Announcements

Pygmy Owl Hearing Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Alisha Phipps from the USDA-NRCS Tucson office kindly shared this important notification from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service: From: Richardson, Scott <scott_richardson@fws.gov> Sent: Tuesday, January 18, 2022 2:10 PM Subject: Public Information Meeting and Public Hearing to Accept Comments the Proposal Listing of the Cactus Ferruginous Pygmy-Owl Hello AVCA Partners and Cooperators, I am hoping you have […]

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Federal Notices and Proposed Rules open for Public Comment

This page  updated January 17, 2022 This week, very few new notices are added to this running worksheet. They include:  The Bureau of Land Management’s proposal to withdraw 351,000 acres of land in San Juan County, NM from mineral, oil and gas production for 20 years The  draft recovery plan for the New Mexico meadow […]

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Border Patrol taking comments till Feb 3 on Tucson Sector border wall

Customs and Border Patrol is Seeking Input on Border Barrier Remediation in Tucson, AZ. CBP welcomes input on proposed border barrier construction remediation actions in Pima, Santa Cruz, and Cochise Counties, AZ January 2022 Para solicitar esta información en español, por favor envíe un correo electrónico a TucsonComments@cbp.dhs.gov U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is […]

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Learn what your new political districts are

The Arizona redistricting commission has finalized their draft maps of the new U.S.Congressional and State Legislative districts. Here’s how to find out what new  districts you live in: Click this link to see the maps.-https://redistricting-irc-az.hub.arcgis.com/pages/final-draft-maps#finallddraftmaps Scroll down the page to view the Congressional or Legislative map. If you click on your home location, the map […]

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2022 ACIREF Scholarships Available

The Arizona Cattle Industry Research and Education Foundation (ACIREF) is accepting applications for its 2022 scholarships. 2022 Fillable ACIREF Scholarship app Scholarship application deadline is March 15, 2022. Many thanks to the ACIREF Scholarship Committee: Linda Vensel, Chair, Ron Allen, Chuck Backus, Keith Cannon, Catherine Mann, Louis Maxcy, Cindy Shelton, and Susan Wilson-Sanders Thank you […]

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Disaster Relief Help Requested

On November 22, the Monday before Thanksgiving, the home of Debbie Cline Cutrell, a U.S. Border Patrol horse patrol agent and former USBP/rancher liaison, burned to the ground while she was at work protecting the United States of America. Debbie is a member of one of Southern Arizona’s ranching families. A GoFundMe account has been […]

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Tucson Cowbells Raffle raised $1,100 for Ronald McDonald House

UPDATE:  Thank you to everyone who purchased raffle tickets!  Sue Chilton won the horseshoe angel. The raffle raised $1,100 for beef certificates given to the Ronald McDonald House  Charities (RMCH). RMCH provides lodging to  families who must travel to Tucson for hospital care for their children. The RMCH distributed the beef gift certificates to  families […]

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