With more than 750,000 residents and visitors using the McDowell Sonoran Preserve each year, the good works of the McDowell Sonoran Conservancy and our volunteers have been vital to maintaining and patrolling trails, guiding hikes, mountain bike and equestrian rides, conducting leading-edge scientific studies on wildlife and plant species and providing interactive ecological education and outreach programs for adults and children of all ages.
12,674 Youth served through school visits, events and activities
3,932 Adults served through hikes, lectures, events and continuing education
411 Plant types
152 Bird species
30 Mammal species
36 Reptile & amphibian species
More than 350 Invertebrate types
Over 60,000 Hours of service provided by more than 650 volunteers
75,456 Patrol miles maintaining more than 200 miles of trails
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