Previous Lecture Series

FALL 2021 Tumamoc Hill: Health, Community, and Nature in a New Era

Health, Community, and Nature in a New Era

Connection to Healing Places

Stories from Tumamoc

A Desert Diet

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SPRING 2021 Agave Renaissance: A Resilient Future Embedded in the Heart of a Plant

Agave-Human Symbiosis: An Overview | Tasting: Overview of Agave Spirits and Their Importance

Tumamoc Agave | Tasting: Sonoran Local Agave Spirits

Indigenous Agave Practice | Tasting: Local Agave Spirits and Tradition

A Symbiosis Imperiled? | Tasting: Reviving the Heartland

Agave Is the Future | Tasting: Bacanora and Restoration Efforts

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FALL 2020 Past, Present, and Future of the Santa Cruz River Heritage Reach

A Perspective of the Santa Cruz River from the San Xavier District

Past Informing the Present

Art of the Santa Cruz

Science and Management: To Today

Science and Management: To Tomorrow

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SPRING 2020 The Cultural Landscape of Cemamagi Du'ag

Where We Sit: Tumamoc Hill, A Component of the Tohono O'odham Landscape

Heritage Lands of the Tohono O'odham People

Understanding Cultural Imprints on Hohokam Agricultural Landscapes: 36 Years of Agave Plantings at Tumamoc Hill

My Sense of Place: Living in a Land the Same Color as Me

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FALL 2019 New Explorations on the Río Mayo

Conserving the Dry Forest and Its Biocultural Diversity

Life of the Secret Forest

The Social Fabric of the Sierra

Multiple Ways of Knowing


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SPRING 2019 La Vaquita Marina: Where Do We Go from Here?

Vanishing Vaquitas

Stories from the Field

Local Livelihoods

Operation Milagro

Lessons Learned and Market Driven Solutions

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FALL 2018 Campos de Fuego: Explorations of the Pinacate

The Pinacate Volcanoes

Time Frame: An Artist's Long-Term Relationship with Pinacate

Sonoran Pronghorn in the Pinacate: Challenges and Adaptations

The Ties That Bind: Natural History of the Plant and Animal




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Earlier Lectures (2018 and earlier)