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  • Saguaro National Park

    Against All Odds

    • Time: 3:15 PM to 3:45 PM
    • Location: TMD (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    Talk: Discover how the "deck is stacked" against saguaro seeds' survival and what conditions are need for growth.

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    Javelina: Our Desert Neighbors

    • Time: 2:15 PM to 2:45 PM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    Talk: Sometimes referred to as the "desert pig", the javelina is not a pig at all. Learn about this intriguing creature and how it survives in the arid environment. Wheelchair accessible.

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    • Time: 10:15 AM to 11:15 AM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Wednesday, August 24, 2016

    Walk: Stroll the Cactus Garden and identify the most common hazards hidden in the desert, uncover survival strategies of native plants and animals, and acquire practical tips to ensure your safety. Wheelchair accessible

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    Kangaroo Rat: Super Survivor

    • Time: 3:15 PM to 3:45 PM
    • Location: TMD (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Thursday, August 25, 2016

    Walk: Learn about the remarkable behavioral and physical adaptations these rodents possess that allow them to survive harsh desert environments.

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    Living With Giants

    • Time: 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM
    • Location: TMD (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Thursday, August 25, 2016

    Talk: The saguaro celebrates events and faces challenges throughout its life. A biologist explains how it provides shelter and substance for wildlife, when it flowers, its' growth patters, and how it fights for survival.

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    Lizards are Hot, Lizards are Cool

    • Time: 3:15 PM to 3:45 PM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Friday, August 26, 2016

    Talk: Lizards are small denizens of the desert that are a critical component to our desert community. Find out what it means when they do pushups or exhibit other odd behaviors. Wheelchair accessible

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    Desert Dragons

    • Time: 10:15 AM to 10:45 AM
    • Location: TMD (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Entrance Fee Applies
    Saturday, August 27, 2016

    Talk: What's a desert dragon? Clue: it's not a bearded dragon and google isn't going to help much.

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    • Time: 12:15 PM to 12:45 PM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (Oeste) Centro de Visitas
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Saturday, August 27, 2016

    Platica: A veces referido como el cerdo del desierto, averigue porque el jabli no es un cerdo.

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  • Saguaro National Park

    Living With Giants

    • Time: 3:15 PM to 4:00 PM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Saturday, August 27, 2016

    Talk: A biologist explains how it provides shelter and substance for wildlife; when it flowers; its growth patterns; and how it fights for survival against drought. lightning, frost, and other dangers. Wheelchair accessible.

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  • Saguaro National Park

    Play Sonoran Bingo!

    • Time: 11:15 AM to 12:15 PM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Saturday, August 27, 2016

    Learn about the plants and animals of the Sonoran Desert while njoying a rousing version of Bingo!

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  • Saguaro National Park

    How Do They Do It?

    • Time: 3:15 PM to 3:30 PM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Tuesday, August 30, 2016

    Walk: Discover how the plants and animals of the Sonoran Desert have asapted to the harsh conditions of this unique environment.

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    Mountain Lions: Beyond the Myth

    • Time: 10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Wednesday, August 31, 2016

    Talk: Envision a puma stalking its prey, then uncover the true nature of this elusive but essential predator. Misunderstood, maligned, and nearly eradicated by settlers, the mountain lion remains threatened by human encroachment.

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    Spiny, Shady, and COOL!

    • Time: 11:15 AM to 11:45 AM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Monday, September 5, 2016

    Walk: Come for a short walk and discover the great variety of cacti that inhabit this unique and fascinating desert.

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    Como Pueden Sobrevivir?

    • Time: 12:15 PM to 12:30 PM
    • Location: Tucson Mountain District (Oeste) Centro de Visitas
    • Fees: Costo de Entrada al Parque
    Tuesday, September 6, 2016

    Charla en espanol donde discutiremos como las plantas y animales del desierto Sonorense se han adaptado a traves de los años para poder sobrevivir y florecer en nuestro unico y duro ambiente.

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    • Time: 3:15 PM to 3:45 PM
    • Location: TMD (West) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Park Entrance Fee Applies
    Tuesday, September 6, 2016

    Talk: Join a park naturalist for a presentation about the natural history, behaviors, etc. about this colorful creature.

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  • Saguaro National Park

    Desert Dragons

    • Time: 2:15 PM to 2:45 PM
    • Location: TMD (West District) Visitor Center
    • Fees: Entrance Fee Applies
    Thursday, September 8, 2016

    Talk: What's a desert dragon?

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3693 S Old Spanish Rd
Tucson , AZ 85730

Phone:

(520) 733-5153
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