Civic Engagement

MEDIUM: LWCF is Critical to Florida, Congress Needs to Reauthorize Before it Expires

By Daniel Miguel

Twenty years ago, I was growing up in a working-class home in Westchester, FL spending my days learning bits of English from watching children’s programming on PBS. My parents were two young Cuban asylees who didn’t yet have much to their name, but they used one special community resource to make my childhood feel very rich: public parks.

Latino Youth Celebrate Culture, Conservation during "Pesca on the Pier!"

LOS ANGELES - More than 50 Los Angeles-area youth took to rods and reels this past Friday for a saltwater fishing experience on Belmont Pier. The program "Pesca on the Pier!" held by Sportfishing Conservancy, Amigos del Aire Libre and Hispanic Access Foundation with support from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife as part of the 5th annual Latino Conservation Week, taught

Hispanic Access and U.S. Forest Service Team Up to Celebrate Latino Conservation Week

WASHINGTON - The fifth annual Latino Conservation Week (#LatinoConservationWeek, #LCW2018) is underway and continues through July 22, 2018. The week is an opportunity for Latinos to demonstrate their passion for enjoying and protecting public lands.

Fifth Annual Latino Conservation Week Kicks Off This Weekend (July 14 - 22), Breaking Down Barriers and Inspiring Tomorrow's Stewards

WASHINGTON - Communities throughout the country will enjoy and connect with the great outdoors during the 5th annual Latino Conservation Week, which begins July 14 and runs through July 22.

DAILY JOURNAL LIFESTYLE: BLM Ukiah Field Office to Highlight Latino Conservation Week with Family Friendly Events

The Bureau of Land Management Ukiah Field Office, Hispanic Access Foundation and partners invite the public to come out and celebrate Latino Conservation Week, from July 14-21.

On July 14 at 10 a.m., join the BLM, Hispanic Access Foundation, Latino Outdoors and Tuleyome for “Entre Gigantes” or “A Walk Among Giants” at Montgomery Woods State Natural Reserve, Ukiah.