Our River, Our Future
Join the Gila Conservation Coalition for the 15th annual Gila River Festival September 19-22, 2019 in Silver City, New Mexico, and along the Gila River. Explore the future of the Gila River in relation to the changing climate, as well as our responsibility to act as responsible earth stewards, with keynote speaker climate activist Tim DeChristopher and many renowned presenters.
The four-day festival will feature dynamic presentations and hands-on activities designed to foster a deeper intimacy with the Gila River, New Mexico’s last wild river and named America’s #1 Most Endangered River of 2019 by the organization American Rivers. Festival events include river outings, expert-led hikes and field trips, presentations, music, community art projects, and more.
Gila River Festival
- Western New Mexico University
- Silver City, 88061
- Workshops and presentations free, various fees for field trips, see website for details.
- Recurring daily