Arizona Game and Fish Department go to website
Audubon Arizona go to website
City of Scottsdale Environment & Preservation Dept. go to website
Desert Foothills Land Trust go to website
Liberty Wildlife go to website
McDowell Sonoran Conservancy go to website
Riparian Institute go to website
Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community (SRPMIC) go to website
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency go to website
FireScience Online (Forestry Careers Guide) go to website
Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community go to website
Sky Island Alliance go to website
Game Warden Org
Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum go to website
Arizonensis go to website
Desert Botanical Garden go to website
Desert Rivers Audubon Society  go to website
Environmental Fund for Arizona go to website
National Wildlife Federation go to website
Native Seeds Search go to website
Richard Louv go to website
Rio Salado Habitat Restoration Area go to website
Southwest Wildlife Rehabilitation and Educational Foundation, Inc. go to website
The Green Frog News go to website
Tonto National Forest go to website
Forestry Degree go to website
Mercy for Animals   go to website
International Wolf Center  go to website
Animal Rights – go to website


The Center for Native and Urban Wildlife facilities and website would not have been possible without considerable support from many local community organizations. In particular we would like to thank the following organizations, to which we owe our deepest gratitude:

The Nina Mason Pulliam Trust
The McDowell Sonoran Conservancy
The Desert Foothills Land Trust
Arizona Game & Fish Department
The Riparian Institute
The Liberty Wildlife Foundation
The City of Scottsdale, Arizona

Thank You to Everyone Who Has Contributed to CNUW 2000 ~ 2017


Dr. John Weser (2014 – present)
Russ Haughey (2010-2013)
Roy A. Barnes (2003-2010)
Virginia Korte (2000-2003)

Tour Leads

Charleen Blanford
Molly Corral (née Lamm)
Andrew Cummings
Adrianna DeFranco
Kathleen Grigg
Cheryl Kerivan
Ray Leimkuehler
Patricia Quinn-Ortiz
Jean Rigden

Artists – Toad Hall & Hall of Biodiversity Past

Joanne Battershall: Toad Hall quilt of native animals
Kathy Farnsworth: Toad Hall animal sketches
Ray Leimkuehler: Toad Hall mural
Johanna Pluntke: Toad Hall mural
Michael Schutz: Dinosaur mural