The Sustainability Program
149 North Stone, 2nd Floor
Tucson, AZ 85701
P.O. Box 27210
Tucson, AZ 85726
It is illegal under Arizona State law to move or transport any saguaro cactus from public or private land without a permit. The Arizona Department of Agriculture is the regulatory agency. If you see any suspicious plant moving, please call the AZ Dept. of Agriculture in Tucson at 628-6315.
Click here to download a copy of the permit application to remove or transport a protected native plant. (pdf)
AZDOA Office of Special Investigating (OSI) Articles:
Visit the Arizona Department of Agriculture for more information.