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Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch

2757 E. Guadalupe Road
Gilbert, AZ  85234

Office/Mailing Address
90 E. Civic Center Drive
Gilbert, AZ 85296

Contact
Jennie Rambo, Naturalist
(480) 797-2019

Char Kaplow, Interim Education Coordinator
(480) 503-6244

 

Vision:
To be recognized as a premiere education and recreation resource in Arizona while:

  • Preserving valuable natural resources;
  • Supporting creation and conservation of scarce riparian areas;
  • Protecting needed habitat for wildlife.

Mission:
To promote awareness and appreciation of Arizona’s ecology and natural history, particularly desert and riparian environments, through:

  • education and recreation programs for a diversity of visitors, and
  • research and development of strategies to reserve and protect these unique environments

Values:

  • Interpretative Excellence (Indirect Education)
    To provide the best possible interpretative experience for all visitors seeking education and/or recreation leisure time.
  • Education Excellence (Direct Education)
    To provide the best possible facilities to accommodate education experiences for life long learning.
  • Conservation Excellence (Research and Development)
    To provide for an environment dedicated to conserving valuable natural resources.