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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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Family Fishing Day

FREE event! Enjoy a free fishing day as part of the Department of Natural Resources Free Fishing Weekend, where fishing licenses are NOT required. Tackle tying and casting techniques will be offered for those first time fisher boys and girls.

Prizes will be awarded to kids 17 and under for the biggest fish caught in three age classes. Bait and a limited number of fishing poles are provided. Please bring your own fishing pole if you have one. Pre-registration is not required.

Crosswinds Marsh Preserve