Plan Ahead! Out and About in Arizona
Day Trips, Classes, Wildife Watching, and More…
29 – September 1.
Wilderness Boundary Survey. Chiricahua Mountains. Join the Sky Island
Alliance as we revisit a favorite haunt! We will be camping in Pinery
Canyon and looking at the northern boundary of the existing Chiricahua
Wilderness. Trogons! Ridge-nose rattlers! Coatis! 2.5 hours from Tucson.
Contact Trevor Hare:firstname.lastname@example.org
Granite Mountain Wilderness "Adpot a Trail" day. AWC will
be working on restoring many parts of this heavily used trail inside
Granite Mountain Wilderness. Call Jason Williams for more information:
September 12 – 14.
Riparian Inventory and Monitoring Weekend. San Rafael Valley. Join
the Sky Island Alliance’s Riparian Inventory/Monitoring Program in
a project to assess the San Rafael Valley as a site for the conservation
and management of our sensitive riparian fauna. 2.0 hours from Tucson.
September 19 – 20.
Fourth Annual Sedona EcoFest, Sedona, Arizona. Join us for this exciting
perfoming arts event that promotes ecological education. Visit http://www.sedonaecofest.com/
for more information.
September 19 – 21.
Tumacacori Mountains Roads Inventory and Advocacy Trip. Threatened
Landscape! Join us as we inventory the roads on the South and West
side of the Tumacacori Mountains. On Sunday we will have a presentation
on the area and natural history hikes. The Tumacacori Mountains are
one of the most sub-tropical and species-diverse mountain ranges in
the US. 2.0 hours from Tucson. Contact
September 20 – 21. The
Sierra Club's Grand Canyon Capter Wilderness Committee has scheduled
a service trip in the Eagletail Mountains Wilderness. Training for
Wilderness stewards will be scheduled later this summer. Please e-mail
Michelle Pulich at email@example.com
for more information.
October 5 – 6. Roads,
Riparian Areas and Biological Surveys. Peloncillo Mountains and San
Bernardino Valley. The Peloncillos are the only Sky Island mountain
range that stretches from Mexico to the Gila River! We will be doing
a variety of work both in the mountains and down in the valley. 4.0
hours from Tucson. Contact
October 10 –12. Sky
Island Festival. Stay tuned for lots of big adventures! Parties! Lectures!
October 17 –20 . Joint
New Mexico Wilderness Alliance and Sky Island Alliance Trip to the
Burro Mountains. Help us finish the roads surveys of the Burros, a
gorgeous mountain range just south and west of Silver City. 3.0 hours
from Tucson. Contact