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Raft the Rio Bravo Latino Conservation Week

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Get ready to raft (or float, sometimes walk) the Rio Bravo for Latino Conservation Week!

Friends of Organ Mountains, the Nuestra Tierra Conservation Project, Latino Outdoors and Hispanic Access Foundation have teamed up to sponsor another awesome trip down the Rio Bravo to honor the contributions of the Hispanic/Latinx community to conservation efforts across the country, and to get out and enjoy nature.

Please RSVP by emailing gabe.vasqueznm@gmail.com by Monday, July 1. We are capped at 30 participants, so RSVP sooner than later!

We will provide a float, paddles, lunch, and a good time.

You should plan on bringing sunscreen, huaraches (or your water shoes of choice), agua, a towel, and shades. We will have have a community cooler for all your beverages.

Before we launch, we will be learning about the history of the Robledo Mountains, the human habitation of the Rio Bravo in southern New Mexico, and some recent wins for creating equity in outdoor recreation.

Time & Date: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday, July 21
Event Address: Leasburg Dam State Park, Radium Springs - Dam Site
Cost: Plan to bring $5 for parking for your vehicle (carpooling encouraged!)
Contact us at 484-639-4534, gabe.vasqueznm@gmail.com or director@organmtnfriends.org

Nos vemos en Julio!

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