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<September 2012>

Events for 9/15/2012
Desert Washes Walk - Spur Cross
September 15 Saturday 8:00 am Desert Washes Walk (moderate) Come discover the fascinating worl ...

Brown Bag Breakfast with a Tortoise! - McDowell Park Visitor Center
Bring a bag breakfast and eat with the tortoises! Meet our adorable BABY tortoises, and watch them a ...

Survival Basics - Estrella
The wilderness has no sympathy for the unprepared. So get ready! Ranger Mark will discuss some of ...

FIRE! - Estrella
Nothing is more comforting when you are lost in the wilderness than a fire. But this isn’t a backya ...

Natural History of Lake Pleasant - Lake Pleasant
Stop by anytime between 11AM and 1PM and talk with naturalist Frank Meyerholtz about the many plants ...

All About Desert Plants - "Brown-Bag It" with Ranger B - Usery Park
How do desert plants survive (and thrive!) in such a harsh environment? What are the special abilit ...

Reptile Feeding - Cave Creek Regional Park
Have you ever seen a reptile eat? Join the staff after your morning hike and see how our cold-bloode ...

What You Should Know about Scorpions- San Tan
Yes it’s true… Arizona is home to over 30 species of scorpions. But do you know how to tell the ha ...

"Venomous Reptiles" with Reptile Expert, Cale Morris - Usery Park
Join reptile expert, Cale Morris, from the Phoenix Herpetological Society for this exciting presenta ...

Scorpion Hunt - Cave Creek Regional Park
Did you know that scorpions glow in the dark under a blacklight? Join us on this fun and safe night ...

Scorpion Scavenger Hunt - San Tan
As you head into the beautiful Sonoran Desert at night, armed only with your black light, flashlight ...

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