AZFISHBOOK has several conservation partners that share our passion for water and wildlife conservation. You can check AZFISHBOOK combined call to see what conservation activities are a foot.
Just a few of our partners are:
Arizona State Council Trout Unlimited and Chapters (Zane Grey Chapter, Gila, Grand Canyon & Old Pueblo)
Trout Unlimited is incorporated as a 501(c)(3) non-profit educational, charitable organization, and all monetary or property donations are tax deductible to the extent allowed by law. All memberships are handled through Trout Unlimited national headquarters….Read more
Oak Creek Watershed Council, Follow them on Facebook page.
The Oak Creek Watershed Council (OCWC), formerly the Oak Creek Canyon Task Force, was organized in 1994 by the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality (ADEQ) as an informal watershed group, and evolved into a community-driven non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization on September 11, 2003. To follow is a listing of the significant accomplishments of the Council….Read more
Arizona Sportsman for Wildlife Conservation, Follow them on Facebook page.
Arizona Sportsmen for Wildlife Conservation is pleased to present this beautiful specialty license plate. By purchasing this plate you will be making a contribution to Arizona’s wildlife and wildlife habitat. Seventeen dollars ($17) of each twenty-five ($25) special license fee will go to AZSFWC’s Wildlife Conservation Habitat Fund. The AZSFWC will review and approve all grants from the special license plate program revenues. These grants will fund important outdoor recreational and educational opportunities and on-the-ground wildlife habitat restoration and enhancement projects…Read more
In the arid West we are all connected by rivers; they are the lifeblood of our land, our economy, our way of life. Western rivers, like the Colorado River and its tributaries, provide water for tens of millions of people, including twenty-two Native American tribes and the major cities of Denver, Phoenix, Albuquerque, and Tucson.
We aren’t alone in our reliance on western rivers. Many birds in our flyway depend on these river habitats.
Unfortunately the health of these rivers and the livelihood of the people and the wildlife that depend on them are in jeopardy. A combination of drought, invasive species, over-allocation and unsustainable management are running our rivers dry. In 2013, American Rivers named the Colorado River America’s most endangered river and in 2014 both the Gila and Upper Colorado made the top five (read more). Many of the birds that depend on these rivers, like the Western Yellow-billed Cuckoo and Bell’s Vireo, are in decline, and the future of the communities and economies surrounding our rivers is uncertain.
However, we can help. Together we can advocate for conservation actions that will increase river flow, enhance the health of our environment and restore valuable wetlands and forests. JOIN WRAN TODAY!