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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.

To donate to the Oak Openings Habitat Protection and Restoration Fund, click here.

To donate to the Oak Openings Carbon Offset Fund, click here.

To make a general donation to the Green Ribbon Initiative, click on the donate button below. These funds will go to:


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Adult Learning Series: Oaks and their Pests

Enrich your knowledge of the natural and cultural history of our region through this weekly lecture series featuring an indoor presentation followed by
an optional, short naturalist led hike. Amy Stone, Agriculture and Natural Resources Educator with the Ohio State Extension, Lucas County, will speak on Oaks and their pests. The different species of Oak trees found in the Metroparks will be discussed along with some of the pests that affect them. Please Register

Oak Openings Preserve.