Center for the Future of Arizona official March 13 SALT Speaker Series presenter

Ian Dowdy, director of progress meters for the Center for the Future of Arizona, is featured at the 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, SALT Speakers Series. It is in room No. B118 at the Apache Junction Multi-generational Center, 1035 N. Idaho Road. The series is organized by the Superstition Area Land Trust, co-sponsored by the […]

Wildlife corridors in the urban desert topic of Feb. 27 SALT Speakers Series

The Sonoran desert is one of the most bio-diverse deserts in the world, contributing to its uniqueness and attractiveness to developers, residents and businesses. Anita Hagy Ferguson on Feb. 27 will discuss the importance of biological corridors, urban open spaces and collaborative regional planning as part of the Superstition Area Land Trust Speakers Series. It […]

Bonny Knowlton guides SALT Interpretive Hike, Feb. 20

Superstition Area Land Trust will offer an interpretive hike on Wednesday, Feb. 20 in the Superstition Foothills near Apache Junction. Leader Bonny Knowlton will guide the four-mile trek on the Lost Goldmine Trail, according to a press release. The hike, which starts at 9 a.m. and lasts approximately three hours, will be for those who […]

SALT sponsors interpretive desert hike

Bonnie Knowlton will lead a hike Wednesday, Jan. 16, along the foothills of the Superstition Mountains. The Superstition Area Land Trust is sponsoring the interpretive walk. It will begin 9 a.m. and last approximately three hours, covering 4 miles on the Lost Goldmine Trail. Considered an easy trek, it is for those who enjoy hiking […]

Speakers to address Sonoran Desert stewardship, recreation

The SALT Speakers Series on Wednesday, Jan. 9, will feature a panel discussion of stewardship and responsible recreation in the Sonoran Desert. It will take place 6:30 p.m. in room B-117 of the Apache Junction Multi-Generational Center, 1035 N. Idaho Road. Footprints Matter to Us, a community involvement organization based in northern Pinal County, will […]

Are rooftops or open space the future for the Superstition foothills?

Residents and visitors seeking information about the Superstition Mountains and its adjacent foothills will have an opportunity to learn more Wednesday, Dec. 12, at the Apache Junction Multi-Generational Center, 1035 N. Idaho Road. Charlie Goff, Superstition Area Land Trust’s president, will discuss the challenges and opportunities inherent in a collaborative effort to conserve the foothills […]

Panel talks trails during SALT Speakers Series

Residents and visitors seeking information about local trails and how they can be used will have an opportunity to learn more Wednesday, Nov. 28, at the Apache Junction Multi-Generational Center, 1035 N. Idaho Road. A panel of Superstition Area Land Trust volunteers will present a review and discussion, complete with illustrations and photos, during the […]

Update on Resolution Copper Mine topic of Oct. 24 SALT Speakers Series

Hesston Klenk, manager of assurance, governance and engagement at Rio Tinto Phoenix Area Mining and Metals, is the featured speaker for the Oct. 24 Superstition Area Land Trust Speakers Series. Mr. Klenk is to provide an extensive update and details about the Resolution Copper Mine as well as the various types of mitigations and community […]

Superstition Area Land Trust’s Goff speaker at Rotary Club of Superstition Mountain

The May 2 Rotary Club of Superstition Mountain speaker was Charlie Goff, president of the Superstition Area Land Trust. S.A.L.T. is a 501(c)3 nonprofit educational corporation that was formed to protect and preserve Arizona State Trust lands bordering the southern slope of the Superstition Wilderness Area. Charlie told us about the trust’s mission, accomplishments and […]

State land trust expert shares strategies at speakers series

  The next installment of the Superstition Area Land Trust speakers series will feature a talk by Susan Culp whose work helped lead to developing the Superstition Vistas land plan. The event will be 6:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 11, in the Apache Junction Multi-generational Center, 1035 N. Idaho Road, Apache Junction. Ms. Culp “will help us sort […]