August 14 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

    Join KXCI Community Radio’s Petey Mesquitey along with author and naturalist Ken Lamberton for an evening of stories and fun.