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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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Oak Openings Landowner Registry

The Registry Program, instituted by TNC in 1996, is maintained by a coalition of conservation partners in the Green Ribbon Initiative (GRI). It serves as a way to recognize, encourage, and assist all types of landowners in the Oak Openings to maintain and improve these habitats for the plants and animals found in the region. Read more…

Register Here for the March 25th, 7pm  ‘Living in the Oak Openings’ Workshop.

Your Yard Can Make a Difference

Landowner’s Guide

Limited print quantities are available as well.   If you would like a hard copy, please contact us.



Learn what easements are and how you can use them to protect the Oak Openings.

Landowner Newsletters

Proud to Live in the Oak Openings sign

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