In a straightforward sense, Mr. García, 44, is a Mexican ecologist. More broadly, though, he is a self-appointed emissary from the land once known as Pimería Alta, an interpreter of its culture, plants and people. — NYT
Michael Tortorello highlighted the Kino Heritage Fruit Trees Project, which is the work of Jesús Manuel García Yánez’s and Robert M. Emanuel. The project is billed as "a search for what Tucson used to be", an attempt to recover or re-create the Spanish Mission Era orchards and gardens of Tuscon.