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Join the ITE BIRD-A-THON!

Join the Bird-a-Thon November 1 – November 30, 2019 Click HERE to donate! What is a bird-a-thon? It’s a fundraiser! Teams of birders (2 or more persons per team) go outside to spot and identify as many bird species as they can in a specified amount of time. Bird lovers support 1 or more teams… Read more »

Why People Need Parks, And Why Parks Need People

The following is an essay written by Ironwood Tree Experience’s student  Isolde Edminster-Genet written for a contest hosted by the Western National Parks Association (WNPA), a nonprofit partner of the National Park Service (NPS).  With support from competition cosponsor Metropolitan Education Commission (MEC), southern Arizona students in grades 9 through 12 were invited to help give… Read more »