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April 2017

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50th Annual Environmental Education Council of Ohio Conference

50th Annual Environmental Education Council of Ohio Conference

8:00am to 6:00pm

For 50 years, educators from all over the state have been coming together for this conference, and we are thrilled to celebrate all those years of greatness, with many more to come. As educators, we... Read more

8:00am to 6:00pm
 
1st Annual Ohio Student Wildlife Research Symposium

1st Annual Ohio Student Wildlife Research Symposium

Deer Creek State Park as part of the 50th Annual EECO Conference

10:00am to 4:00pm

Are you a teacher currently conducting research related to wildlife and/or wildlife habitats with high school students? Are you a high school student involved in wildlife-related research? The 1st... Read more

10:00am to 4:00pm
 
50th Annual Environmental Education Council of Ohio Conference

50th Annual Environmental Education Council of Ohio Conference

8:00am to 6:00pm

For 50 years, educators from all over the state have been coming together for this conference, and we are thrilled to celebrate all those years of greatness, with many more to come. As educators, we... Read more

8:00am to 6:00pm
 
50th Annual Environmental Education Council of Ohio Conference

50th Annual Environmental Education Council of Ohio Conference

8:00am to 6:00pm

For 50 years, educators from all over the state have been coming together for this conference, and we are thrilled to celebrate all those years of greatness, with many more to come. As educators, we... Read more

8:00am to 6:00pm
 
Volunteer Work Day - Edge of Appalachia

Volunteer Work Day - Edge of Appalachia

Strait Creek at the Edge of Appalachia Preserve System, West Union, OH

10:00am to 2:00pm

Strait Creek at the Edge of Appalachia Preserve System, West Union, OH Project: Wood Invasive Species Removal TO SIGN UP: contact us at ohio@tnc.org or 614-717-2770 x100 and indicate the project... Read more

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50th Annual Environmental Education Council of Ohio Conference

50th Annual Environmental Education Council of Ohio Conference

8:00am to 6:00pm

For 50 years, educators from all over the state have been coming together for this conference, and we are thrilled to celebrate all those years of greatness, with many more to come. As educators, we... Read more

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Buckeye Trailfest 2017

Buckeye Trailfest 2017

Yellow Springs, OH

8:00am to 8:00pm

Each year groups travel to a different portion of Ohio to show off what makes the trail special in that area. More information. Read more

8:00am to 8:00pm
 
Buckeye Trailfest 2017

Buckeye Trailfest 2017

Yellow Springs, OH

8:00am to 8:00pm

Each year groups travel to a different portion of Ohio to show off what makes the trail special in that area. More information. Read more

8:00am to 8:00pm
 
Buckeye Trailfest 2017

Buckeye Trailfest 2017

Yellow Springs, OH

8:00am to 8:00pm

Each year groups travel to a different portion of Ohio to show off what makes the trail special in that area. More information. Read more

8:00am to 8:00pm
 
The OEC buses to the D.C. Climate March!

The OEC buses to the D.C. Climate March!

Cleveland, Columbus, and Athens

12:00am to 3:00am

Details: Date/Time Saturday, April 29, 2017 12:00am to Sunday, April 30, 2017 3:00am About GET ON THE BUS! To the People’s Climate March. Buses hosted by the OEC and Sierra Club will depart from... Read more

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Arc of Appalachia Volunteer Outing

Arc of Appalachia Volunteer Outing

1272 Bacon Flat Rd.

9:30am

Leader: Roy Wilman Chalet Nivale Preserve near Peebles is known for its outstanding geological scenery and botanical treasures, sheltering one of the largest colonies of Snow Trillium in Ohio.... Read more

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Peoples Climate March Sister Marches

Peoples Climate March Sister Marches

Earth

10:00am

Now more than ever, we need your voice for the annual Peoples Climate March. Environmental protections are taking hits fromt the federal government. This is your chance to demand action for our... Read more

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Arc of Appalachia Volunteer Event

Arc of Appalachia Volunteer Event

Maude’s Cedar Narrows, 6320 Skeen Road, Hillsboro, OH 45133

10:00am

Leader: Fern Truitt The Maude's Cedar Narrows tract at the Sanctuary shelters a stunning showcase of wildflowers in a side canyon of the Rocky Fork Gorge. Non-natives began taking over right after it... Read more

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Buckeye Trailfest 2017

Buckeye Trailfest 2017

Yellow Springs, OH

8:00am to 8:00pm

Each year groups travel to a different portion of Ohio to show off what makes the trail special in that area. More information. Read more

8:00am to 8:00pm
 
The OEC buses to the D.C. Climate March!

The OEC buses to the D.C. Climate March!

Cleveland, Columbus, and Athens

12:00am to 3:00am

Details: Date/Time Saturday, April 29, 2017 12:00am to Sunday, April 30, 2017 3:00am About GET ON THE BUS! To the People’s Climate March. Buses hosted by the OEC and Sierra Club will depart from... Read more

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Arc of Appalachia Volunteer Outing

Arc of Appalachia Volunteer Outing

Gilkison Hollow Road at US Rt. 52, Manchester, OH 45144

9:45am

Leader: Debi Wolterman Hands down, the Ohio River Bluffs near Manchester in Adams County has the most spectacular wildflower displays in the entire Arc preserve system. This is the best of the last... Read more

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Upcoming Events

EcoWeekend 2017

May 5, 2017
6:00pm to 12:00pm
24799 Purcell Road off St. Rt. 374
The best, affordable, fun, family-friendly, educational nature weekend in Central Ohio! Eco-Weekend offers a variety of programs about birds, animals, arts and crafts, wildflowers, astronomy, nature, and much more. Activities for ages 5 to 105. Registration ends April 8.  More information and registration.

Arc of Appalachia Volunteer Outing

May 6, 2017
9:45am
Ridgeview Farm, 6636 State Route 753, Hillsboro Ohio 45133
Leader: Nancy Stranahan & Marilyn Welker At Ridgeview Farm the Arc is demonstrating that bringing biodiversity back to an abandoned farm is indeed possible. The results of a decade of the redemptive work in Ridgeview’s fields and swamp forest have been ASTONISHING! This day volunteers will be working in the wetland forest – removing invasive bush honeysuckle and making room for expanding ferns and wildflowers.

Arc of Appalachia Volunteer Outing

May 6, 2017
10:00am
Appalachian Forest Museum, 7660 Cave Road, Bainbridge, Ohio 45612
Leader: Brit Wood Cave Road is the epicenter of the 2248 acre Highlands Nature Sanctuary, sheltering most of our hiking trails, overnight lodges and the Appalachian Forest Museum. Join Arc of Appalachia for a weekend full of Garlic Mustard picking and invasive bush removal on several properties bordering Cave Road. More information and registration.

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