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Call for Nominations: 2020 Conservation Award

Do you know of a local conservation champion that deserves recognition for their enduring commitment to our environment? The Desert Botanical Garden is seeking nominations for its 2020 Award for Excellence in Conservation celebrating achievement and innovation in biodiversity conservation.

CAZCA’s Statement on Inclusion and Diversity

We stand in solidarity with Black, Indigenous, and other marginalized communities, and are committed to making the outdoors more accessible, safe and connected for all.

Desert Botanical Garden Presents Maxine Lakin with 2019 Conservation Award at Conservation Celebration Luncheon

Desert Botanical Garden honored Maxine Lakin as the recipient of its 2019 Conservation Award. The award honors extraordinary individuals for their significant and enduring contributions to the conservation of the Sonoran Desert.


Contact Marisol Ortiz the CAZCA Engagement Coordinator 480.481.8187 or with any questions, or media inquiries regarding CAZCA activities.

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CAZCA is an initiative of Desert Botanical Garden. Any donations made to CAZCA must be made through Desert Botanical Garden. You will now be taken to their website to complete this transaction. Thank you!