Mutual Benefit: Preserving Arizona’s Military Mission and the Value of Publicly-Owned Lands

Over the past two decades, the United States Military has paid greater attention to the management and stewardship of Arizona’s natural resources. Two primary reasons for these actions are: (1) military bases must preserve the realism of battlefield conditions on-the-ground; and (2) military bases must protect the integrity of their military mission from pressures posed by encroachment.

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Colorado River Delta Program Summary — Spring 2015 update

Water, life, and hope are returning to the Delta. In conjunction with the historic binational agreement Minute 319, we are leading efforts to 1) restore natural habitat through on-the ground restoration projects; 2) renew individual and community relationships with the river and promote long-term stewardship through community engagement; and 3) reconnect the Colorado River with the sea by developing innovative mechanisms to secure water for the Delta.

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ReStore – 06.2014

Workshop participants identified several alternative approaches for further study. For example, alternative compensation schemes including annual payments or royalty payments merited much discussion. There was also interest in new approaches to landowner negotiations,… MORE ›

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ReStore Summary – 06.2014

In the Rocky Mountain West, as in other parts of the United States, people’s attitudes about where they want to live, work, shop and play are changing.  The Sonoran Institute’s 2013 report, RESET:… MORE ›

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2013 Annual Report – Connections

It is the essence, the history, the heartbeat of the Sonoran Institute. It is what distinguishes our unique approach to conservation and community development. And after 24 years of engaging with communities from… MORE ›

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2013 Audited Financial Statements

Financial Statements and Supplemental Schedules as of and for the year ended June 30, 2013 (with summarized comparative totals for the year ended June 30, 2012)

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2014 Audited Financial Statements

Financial Statements and Supplemental Schedules as of and for the year ended June 30, 2014 (with summarized comparative totals for the year ended June 30, 2013)

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