Sky Island Alliance is a grassroots organization dedicated to the protection and restoration of the rich natural heritage of native species and habitats in the Sky Island region of the southwestern United States and northwestern Mexico.
We work with volunteers, scientists, land owners, public officials, and government agencies to establish protected areas, restore healthy landscapes, and promote public appreciation of the region's unique biological diversity.
Sky Island Region in Jeopardy
The immigration bill currently being considered by Congress includes unnecessary anti-environmental provisions that eliminate the rule of law and continue the reckless damage already inflicted on our fragile borderlands, under the guise of border security. Click here to learn more, and find out how you can help stop these proposals in their tracks.
For more information, please contact Jenny Neeley, Conservation Policy Director, at 520-624-7080 x27 or
Kicking off another year of bi-national BioBlitz: Madrean Archipelago
Sky Island Alliance’s Madrean Archipelago Biodiversity Assessment (MABA) is a visionary initiative to explore, document and protect one of the world's premier biodiversity hotspots –southwestern U.S. and northwestern Mexico’s Madrean Archipelago—the Sky Island region. Through the MABA project, we are committed to exploring and documenting the incredible biological diversity of remote and little studied Sky Islands, particularly in Sonora, Mexico.
With support from U.S. and Mexican experts in the fields of botany, entomology, ornithology, herpetology, mammalogy, and other disciplines, MABA expeditions provide an opportunity for Sky Island Alliance staff and volunteers to collect critical biodiversity data, foster graduate and undergraduate research, raise awareness about conservation in the region and develop important relationships with regional landowners.
Learn more here.
Seeking Website Developer/Designer Proposals
Sky Island Alliance will be renovating our website and we are currently inviting proposals from outstanding individuals or teams with experience in web development and design.
Check out our RFP here and share or inquire with questions!
Proposals must be received byJune 28, 2013.