Support the Taylor Hicks Schoolyard Habitat

The Schoolyard Habitat Program brings natural science exploration to quad-city area schools. The program restores under-utilized spaces of school campuses into rich, native habitats and outdoor classrooms, encouraging students to learn about scientific concepts through experiential learning.

Arizona Master Naturalist Info Sessions

Register for an upcoming Zoom Info Session to begin your journey toward certification.

October 6, November 3, or December 1

6:30 — 7:30 pm

Celebrating 25 Years

This year, Highlands Center for Natural History is celebrating 25 years of helping children and adults discover the wonder of nature! Through science-based education and exploration of the Central Highlands of Arizona, we are engaging people of all ages to get in touch with the natural world Throughout 2022, we will celebrate our past by revisiting our roots and founders as well as sharing our vision of a bright future.

Wonder – Explore – Discover

The Highlands Center, a Prescott nature center, is a hub for lifelong learning, designed to invite discovery of the wonders of nature.

Fresh Air Moments: Restoration on Lynx Creek

Fresh Air Moments: Restoration on Lynx Creek

Learn more about riparian restoration, specifically efforts made on a Lynx Creek tributary at the Highlands Center for Natural History, with funding from the Yavapai Resource Advisory Committee and in partnership with the Prescott National Forest.  

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Support Our Habitat Program - The Highlands Center is excited to bring this program to Taylor Hicks Elementary School
Please give your tax donations to Taylor Hicks Elementary School.
Arizona Tax Credits can be made any time prior to April 15, 2023
https://highlandscenter.org/schoolyard-habitat-program/#tax-donate

Support Our Habitat Program - The Highlands Center is excited to bring this program to Taylor Hicks Elementary School
Please give your tax donations to Taylor Hicks Elementary School.
Arizona Tax Credits can be made any time prior to April 15, 2023
highlandscenter.org/schoolyard-habitat-program/#tax-donate
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All things in nature are in balance. In this Prescott Woman Magazine podcast, listen to our very own Education Director (and new mom) share about balance. Thank you Prescott Woman Magazine! 
https://anchor.fm/prescottwomanpodcast/episodes/Finding-Balance-Between-MomEntrepreneur-with-Sarah-Vincent-e1pq82m/a-a8m19fp

All things in nature are in balance. In this Prescott Woman Magazine podcast, listen to our very own Education Director (and new mom) share about balance. Thank you Prescott Woman Magazine!

anchor.fm/prescottwomanpodcast/episodes/Finding-Balance-Between-MomEntrepreneur-with-Sarah-Vincen...
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Great picture Sarah!!!

This pic captures the essence of “pausing”. Cheers to celebrating the small wins each day holds. Great podcast listen!

Outside together. . . It doesn't get better than that!

The Highland Centers office and Benson Family Nature Store will be closed for Thanksgiving. Our trails and parking lot will remain open for everyone to take in some nature during this wonderful time of year.

The Highland Center's office and Benson Family Nature Store will be closed for Thanksgiving. Our trails and parking lot will remain open for everyone to take in some nature during this wonderful time of year. ... See MoreSee Less

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No Respect- Turkey Vultures

No Respect- Turkey Vultures

Because all living organisms are interconnected, someone has to clean up messes: the shells of previously living organisms and their rotting soft parts that would otherwise be littering the environment.  Many animals do their bit to help out to a greater or lesser...

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The Highlands Center for Natural History

Prescott Nature Center

In our classroom without walls you will discover Ponderosa Pine covered mountains, deeply shaded riparian habitats, chaparral and woodland, remarkable geologic formations, and amazing vistas, in addition to all manner of forest inhabitants. With educational programming, hiking trails, and a botanic garden, our Prescott nature center has activities for all ages. 1375 S. Walker Road, Prescott, AZ 86303 Get Directions > 

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