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:


Donate via PayPal

The Adventure of Orchid Hunting

Recognized as the world’s top expert on the native orchids of the Oak Openings (there is no other!), Eric Durbin will lead a virtual orchid hunting expedition to the darkest reaches of the Maumee State Forest and the wildest corners of the Toledo Metroparks! Please join him for the first program of the new year at our new Toledo Naturalist location and new day of the week.

Wildwood Preserve