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Tax deductible contributions to the Green Ribbon Initiative will be used to support education and stewardship work in the Oak Openings Region.  Some examples of that work include:

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Working to preserve, enhance &

restore the Oak Openings Region.

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Help us protect the globally rare Oak Openings

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The Ohio Prairie Association Conference is coming to the region.

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Upcoming Events

Ohio Prairie Association Annual Conference- Sept 13-14th

The Ohio Prairie Association annual conference will be held at Secor Metropark in the newly renovated National Center for Nature Photography and Oak Openings Gateway. This year’s theme will focus on the importance of pollinators and making connections with an…

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SMLC has a new Nature Preserve in the Sibley Prairie Complex!

Posted by: Lindsey Reinarz on August 25th, 2014

Located in the Sibley Prairie, this fantastic 39 acre preserve is comprised of forested wetlands and lakeplain prairie remnants. The property will be added to SMLC’s Sibley Prairie Nature Preserve. SMLC and other conservation organizations such as the Ohio Chapter of…

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