Crews begin roadside shoulder work on Picture Rocks Road.
Starting Oct. 20-30 from 9:00am-2:30pm, crews will remove posts from previously illegal pullouts, clean out road culverts and overgrown vegetation. This work will not require any lane closures. Please slow down and be cautious around roadside workers. More »
Throughout the year there are opportunities to help pull buffelgrass at Saguaro National Park, as well as other areas in and around Tucson. We have many opportunities for involvement, or check these sites for the potential to get involved:
Check out the links below for more information on non-native plants in the Sonoran Desert:
Did You Know?
Gila monsters are one of two venomous lizards in the world. The other is the similar Mexican beaded lizard. Gila monster venom evolved as a defensive rather than offensive weapon.