Education & Outreach Programs

Potluck & Presentations - Living Gently on the Land

Appleton-Whittell Research Ranch Living Gently on the Land Potluck and Presentation Educational Series events are scheduled the 2nd Saturday each month September through May each year (with the exception of December). Come join us, bring a friend and a dish to share.

Living Gently on the Land

Potluck and Presentations

Upcoming Events

Appleton-Whittell Research Ranch Living Gently on the Land Potluck and Presentation Educational Series events are scheduled the 2nd Saturday each month September through May each year (with the exception of December). We begin at 5 pm, with the potluck dinner at 5:30 pm, and the presentation immediately following. Unless otherwise indicated, tea, coffee and place settings are supplied. RSVP to Suzanne Wilcox.

Our next Living Gently on the Land Potluck and Presentation Educational Series begins September 10, 2016, and will be posted on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ResearchRanch

Please join us for the following scheduled events:

September 9, 2017: Endangered Vaquita Porpoise. By Greg Joder

October 14, 2017: Wildlife of East Africa 50 years ago when that part of the world was still wild and partly unexplored. By Chuck Hanson

November 11, 2017: Field Stations of Southern Arizona

January 13, 2018: Hold for Something Special

February 10, 2018: White-lined Sphinx Moth Polymorphism. By Cristina L. Francois, PhD Candidate, Entomology & Insect Science, GIDP at the University of Arizona

March 10, 2018: Natural History of Bats and the results from the 2017 survey. By Janet Debelak Tyburec, Bat Survey Solutions, LLC

April 14, 2018: Biology and Conservation of Chiricahua Leopard Frogs in the Sky Islands of Arizona. By Hunter McCall, WIldlife Specialist/ Ranid Frogs Project, Terrestrial Wildlife Branch with Arizona Game and Fish Department

May 12, 2018: John Kraft, District Biologistt, Forest Service, Coronado National Forest, Sierra Vista Ranger District.

For those of you who have not been to the Research Ranch before please email Suzanne Wilcox,  RSVP required.

Come and Join us and Invite a Friend!

All our presenters are volunteers and are not compensated for their time.  As always, let’s be sure to let them know we appreciate them and their commitment.

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