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April 2018

Springs in our wildest places: results from 100+ springs surveys in Sky Island wilderness

April 24 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Borderlands Brewing Co, 119 E Toole Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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Join us at Borderlands Brewing Company, 119 E Toole Ave, Tucson, for a pint and presentation on the interesting things we've been learning about springs in our Sky Island Wilderness areas. Ever wondered what springs in the wilderness look like—or how many are out there?! Sami will take you on a tour of springs surveyed with help from dozens of intrepid citizen science volunteers who did some serious scrambling and orienteering to bring us this new information. You'll also get…

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May 2018

Snowfall and frogs: Connecting mountain and desert waters

May 2 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Borderlands Brewing Co, 119 E Toole Ave
Tucson, AZ 85701 United States
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Join us at Borderlands Brewing Company, 119 E Toole Ave, Tucson, for a pint and presentation on the importance of Sky Island streams to sustaining our lowland water sources. Desert waters are precious and essential for life—and in Tucson, much of it comes from the mountains that surround our city. An important water source in the Rincons and Santa Catalina Mountains are tinajas, the local name for rocky stream pools that collect and hold water during the driest months of…

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Seeking springs in Sonora: New findings from spring surveys and the students working to study them

May 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Exo Roast Coffee Co, 403 N 6th Ave
Tucson, 85705
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Join us at Exo Roast Coffee Co, 403 N 6th Ave, Tucson, for an evening presentation on the amazing work of students in Sonora seeking to protect their unique springs ecosystems. And stay tuned for details on a mescal tasting before the presentation! Springs are where people and wildlife come together, they are the common language between conservation and human livelihood in the Sonoran Sky Islands. Young biologists from the University of Sonora have come together and are currently working…

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Madrean Conference 2018

May 14 @ 8:00 am - May 18 @ 5:00 pm
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Tucson – Reid Park, 445 South Alvernon Way
Tucson, AZ 85711 United States
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Back by popular demand, this will be the fourth symposium on the biologically rich Sky Islands of southeastern Arizona, southwestern New Mexico, and adjacent Mexico. REGISTER ONLINE TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT! The Biodiversity and Management of the Madrean Archipelago Conference (known as the Madrean Conference), is the premier regional event for sharing science and building collaboration.  The binational Madrean Archipelago, or Sky Island region, is recognized for its unique biological diversity, natural beauty, and cultural heritage. The 2018 conference will highlight…

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