Moctezuma festival

Photo Gallery: 2nd Festival of the Sky Islands

November 2, 2023

On Oct. 26-27, Sky Island Alliance joined several other binational organizations, student groups, and government institutions for the second annual Festival of the Sky Islands in Moctezuma, Sonora. Thanks to…
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Wildlife ofrenda

An Offering for Día de los Muertos

October 27, 2023

We at Sky Island Alliance recently had the opportunity to honor wildlife killed at the U.S.-Mexico border wall by creating a Día de los Muertos ofrenda, or altar, on display…
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Huachuca roads

A First Experience With Road Rewilding Surveys

Guest Blog by Eric Aldrich How excited was I to learn about Sky Island Alliance’s new campaign to survey decommissioned roads in the Coronado National Forest? Answer: stoked. This project…
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Saguaro volunteers

Join the Next Saguaro Stewardship Experience

October 19, 2023

Following the success of the program’s launch this past spring, Sky Island Alliance and Saguaro National Park are teaming up again for the Saguaro Stewardship Experience — a six-part series…
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Jimmy Gribbin

A Farewell for Now From SIA’s Jimmy Gribbin

Dear SIA family — I hope this message finds you all in good health and high spirits. Today, I find myself writing a farewell note, a message that is both…
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Field work

U.S. Avoids Shutdown, Our Work Continues

October 5, 2023

Last week was a bit of a rollercoaster for the country with the looming potential of yet another government shutdown — a situation which, thankfully, was narrowly avoided. It may…
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Lorena Lopez-Powers

Mujeres Fronterizas #5: Lorena Lopez-Powers

October 4, 2023

Subscribe: Spotify / Apple Podcasts In this episode of “Mujeres Fronterizas,” SIA board member Denise Moreno Ramírez chats with Lorena Lopez-Powers about what it was like growing up in the…
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Road in Canelo Hills

Help Rewild Old Roads on the Coronado

September 21, 2023

We need your help for a project in one of the most important wildlife corridors in the Sky Islands — an area that’s home to a wide range of species,…
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Path of the Jaguar Interns Share Experience

September 19, 2023

Earlier this month, I had a chance to see three colleagues of mine — Keren, Estefani, and Alondra — give a talk at the Universidad de la Sierra en Moctezuma,…
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South Fork Trail

Sky Island Hikes: South Fork Trail, Chiricahuas

September 15, 2023

The following is part of a series of recommended Sky Island hikes. Be safe, have fun and leave no trace. South Fork Trail #243 is a beautiful and birdy hike…
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