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November 8th, 2017

Adopt-A-Natural Area

Posted by: Ashlee Decker

Last October over 60 students and faculty from Lourdes University joined Olander Park staff at Sylvan Prairie Park to kick off the Green Ribbon Initiative’s Adopt-A-Natural-Area (AANA) program.  With shovels, gloves, trowels, and bags in hand the students started work…

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November 8th, 2017

Oak Openings Region Conservancy Creature Feature

Posted by: Ashlee Decker

By Michelle Grigore, Published in the November Issue of Oak Openings Region Conservancy, “Sand Tracks”, A Green Ribbon Initiative Partner For as many decades as I’ve spent in our local forests, there is one critter that I’ve seen only once…

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October 10th, 2017

Ohio’s First Pollinator Education Center

Posted by: Ashlee Decker

Recognizing the importance of pollinators, the Ohio Department of Transportation has partnered with several local organizations to create Ohio’s first Pollinator Habitat Education Center located off the I-75 Bowling Green exit.  As motorists pull in they will pass a natural…

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October 10th, 2017

Pipeline Updates

Posted by: Ashlee Decker

Kinder Morgan Utopia Pipeline Project • The Utopia Pipeline Project is still progressing, albeit slowly. Kinder Morgan initially took the position that they automatically qualified for eminent domain. That was challenged and the pipeline was held up as a result…

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