Outdoor adventurer brings expedition to Tucson - Tucson News Now

Outdoor adventurer brings expedition to Tucson

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

By Rachel Krismann / Tucson News Now Intern

TrekWest, a wildlife corridor conservation campaign, is unveiling an expedition by outdoor adventurer John Davis.

Davis is arriving in Tucson on Saturday during his 5,000-mile international wildlife hike. He will speak about his journey through the Sierra Madre wildlife corridor of Sonora and Chihuahua, Mexico, and his upcoming journey to Canada in honor of protecting America's Wildlife Movement Corridors. 

Along with live music and food, the TrekWest event will include appearances by Democratic Congressman Raul Grijalva and Ron Barber and with Pima County Supervisor Richard Elias. 

The event will be held at Tucson's "The Historic Y" Courtyard and Zuzi Theater, 4-6 p.m Saturday. 

It's free and open to the public.

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