Casa Petra Vera

Casa Petra Vera supports these organizations:

Sky Island Alliance
Leads restoration that increases the capacity of local ecosystems to tolerate disturbance without collapsing to change - work that ensures plants and wildlife have the best chance possible to persist in the Sky Islands.

Center for Biological Diversity
Implements science, law, and creative media with the purpose of protecting the lands, waters, and climate that threatened species of every variety need to survive.

Borderlands Restoration Network
Assists development of regional conservation economy in which diverse, fulfilling livelihoods support the restoration of thriving ecosystems and healthy communities in the U.S./Mexico borderlands.

Coalition for Sonoran Desert Protection
Works to create a community where ecosystem health is protected; and wildlife, residents, visitors, and future generations can all drink clean water, breathe clean air, and find wild places to roam in the Sonoran Desert.

Northern Jaguar Project
Supports the North American jaguar and other threatened species through care and expansion of a habitat sanctuary in Sonora Mexico; facilitating the potential return of jaguars to former habitat in the U.S. through related conservation, research, education, and conflict resolution.

Chiricahua Regional Council
Monitors public agency actions and other issues affecting the Chiricahua, Peloncillo and Dragoon Mountains and nearby areas of southeastern Arizona, southwestern New Mexico, and adjacent northern Mexico as a citizens’ watchdog group.

Friends of Cave Creek Canyon
Inspires appreciation and understanding of the beauty, biodiversity, and legacy of Cave Creek Canyon, while working closely with US Forest Service personnel to support their work in the area.

More projects, far and wide, whose work, friendship, or sense of community helps keep us inspired and productive:

U.S. Southwest
Native Seeds/SEARCHBicycle Inter-Community Art and Salvage
Desert Survivors

U.S. Pacific Northwest
Rory Sparks
Cloudforest Chocolate
Stahman Guitars
Indent Magazines
Beacon Sound