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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 OffsetĀ Fund, click here.

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Forum on Local Natural History and Research

Metroparks is proud to partner with Toledo Public Schools to present this update at Roger’s High School on natural history and recent research of north west Ohio’s rich natural communities, such as the Oak Openings, Maumee River, and Lake Erie Marshlands. Enjoy presentations, posters, and dialogue about rare plants, insects, birds, amphibians, ecology, water quality, geology, and other topics. Presentations begin at 9:30 a.m. The keynote is just before lunch. Program fee includes materials, lunch, courtesy parking, and refreshments. For more information, call 419-407-9701. For vegetarian lunch option, please make note at time of reservation. Reservations required.

Roger's High School