Mar 23, 2017
Steve Herminghausen, Lead Librarian at the Northwest Library, is leading a project in the Northwest Columbus area near the Northwest Library to educate and encourage residents and property owners along the Hard Road area to replant their properties with native plants, shrubs, and trees, and to practice sustainable methods in their yards. This area has been affected by a couple years of road widening construction.
Mar 22, 2017
Erin Shaw has been hosting the “Nature’s Corner” program through the cable TV station (Ch. 6) here in Lebanon for many years. Her 100th program will be recorded and aired March 27, 2017. Below is a note from Joe Hackman, the Production Manager at Channel 6. Joe’s note was addressed to the City Manager of Lebanon as well as to the Deputy City Manager.
Mar 22, 2017
Ohio 4-H Special Needs Camp is planned for July 7th-9th, 2017 at Canter’s Cave 4-H Camp! This event targets youth ages 8-19 who have needs that cannot be accommodated for at traditional 4-H Camps. Ohio 4-H Special Needs Camp is designed with individual youth in mind and is tailored to their needs. It gives youth a chance to try new things in a safe environment while building relationships.
Mar 16, 2017
The Wilds has a number of different types of service needs. Some are for special events.
More specialized needs:
Volunteer naturalists needed to assist in research and restoration at the Wilds! We have needs in a variety of topics, including: herbarium plant collection, prairie seed collection, native plant gardening, and butterfly surveys.
CONTACT: Rebecca Swab at firstname.lastname@example.org
Feb 10, 2017
The SPOTD turtle conservation internship program is designed to provide hands-on field experience.
The Splash Fund of the Greater Cleveland Aquarium works in collaboration with The Cleveland Museum of Natural History and Wild4Ever for field work as part of the Spotted Turtle Headstarting, Augmentation, and Repatriation Program for Northeast Ohio.
Jan 26, 2017
My name is Lindsay Glasner. I am the Outreach Coordinator at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology BirdSleuth K-12 Education Program. The BirdSleuth team is partnering with Pennington Wild Bird. We’re aiming to distribute window bird feeders to 10,000 teachers across the nation. I’m reaching out to you in the hopes you can help us distribute these free bird feeders to educators.
Nov 16, 2016
Sam Sapp has been an OCVN with the Cuyahoga Valley Chapter since 2010. Upon retiring in 2009, he started taking lessons playing the mountain dulcimer. At that time he was volunteering with Summit Metro Parks leading adults and school groups on nature hikes.
May 5, 2016
It is an exciting time at the Licking Park District!
We have a lot of programs and projects we are planning for 2016 and beyond. Of course, volunteer participation will be crucial to the success of these projects. Please look over the upcoming programs and contact Anne Balogh at email@example.com or 740-587-2535 to get involved.
Jun 21, 2015
Wild Ohio Presents - https://vimeo.com/130865975
Ohio's Reintroduced Species
Ohio's wildlife diversity is its badge of honor. In this seven and a half minute video, you will see the success of some recent reintroductions of wildlife to Ohio. The introduction of the invasive Emerald Ash Borer and the Lazarus Wall Lizard will also be discussed.
Jun 17, 2015
WATCH: Rare Shark Feeding Frenzy in North Carolina
Jun 16, 2015; 10:20 AM ET Check out this footage taken in October of 2014 of a shark feeding frenzy at Cape Lookout National Seashore. The presence of these sharks and large schools of fish is actually a sign of a very healthy ecosystem.