Past Events

  1. Oct 13, 2018, 8:30am - 12:00pm

    Please be sure to save the morning of Saturday, October 13, for a very special training opportunity. Marne Titchenell, Wildlife Program Specialist with Ohio State University Extension, will be sharing three fact-filled and enjoyable hours with you exploring birds, bugs and mammals in the woodland. Be ready to learn about songbirds, bats, woodpeckers, owls, flying squirrels, snakes and more!

  2. Sep 14, 2018 through Sep 16, 2018, 4:00pm - 12:00pm

  3. Sep 7, 2018, 9:00am - 4:00pm

    This year’s event delves into this term used to describe the planet’s biological diversity. Participants will explore the benefits and challenges of maintaining balance within local ecosystems and learn how to communicate biodiversity’s significance. Presentations will cover the Smithsonian’s BioCube project, tree pathogens, Odonata diversity, restoration success stories, and green burials.

  4. Aug 23, 2018, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

    A glacier is the reason why the rivers in Ashtabula County flow the way they do.  Join Dr. James K. Bissell, Curator of Botany and Director of Natural Areas, Cleveland Museum of Natural History, as he describes the impact of glaciers on Ashtabula County's landscape. Refreshments following.  All ages welcome. Open to the public. Cleveland Museum of Natural History Natural Areas

  5. Jul 21, 2018 (All day)

  6. Jul 14, 2018 (All day)

    The Wilderness Center in Wilmot Ohio is hosting a Summer Field Day July 14, 2018.   Build your natural history knowledge and interpretive skills. The day features a combination of field and classroom activities as well as networking lunch.  

  7. Jun 22, 2018 through Jun 24, 2018, 4:30pm - 10:00am

    Join for Ohio's biggest Odonata event where you can interact with many dragonfly and damselfly experts at once. Odo-Con-18 includes: expert guided field trips presentations chance to interact with Odonata enthusiasts from across Ohio All are encouraged to attend.  Registration required.  Your registration fee helps cover the Saturday evening dinner, membership in the Ohio Odonata Society and help bringing some of the out-of-state experts.

  8. Jun 10, 2018 (All day)

    Learn about challenges birds face in our changing climate and what scientific techniques can help us better understand how birds will respond to these challenges. You will find out about the latest research news from scientists and work-side-by-side with experts from across the country. Whether you are interested in learning how to band birds, prepare museum-quality specimens, record bird song and other natural sounds, or census breeding birds, this session will give you hands-on experience with many facets of bird science. Your efforts will contribute to citizen science projects.

  9. Jun 9, 2018, 7:30am - 4:00pm

    At the Edge: Protecting, Restoring, and Interpreting Ohio’s Unique Natural Areas Conference goals this year include:

  10. Jun 4, 2018 through Jun 7, 2018, 9:00am - 4:00pm

    Bees in Your Backyard: Spotting, Collecting and Identifying Ohio Bees June 4th, 5th, and 7th from 9am to 4pm Learn from bee expert Olivia Carril at one of three day-long native bee workshops. This year’s “Bee Tour” will focus on practical ID in the field, using cameras or phones to capture images, and citizen science for everyone. We’ll practice hands-on bee identification through microscopes and exploration in the field with Olivia and a team of biology experts.