Parks and Land

August 3, 2009

Learn About Raingardens and Help Install One

Community members can learn about raingardens and how to build one at two community meetings this August. Friday, August 7: First Friday Forum 6:30 pm potluck […]
July 29, 2009

Natural Area Restoration – Olentangy Greenway in Worthington

UPDATED: This Week Community News : High grass, wildflowers stir up Parklands neighbors. 7/30/09 http://www.thisweeknews.com/live/content/worthington/stories/2009/07/29/0730wograss_ln.html?sid=104 I had the educational experience of seeing civic government in action […]
July 6, 2009

Stimulus program: Delaware County couple hope that opening their property to others will inspire creativity

Stimulus program Delaware County couple hope that opening their property to others will inspire creativity Monday, July 6, 2009 3:32 AM By Jill Laster THE COLUMBUS […]
June 25, 2009

Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist Program in Licking County

SEE BROCHURE AT BOTTOM: From Kayla Hughes Program Assistant, Family Nutrition Program Ohio Certified Volunteer Naturalist Ohio State University Extension, Licking County: Training class for Ohio […]
June 22, 2009

OSU enlisting citizen-scientists statewide to count ladybugs

Meet the beetles OSU enlisting citizen-scientists statewide to count ladybugs Monday, June 22, 2009 3:11 AM By Steven Bushong THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH . Citizen-scientists across Ohio […]
June 13, 2009

Privately-owned Woodland Altars being logged after long debate

(Shared with permission by member Loraine McCosker) WOODLAND ALTARS an old forest’s last stand published by the Arc of Appalachia Preserve System photos were taken at […]
May 29, 2009

What happened at the meeting at Sen. Sherrod Brown’s Office?

Last month, Jenny Morgan, Alice Hohl and Mark Young (Ohio Parks and Recreation Assoc.) met with Sen. Sherrod Brown asking him to support and possibly co-sponsor […]
May 15, 2009

MORPC Update: Waterfire, Clean Air Awards, Farmers Markets and more

From MORPC: MORPC Center for Energy & Environment Update Thursday, May 14, 2009 Items of Interest: Riverfest On Tour Kick-Off! Friday, May 29, COSI, 5:00 p.m. […]
May 7, 2009

Leave No Child or Parent Inside at the Wilds Family Camp

June 19-21, July 3-5, July 17-19, July 31-August 2, August 14-16 Enjoy the experiences of WildeCamp summer camps at the Wilds with the whole family. Experience […]