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Moth Week in Madera Canyon

Posted by on Sep 15, 2014 in 4th HELIX BLOG, AZ NEWS, FEATURES, SLIDER, SOUTHWEST CORNER | 0 comments

Beetles almost stole the show until the moths appeared in Madera Canyon recently, just in time to celebrate one of the last days of National Moth Week.

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Bighorn Sheepwatch 15 — More Than Half of the Original Transplants Gone

Posted by on Mar 19, 2014 in 4th HELIX BLOG, AZ NEWS, BIGHORN SHEEPWATCH, SLIDER, SOUTHWEST CORNER | 0 comments

More than half of the transplanted bighorn are now dead.

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Bighorn Sheepwatch 13 — New Life and Another Death

Posted by on Feb 19, 2014 in 4th HELIX BLOG, AZ NEWS, BIGHORN SHEEPWATCH, SOUTHWEST CORNER | 0 comments

One new bighorn death has been reported, but with two new lambs born, there is a glimmer of hope for the Santa Catalina bighorn sheep reintroduction project.

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Bighorn Sheepwatch 11 — More Desert Bighorn Sheep are Dead

Posted by on Jan 26, 2014 in 4th HELIX BLOG, AZ NEWS, BIGHORN SHEEPWATCH, SOUTHWEST CORNER | 0 comments

The news is in, and it’s bad. As of Jan. 19, 2014 eight of the desert bighorn sheep released scarcely two months ago are dead.

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Bighorn Sheepwatch 10 — A Fifth Bighorn Sheep Dies

Posted by on Jan 11, 2014 in 4th HELIX BLOG, AZ NEWS, BIGHORN SHEEPWATCH, SOUTHWEST CORNER | 0 comments

In a stunning setback for the bighorn sheep restoration project near Tucson, Ariz., a fifth bighorn sheep has died–caught and killed by a mountain lion.

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