Past Events

  1. Jun 5, 2021, 10:00am - 4:00pm

    New this year, on June 5, we will offer the first Homegrown Habitat Yard Tour. We will feature 14 properties in various habitats and stages that are in the process of becoming living landscapes full of native plants, located from Cincinnati to Dayton.

  2. Jun 1, 2021 through Jul 15, 2021, 3:00pm - 5:00pm

    Zoom Course

  3. May 21, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Blue Jays are vital seed dispersers for oaks and other nut-bearing trees, ultimately shaping the distribution and composition of eastern forests. Join the School of Environment and Natural Resources Jay Wright as he further explores this relationship between oak masting cycles and blue jay survival. ISA and SAF continuing education credits are available for this webinar.

  4. May 14, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm

    This virtual workshop has two parts – the first will explore the role that our woodlands can have in enhancing our physical and mental health and the second will provide an introduction to the landscape ecology of southeast Ohio.  We hope you can join us as we explore the ecological “zip codes” of southeast Ohio and how we all fit in.  

  5. May 7, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Join SENR faculty member Roger Williams, who will explore the role of forest in the carbon cycle, how they sequester carbon, how forest management affects sequestration and the types of forest related activities that may qualify for carbon credit projects. Joining the webinar for the Q&A session will be AEDE's Brent Sohngen and SENR's Sayeed Mehmood.  Join us for this important conversation.

  6. Apr 21, 2021, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

    Join Dr. Doug Tallamy, Rebecca Spach (Director of Vegetation Management, FirstEnergy), Dr. Gabe Karns (School of Environment and Natural Resources), and Jane Breckinridge (Director, Euchee Butterfly Farm, an enrolled citizen of the Muscogee (Creek) Nation) live to answer questions and create a plan for restoring the monarch!

  7. Apr 9, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Our April 9th program will focus on Migratory Birds. Featured speakers include Matthew Shumar (Program Coordinator, Ohio Bird Conservation Initiative, The Ohio State University SENR), Stephen Matthews (Associate Professor, The Ohio State University SENR) and Brad Perkins (Executive Director, Ohio Forestry Association).  Spring has arrived and we are excited to announce the 2021 program agenda for A DAY in the WOODS.

  8. Mar 12, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Registration is now open for “Native Trees and Shrubs for Wildlife” offered by A DAY in the WOODS on March 12 via zoom webinar.  This program will feature Ryan Boyer (District Biologist for IN, MI, OH; National Wild Turkey Federation), Marne Titchenell (Wildlife Program Specialist, OSU Extension), and Dave Apsley (Natural Resources Specialist, OSU Extension).

  9. Mar 6, 2021 (All day)

    2021 Virtual OBS Conference - Watch Now!  They are up.  March 6, 2021 Due to COVID-19 this year, the OBS Annual Conference is entirely virtual! You can watch the presentations below on this year’s theme: Back to the Basics.  This year’s wonderful logo was created by Anna Rose.

  10. Mar 5, 2021, 10:00am - 12:00pm

    Registration is now open for the 2021 Ohio Wildlife Diversity conference. The virtual conference will be held March 5 from 10am – 12pm free of charge. Two new field guides will be unveiled – Freshwater Snails of Ohio and Millipedes of Ohio.