Field Notes

Shipping container removal

Arizona Border Update

January 19, 2023

On Jan. 19, 2023, Sky Island Alliance’s Program Director Emily Burns and Dinah Bear, legal expert and co-founder of the Border Coalition, hosted a virtual talk discussing the evolving situation…
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Mapping work in the Sky Islands

Galería de fotos: Creación de equipos en Naco, Sonora

November 7, 2022

Read in English El 4 de noviembre, varios miembros de nuestro personal de EE. UU. y México se reunieron en Naco, Sonora, para formar un equipo, planificar a gran escala…
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Mapping work in the Sky Islands

Photo Gallery: Team Building in Naco, Sonora

Leer en español On Nov. 4 several of our U.S. and Mexico staff met up in Naco, Sonora, for some team building, big-picture planning, and, of course, tasty treats! So…
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Moctezuma festival

Galería de fotos: 1er Festival de las Islas del Cielo

October 20, 2022

Read in English El 14 y 15 de octubre, varios miembros de nuestro personal de ambos lados de la frontera se unieron en Moctezuma, Sonora, para el primer Festival de…
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Moctezuma festival

Photo Gallery: 1st Festival of the Sky Islands

Leer en español On Oct. 14-15 several of our staff from both sides of the border united in Moctezuma, Sonora, for the first annual Festival of the Sky Islands. So…
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Dark Skies Webinar

Help Document Dark Skies in the Sky Islands, Oct. 17-26

October 19, 2022

In this short talk, Sky Island Alliance staff discuss how artificial lighting threatens the region’s spectacular dark skies, as well as the diversity of life here that needs the dark…
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FotoFauna Training

Training: Intro to Sky Island FotoFauna

September 21, 2022

Do you love wildlife in the Sky Islands and have a place where you could place a backyard trail camera? Then this training is for you. In this talk we…
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Fireflies

Un encuentro inolvidable con las luciérnagas de Arizona

September 19, 2022

Read in English Blog invitado y fotos de Julius Schlosburg En la costa este, muchos de nosotros crecimos atrapando luciérnagas. Las contendríamos en frascos o en nuestras manos, quedándonos dormidos…
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Fireflies

An Unforgettable Encounter With Arizona Fireflies

Leer en español Guest Blog and Photos by Julius Schlosburg On the East Coast many of us grew up catching fireflies or “lightning bugs.” We’d contain them in jars or…
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Jimmy Gribbin

Personal destacado: Jimmy Gribbin

September 15, 2022

Read in English Jimmy Gribbin, nuestro coordinador de campo, comenzó con Sky Island Alliance en septiembre de 2022 para reclutar y organizar voluntarios para nuestros programas de conservación. También ayuda…
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