Conservancy Newsletters


The Rookery - Spring 2018

                     Inside this Issue:
                            Volunteers Make Conservation Happen
                            The Maumee River Water Trail
                           A Place for All to Enjoy
                           We're Making a Difference After 25 years
                           Solar Power - You're Making it Happen 



 The Rookery - Fall 2017

                     Inside this Issue:
                            Twenty Years of the Frank M. Harris Nature Preserve
                            Networking in the Woods
                            St. Joseph River Wetlands Project
                            Sandusky River Improvement Projects
                           Great Black Swamp Photo Exhibit 



  The Rookery - Spring 2017

          Inside this Issue:

                 Forrest Woods Restoration Nears Completion
                 A Blue Trail on the Maumee
                 Notes from the Field 
                 2017 Summer Event Schedule



 The Rookery - Fall 2016

           Inside this Issue:

                   Nearly Two Centuries of Family Farming
                   Promoting Public Trust, Ensuring Permanence
                   Expanding a Preserve
                   A Growing Collaboration




The Rookery  - Spring 2016

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          Bringing Back a Natural Treasure
          A Family Inspired by Conservation
          Notes from the Field
          Calling All Photographers

The Rookery  - Fall 2015

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          A Life on the Land, a Legacy
          A New Community Resource, Opening Soon
          Restoring the Land to Protect the Water
          Local Trustee - National Volunteer

The Rookery  - Spring 2015

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          Setting Roots for Continued Growth
          The Black Swamp Conservancy Homestead
          Creating a Buffer for Wildlife
          Become a Black Swamp Volunteer

The Rookery  - November 2014

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          Thoughts on the Maumee River, Our Natural Resource
          A Piece of the Larger Puzzle - by Steve Pollick
          Leaving a Legacy - Steinem Farm & Woods
          A Peaceful Break - by Nadia Oehler (BGSU)

May 2014 Conservancy News

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          Conservancy Helps Local Family Establish Nature Preserve
          Movers & Shakers Award
          Driftmeyer Ditch Restoration
          Peninsular Farms Symphony Concert

February 2014 Conservancy News

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          2014 A Year in Review
          LAEPP 2014
          Landowner Spotlight
          Winter Nature Walk

December 2013 Conservancy News

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          Over 15,500 Trees Planted
          Photo Contest Highlights Yearly Monitoring
          Support State Nature Preserves
          Give the Gift of Conservation

 November 2013 Conservancy News November NewsletterWeb.jpg     Inside this Issue:

          Christy Farm Nature Preserve
          Landowner Stories: Sally Marti
          A Summer Full of Conservancy Events
          #Giving Tuesday

July 2013 Conservancy News

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          Water's Edge Preserve
          New Land Protection Projects: Bell Woods
          President Completes Term
          Conservancy Welcomes New Staff

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     Conservancy Enters New Era with New Leadership
     Preservation Work Awarded
     New Land Protections Projects: Water's Edge Preserve
     Hershey Riparian Woods

 February 2013 Conservancy News

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Inside this Issue:

     Conservancy Donates Property for Danbury Township Preserve
     Conservancy Reaches 12,875 Acres Preserved
     Blue Grass & Green Acres
     Live Auction - Sneak Peek



December 2012 Conservancy News

Inside this Issue:

     Conservancy Protects 3 More Farms
     Toledo Community Foundation Awards Conservancy Grants
     Thank You Volunteer Monitors
     Conservancy Hats Available



October 2012 Conservancy News

Inside this Issue:

     Celebrating 20 Years
     Blue Grass & Green Acres 2013
     History of the Great Black Swamp Presentation
     New Wine Varietals


August 2012 Conservancy News

Inside this Issue:

     Conservancy Holds First Youth Workshop
     Acreage Added to Nature Preserve
     City of Oregon Award
     Congratulations Art Weber

LEIC Summer 2012 News

Inside this Issue:

     Ladd-Brookner Bench Dedication
     The “New” Lake Erie Islands Nature and Wildlife Center
     Native Plant and Tree Sale
     Guest Lectures at Stone Lab


April 2012 Conservancy News

Inside this Issue:

     Blue Grass & Green Acres
     Newly Protected Lands
     Adelaide Morse Nature Walk
     Conservancy Prints Available




February 2012 Conservancy News

Inside this Issue:

     2011 - A Year of Milestones
     BSC Receives Grant for Youth Workshop
     Upcoming Conservancy Events




December 2011 Conservancy News

Inside this Issue:

     Seneca County Farm Protected
     O-I Charities Foundation Donates
     Conservancy Celebrates 10,000 Acres
     Conservancy has New Website

October 2011 Conservancy News

Inside this Issue:

     Agricultural Land Preservation Summit
     New Advancement Coordinator
     Clean Ohio Fund
     Conservancy Receives Scenic Ohio Award

July 2011 Conservancy News

Inside this Issue:

     Ottawa & Seneca County Land Protected
     Conservancy Elects Trustees, Officers
     10,000 Acres Photo Exhibit

April 2011 Conservancy News

Inside this Issue:

     10,000 Acres Milestone
     Did You Know
     10,000 Acres Photo Exhibit

March 2011 Conservancy News

Inside this Issue:

     Exciting 2010 Events
     10,000 Acres in Sight
     From the Executive Director's Desk
Land Trust Accreditation Commission



Walk, read & play this summer

Story Walk has come to northwest Ohio. Learn more about this fun family activity and be sure to visit a Story Walk this summer:

  • From Caterpillar to Butterfly - beginning July 11 at The 577 Foundation, 577 E. Front St., Perrysburg, Ohio (daily 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.)
  • A Seed is Sleepy - beginning July 18 at the Sugar Ridge Prairie, 4825 Sugar Ridge Rd., Pemberville, Ohio (daily 9:00 a.m. to dusk)





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