Improving and Protecting Our Creeks & Lakes: Prescott’s New Action Plan

In April of 2016 the City of Prescott embarked on ambitious planning efforts to study Watson Lake and the upper portions of Granite Creek Watershed. This May these two planning efforts will come [...]

Gila Trout in Oak Creek

In a recent project with Arizona Game & Fish Department, Friends staff members Amanda Webster and Ben Kowalewski helped reintroduce Gila Trout to their native waters in the West Fork of Oak [...]

AZGFD Volunteer Opportunity

Help AZGFD stock Gila trout on West Fork of Oak Creek Volunteers needed on Monday June 11 th to stock Gila trout in the West Fork of Oak Creek. Volunteers will be hiking 1-4 miles to deposit [...]

Xplor-Ology: Discover STEAM in the Verde Valley

Experience STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) by traveling through discovery activity zones and see how the Verde Valley supports and educates its students and community [...]

Verde River Pint Night

Stop by RIOT in Old Town Cottonwood on Wednesday, April 25th, from 5-7 pm to learn how to get involved on the river with Friends and Grand Canyon Trout Unlimited. Happy Hour is from 4-6 pm with [...]

Yavapai College, Verde Valley Campus

RIOT in Old Town

Martin Luther King Day of Service 2018

Taking place each year on the third Monday in January, the Martin Luther King Day of Service is the only federal holiday observed as a national day of service— a “day on, not a day [...]