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our monthly article in the Sedona Red Rock News

Rare Frog Makes A Comeback

A recent routine check of a fencing exclosure in the Buckskin Hills area near Camp Verde led to excitement and a flurry of activity within the wildlife biology community. The exclosures are designed to protect riparian or other sensitive areas from livestock damage...

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Friends of Forest Pioneer Preservation Technology

Sedona Friends of the Forest volunteers generally find plenty to stay busy within the Red Rock District of the Coconino National Forest. Although most activities are currently suspended during the national health emergency, a typical busy season occupies scores of...

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Liking Lichens in Red Rock Country

Among the many local events forfeited during the “Stay Home, Stay Safe” weeks was an annual event unique to the Coconino Nation Forest Red Rock Ranger District (RRRD). Since 2016, the first two weeks of May have been designated as Lichen Appreciation Week at the...

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