Mcdowell Sonoran Conservancy to host Junior Citizen Science Festival

The McDowell Sonoran Conservancy invites Valley children 6 and up to participate in the 2019 Junior Citizen Science Festival. The free festival [...] Continue Reading →

McDowell Sonoran Conservancy honors vets with hike, ceremony

Saturday, Nov. 10, marks the 243rd birthday of the U.S. Marine Corps and a day when the McDowell Sonoran Conservancy will honor veterans. Len [...] Continue Reading →

McDowell Sonoran Conservancy releases statement regarding Prop. 420

The McDowell Sonoran Conservancy issued a statement Thursday, Sept. 27 in regard to Scottsdale Proposition Number 420, slated to appear on the [...] Continue Reading →

Meet Your Neighbor: Cochran teaches school children about Sonoran Desert

Name: Rich Cochran Where I live: Scottsdale, at the foot of the McDowell Mountains When & why I moved here: My wife and I bought our current [...] Continue Reading →

Inaugural symposium spotlights land, species conservation

The McDowell Sonoran Conservancy will conduct a two-day event Friday-Saturday, May 4-5, at Scottsdale Community College where researchers, land [...] Continue Reading →

Meet Your Neighbor: Jabour volunteers in Canadian, Scottsdale conservancies

Name: Doug Jabour Where I live: Scottsdale near Shea Blvd. and 92nd St in the winter and Toronto, Canada in the summer. I am considered a [...] Continue Reading →

McDowell Sonoran Conservancy names Justin Owen executive director

The McDowell Sonoran Conservancy, the independent nonprofit organization that works to promote and protect the more than 30,000 acres of pristine [...] Continue Reading →

Meet Your Neighbor: photographer, hiker Michael Brace documents Scottsdale

Name: Michael Brace Where I live: I live very near Horizon Park in Scottsdale. This suits my Chocolate Lab, Wendell, who has easy access to the [...] Continue Reading →

McDowell Sonoran Conservancy installs 5 new board members

The McDowell Sonoran Conservancy has announced the appointment of five new members to its board of directors, and a second term for Robbi [...] Continue Reading →

Scottsdale summer lecture series delves into Arizona history

The McDowell Sonoran Preserve has announced four free lectures for everyone from hikers and bikers to history buffs and science enthusiasts. The [...] Continue Reading →