Fiesta for Nature
Sep
28
4:00 PM16:00

Fiesta for Nature

  • Great Salt Lake Shorelands Preserve (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join HECHO at Fiesta for Nature on Saturday, September 28 from 4 pm - 8 pm at the Great Salt Lake Shorelands Preserve in Layton, Utah.

Spend the evening exploring the nature preserve while enjoying educational activities for families that highlight nature, culture, and place-based identity within the Jordan River Watershed. Learn about the beautiful butterflies at the Great Salt Lake, and celebrate their migration stories—as well as the connections to our own cultural migrations.

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#TeamVivi Cocktails and Conservation
Aug
21
5:00 PM17:00

#TeamVivi Cocktails and Conservation

Coors Light Líder Nominee, Viviana Reyes and HECHO (Hispanics Enjoying Camping, Hunting, and the Outdoors) will be hosting Cocktails and Conservation, an evening for drinks and discussion regarding local conservation initiatives, as well as the Coors Light Líderes compeition, which Viviana is currently running in.

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Upper Rio Grande Wildlife Corridors Summit
Aug
20
8:00 AM08:00

Upper Rio Grande Wildlife Corridors Summit

The Upper Rio Grande Wildlife Initiative cordially invites you to attend the 3rd annual Upper Rio Grande Wildlife Corridors Summit in Taos, New Mexico on August 20, 2019. The initiative seeks to support scientific research, encourage public engagement and inform public policies and planning to protect and enhance wildlife corridors throughout the Upper Rio Grande. It will do so by fostering collaboration among tribal leaders, federal and state agencies, hunters and anglers, conservation groups, traditional land users, private landowners, and community leaders.

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Dora and the Lost City of Gold in Pueblo, CO
Aug
8
6:00 PM18:00

Dora and the Lost City of Gold in Pueblo, CO

In partnership with the National Wildlife Federation, Hispanics Enjoying Camping, Hunting, and the Outdoors (HECHO), Paramount Pictures and Walden Media will host a FREE advanced screening of Dora and the Lost City of Gold to encourage kids and families to go outdoors and explore nature!

Passes are on a first come, first serve basis.

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Dora and the Lost City of Gold in Aurora, CO
Aug
3
1:00 PM13:00

Dora and the Lost City of Gold in Aurora, CO

In partnership with the National Wildlife Federation, Hispanics Enjoying Camping, Hunting, and the Outdoors (HECHO), Paramount Pictures and Walden Media will host a FREE advanced screening of Dora and the Lost City of Gold to encourage kids and families to go outdoors and explore nature!

Passes are on a first come, first serve basis.

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Dora and the Lost City of Gold in Las Vegas
Aug
3
1:00 PM13:00

Dora and the Lost City of Gold in Las Vegas

In partnership with the National Wildlife Federation, Hispanics Enjoying Camping, Hunting, and the Outdoors (HECHO), Paramount Pictures and Walden Media will host a FREE advanced screening of Dora and the Lost City of Gold to encourage kids and families to go outdoors and explore nature!

Passes are on a first come, first serve basis.

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Dora and the Lost City of Gold in Salt Lake City
Aug
3
1:00 PM13:00

Dora and the Lost City of Gold in Salt Lake City

In partnership with the National Wildlife Federation, Hispanics Enjoying Camping, Hunting, and the Outdoors (HECHO), Paramount Pictures and Walden Media will host a FREE advanced screening of Dora and the Lost City of Gold to encourage kids and families to go outdoors and explore nature!

Passes are on a first come, first serve basis.

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Dora and the Lost City of Gold in Albuquerque
Aug
2
2:00 PM14:00

Dora and the Lost City of Gold in Albuquerque

In partnership with the National Wildlife Federation, Hispanics Enjoying Camping, Hunting, and the Outdoors (HECHO), Paramount Pictures and Walden Media will host a FREE advanced screening of Dora and the Lost City of Gold to encourage kids and families to go outdoors and explore nature!

Passes are on a first come, first serve basis.

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Free Family Fishing Fun at Alvord Lake- Phoenix, AZ
Oct
6
8:00 AM08:00

Free Family Fishing Fun at Alvord Lake- Phoenix, AZ

The Arizona Game and Fish Department will be providing loaner rods and bait for this event (or you may bring your own). Bring your family out to enjoy free fishing and instruction from AZGFD Sport Fishing Education Staff and volunteers. The event is open to all ages.

Fishing licenses are not required, during the planned hours of the event, for those who register at the Game & Fish Booth.

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June 7, 2018: A conversation about nature in Pecos, NM (RSVP)
Jun
7
6:00 PM18:00

June 7, 2018: A conversation about nature in Pecos, NM (RSVP)

HECHO cordially invites you to a Roundtable Discussion to discuss the importance & cultural significance of nature to Hispanos. Please join us to share your story of why nature matters to you, to our families and to our community.

If you are Hispano, Hispana, Hispanic, Spanish or Latinx who has a cultural connection to the land and nature, or enjoys spending time outdoors, and are 21 or older, please join us for this discussion.

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WAITLIST: June 6, 2018: A conversation about nature in Las Vegas, NM (RSVP)
Jun
6
6:00 PM18:00

WAITLIST: June 6, 2018: A conversation about nature in Las Vegas, NM (RSVP)

  • El Rialto Restaurant (Private Dining Room) (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

HECHO cordially invites you to a Roundtable Discussion to discuss the importance & cultural significance of nature to Hispanos. Please join us to share your story of why nature matters to you, to our families and to our community.

If you are Hispano, Hispana, Hispanic, Spanish or Latinx who has a cultural connection to the land and nature, or enjoys spending time outdoors, and are 21 or older, please join us for this discussion.

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FREE Public Roundtable & Breakfast in Las Vegas, New Mexico (RSVP)
Mar
17
9:00 AM09:00

FREE Public Roundtable & Breakfast in Las Vegas, New Mexico (RSVP)

  • Highlands University, Student Union Building, Room 321 (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

For centuries, New Mexicans have been connected to the land.  We hope you will join us to share our heritage and make our voices heard as Hispanos who care about the future of our public lands. Presenters include: Dr. Eric Romero, Max Trujillo, San Miguel County Commissioner Rock Ulibarri, and Yvonne Tapia. RSVP for this free roundtable and breakfast.

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Oct
7
9:00 AM09:00

Get Outdoors Nevada Day

WHERE & WHEN:   -- Get Outdoors Nevada Day will take place at Cornerstone Park, 1600 Wigwam  Pkwy, Henderson, NV 89074. (Wigwam Parkway & Stephanie Street) in Las Vegas, NV on Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 9am to 2pm.  Look for the HECHO banner!

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Oct
7
8:00 AM08:00

Free Arizona Family Fishing Day

On Saturday, October 7 the public is invited to attend a free fishing day with free hot dogs and snacks hosted by the Arizona Game and Fish Department, Maricopa County Supervisor Steve Gallardo, Phoenix Councilman Nowakowski, Hispanics Enjoying Camping, Hunting & the Outdoors (HECHO), and the Laveen Baseball League.  The AZ Game and Fish Department will provide 100 loaner fishing rods, bait and instructions (or bring your own!). 

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September 30 is National Public Lands Day
Sep
30
7:00 AM07:00

September 30 is National Public Lands Day

Saturday, September 30 is National Public Lands Day (NPLD)!  What will you be doing to celebrate?  Entrance fees will be waived on all federal public lands and many state parks, including some monuments, wildlife refuges, forests, grasslands, marine sanctuaries, lakes, and reservoirs. (Please check with your local parks to confirm!)

These special places belong to all of us.  They are testaments to our nation’s diverse heritage, recreational resources unparalleled in beauty, and economic engines for local communities.

Happy National Public Lands Day from HECHO!

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Celebrate Latino Conservation Week in Northern New Mexico!
Jul
21
to Jul 23

Celebrate Latino Conservation Week in Northern New Mexico!

Latino Conservation Week (#LCW2017) is coming up, and HECHO will be celebrating the weekend of July 21 – 23 in Las Vegas, New Mexico and the surrounding areas with events that are free and open to the public. The three days of activities highlight Latino connections to the outdoors, stewardship of the land, and maintaining generations-old traditions in camping. Please join us and bring your friends and family! 

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Latino Conservation Week
Jul
15
to Jul 23

Latino Conservation Week

During this week, community, non-profit, faith-based, and government organizations and agencies hold events throughout the country. From hiking and camping to community roundtables and film screenings, these activities promote conservation efforts in their community, and provide an opportunity for Latinos to show their support for permanently protecting our land, water, and air. 

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Public Meeting on Moab Master Leasing Plan in Salt Lake City, UT
Oct
6
4:00 PM16:00

Public Meeting on Moab Master Leasing Plan in Salt Lake City, UT

A public meeting to provide the public with an overview of the Moab Master Leasing Plan, a document that will regulate future oil, gas, and potash development on public lands in Grand County and San Juan County. During the meeting officials will also respond to questions and take public comments.

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