We can use your help

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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Conservation at Work: Native Seed Planting

Metroparks Toledo is the conservation leader in Ohio–preserving, conserving, and restoring over 12,000 acres of natural areas. Join us in a journey to explore the conservation initiatives in progress in your Metroparks.

Interested in growing your own native plants, but don’t know where to start? Come learn how to seed flats with native seed at the Blue Creek Nursery and learn the next steps in the seed’s journey. Help the nursery in their conservation mission by starting plants that will produce seed for future restoration projects, and learn skills to take home to your own native gardens.

More information & registration here: https://web1.myvscloud.com/wbwsc/ohmetroparkstoledowt.wsc/iteminfo.html?Module=AR&FMID=14432421

Blue Creek Conservation Area