Parks and Land

December 19, 2010

Metro Parks awaits budget pinch

District to tuck away $3.3M until 2011 state funds clear up Wednesday, December 8, 2010 02:52 AM By Mark Ferenchik THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH Metro Parks officials […]
November 18, 2010

ODNR Dedicates New State Forest, Wildlife Area

Gov. Ted Strickland and Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Director Sean Logan Wednesday opened Ohio’s newest state forest, the 12,089-acre Vinton Furnace Sta te Experimental Forest, […]
October 18, 2010

“The kids love to touch,” Tuffey said. “They love to touch the bugs. They love to touch the fish.”

St. Mary’s fourth-graders watch EPA work with river Saturday, October 9, 2010 06:39 PM By MICHAEL J. MAURER ThisWeek Community Newspapers Fourth-grade students from St. Mary’s […]
October 8, 2010

Ohio Wildlife Center events

Just a quick update on what’s going on at OWC for the next couple of months. Any help publicizing would be great!! September 12, 2:00 p.m., […]
June 8, 2010

Family Creeking at Sharon Woods Sunday 6/13

Family Creeking Sunday, June 13, 2010 2:00PM Sharon Woods Metro Park Take a 1-mile roundtrip hike to Spring Creek and venture into the cool waters to […]
January 7, 2010

Announcement: Brown Bag Lunch Meeting (LNCI) in Central Ohio Jan. 19 at noon

The Leave No Child INSIDE Central Ohio Collaborative invites you to a meeting! Please come and hear updates from all the teams that formed last fall! […]
December 24, 2009

From MORPC: New Reynoldsburg program helps kids walk/bike to school

Check out the article below. Reynoldsburg’s failed levy meant no buses for many students in the district. See how they are turning that into a positive: […]
December 9, 2009

MORPC wants your input on regional plan

It covers zoning, bikeways, transportation, walkability and more. Please participate. Take the Shape the Future of Central Ohio survey! It takes 10 minutes. It’s fast and […]
December 8, 2009

Project Learning Tree training now available in an online professional development course

Miami University now offers online professional development for teachers, including access to Project Learning Tree training. Check out