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Have you ever wondered what those juicy red and purple fruits of the prickly pear cactus taste like? Want to know how to turn those delicious fruits into juice, syrup, or jam? Curious what mesquite pods taste like and how they're made into flour? Join us to learn about these and other local edible and medicinal plants, through hands-on demonstrations and instructor-led explorations of the Sonoran Desert. (click here to read more)


CLICK HERE to access our Trip Request Form. Please read the entire document carefully before filling out your request. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at (520) 626-1825 or (520) 743-7422. We look forward to working with you and your students this year! Cooper Center field trip experiences are open to any school or educational group.

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