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May 2019

Aravaipa Canyon Vinca Removal: Memorial Day Weekend

May 24, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - May 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Aravaipa Canyon – East Aravaipa, AZ 85543 United States + Google Map
Free

Join us for a long weekend in beautiful Aravaipa Canyon. During this trip we are continuing our work to eradicate the invasive plant vinca (or periwinkle) from the riparian understory of the creek banks. This will require digging and fastidious removal of vegetative material and roots with tools provided by Sky Island Alliance.

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September 2019

National Public Lands Day 2019

September 28, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colonia Verde Shopping Center, NE corner of Tanque Verde and Sabino Canyon
Tucson, AZ 85715 United States
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Free

Celebrate National Public Lands Day with Sky Island Alliance as we remove invasive grasses from the Sabino Canyon Recreation Area!

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October 2019

Fall Wildlife Tracking Workshop: 2019

October 24, 2019 @ 9:00 am - October 27, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
The Nature Conservancy Guesthouse, 40926-40928 Aravaipa Canal
Willcox, 85643 United States
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$195 – $295

Join us for a four-day get-away in a spectacular Sky Island setting with Sky Island Alliance staff and regional guest experts. Participants gain hands-on field instruction and theory in a variety of wildlife tracking skills and techniques.

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November 2019

Aravaipa Canyon Vinca Removal: November

November 8, 2019 @ 2:30 pm - November 10, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
Aravaipa Canyon – East Aravaipa, AZ 85543 United States + Google Map
Free

Sky Island Alliance has been helping The Nature Conservancy in Aravaipa Canyon for several years on a variety of projects to increase watershed health along this perennial riparian area. Join us as we work to ramp up our efforts to address the threat of invasive periwinkle (Vinca major) throughout the canyon.

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December 2019

Saguaro Census Survey: 3-mile Hike December 7th @ Saguaro East

December 7, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Saguaro National Park East, 3693 S Old Spanish Trail
Tucson, AZ 85730 United States
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Join Sky Island Alliance in helping Saguaro National Park with their 2020 saguaro census! This will be a longer hike in Saguaro East Please Register on our Eventbrite Page About the Event: Saguaro National Park conducts a saguaro census every 10 years using citizen science. This effort is to help determine the health and vitality of the saguaro population. Sky Island Alliance is organizing 4 volunteer surveys this winter to help with their census. This survey will be a longer…

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Saguaro Census Survey: 1-mile Hike December 10th @ Saguaro East

December 10, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Saguaro National Park East, 3693 S Old Spanish Trail
Tucson, AZ 85730 United States
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Join Sky Island Alliance in helping Saguaro National Park with their 2020 saguaro census! This will be a shorter hike in Saguaro East Please Register on our Eventbrite Page About the Event: Saguaro National Park conducts a saguaro census every 10 years using citizen science. This effort is to help determine the health and vitality of the saguaro population. Sky Island Alliance is organizing 4 volunteer surveys this winter to help with their census. This survey will be a shorter…

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January 2020

Saguaro Census Survey: 1-mile Hike January 10th @ Saguaro West

January 10 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Saguaro National Park East, 3693 S Old Spanish Trail
Tucson, AZ 85730 United States
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Join Sky Island Alliance in helping Saguaro National Park with their 2020 saguaro census! This will be a shorter hike in Saguaro West Click Here Register on our Eventbrite Page About the Event: Saguaro National Park conducts a saguaro census every 10 years using citizen science. This effort is to help determine the health and vitality of the saguaro population. Sky Island Alliance is organizing 4 volunteer surveys this winter to help with their census. This survey will be a…

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Saguaro Census Survey: 3-mile Hike January 11th @ Saguaro West

January 11 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Saguaro National Park East, 3693 S Old Spanish Trail
Tucson, AZ 85730 United States
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Join Sky Island Alliance in helping Saguaro National Park with their 2020 saguaro census! This will be a longer hike in Saguaro West Click Here Register on our Eventbrite Page About the Event: Saguaro National Park conducts a saguaro census every 10 years using citizen science. This effort is to help determine the health and vitality of the saguaro population. Sky Island Alliance is organizing 4 volunteer surveys this winter to help with their census. This survey will be a…

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Aravaipa Canyon Vinca Removal: Jan 31 – Feb 2

January 31 @ 2:30 pm - February 2 @ 6:00 pm
Aravaipa Canyon – East Aravaipa, AZ 85543 United States + Google Map

Come join us January 31st to February 2nd in Aravaipa Canyon Preserve! TO REGISTER CLICK HERE! THE WORK: Sky Island Alliance has been helping The Nature Conservancy in Aravaipa Canyon for several years on a variety of projects to increase watershed health along this perennial riparian area. Recently we've been working on addressing the threat of invasive periwinkle (Vinca major) throughout the canyon. During this trip we will continue our work to eradicate periwinkle from the riparian understory of the creek banks.…

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February 2020

Aravaipa Canyon Vinca Removal: February

February 28 @ 2:30 pm - March 1 @ 6:00 pm
Aravaipa Canyon – East Aravaipa, AZ 85543 United States + Google Map

Come join us February 28th to March 1st in Aravaipa Canyon Preserve! TO REGISTER CLICK HERE! THE WORK: Sky Island Alliance has been helping The Nature Conservancy in Aravaipa Canyon for several years on a variety of projects to increase watershed health along this perennial riparian area. Recently we've been working on addressing the threat of invasive periwinkle (Vinca major) throughout the canyon. During this trip we will continue our work to eradicate periwinkle from the riparian understory of the creek banks.…

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