09/07/2016 - 05:30PM
Location: Mustang Library Auditorium
Join Dr. Ron Rutowski, butterfly expert and professor at ASU, to learn how to identify and count butterflies common to the McDowell Sonoran Preserve. This workshop, presented by the McDowell Sonoran Conservancy Field Institute, is designed to prepare volunteers to participate in the Preserve butterfly count on Sept 17, but all are welcome to come and learn! Read more...
09/07/2016 - 08:00AM
Conservancy Women hikes are held on the first Wednesday and third Thursday of each month. The first Wednesday walks will initially be a bit shorter and easier than the Thursday Trails. Read more...
09/09/2016 - 08:00AM
Help discover what creatures move through the Gooseneck. Teams of hikers and mountain bikers are needed for periodic monitoring of motion-activated cameras in the area. Volunteers are also needed in the Conservancy office to evaluate the pictures the cameras have captured. Field Institute principal investigator, Dr Jan Schipper, will hold a 2-part training on this motion-trigger camera project. Read more...
09/10/2016 - 08:00AM
Location: Gateway Trailhead
Become a Steward! Combine your love for the Preserve with your support of the Preserve! We offer classes on the 2nd Saturday of the Month at the Gateway Trailhead during our main 2016-17 season. You must register in advance. Read more...