Ha:san Bak Saguaro Festival

  Ha:san Bak Saguaro Festival 6/24/17 This Festival focuses on the Saguaro Cactus, both it's physiology and it's cultural significance primarily with the Tohono O'odham Tribal Nation. As one of the greatest iconic symbols of the desert southwest, the Saguaro Cactus is a native to the Sonoran Desert. It has a very long lifespan, often [...]

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The Desert Tortoise

The Desert Tortoise In 2011 the Park adopted two female Desert Tortoises – Shelley and Cienega – who reside in their very own stone enclosure at La Posta Quemada Ranch. Cienega is 16 years old and is very sociable when she’s out, and often assists with our efforts on education. Shelly is 41 years old [...]

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