OTHER EVENTS IN OHIO
Black Swamp Conservancy
Bell Woods Walk
January 20, 2018
Black Swamp Conservancy's first walk in the woods in 2018 is scheduled at their headquarters, Bell Woods, in Pemberville. This walk will be led by Stewardship Specialist Melanie Coulter. We’ll conclude with hot chocolate and s’mores around a campfire at the Homestead.
Directions: 4825 Sugar Ridge Road, Pemberville, OH.
Winter Snow – Creative Ways to Teach STEM
EECO Winter CONFERENCE
February 2 & 3, 2018
1077 Hanover Twp. Rd. 2916,
Vernal Pool Life in the Dead of Winter
Presented by Ray Stewart, Ohio Wetlands Association
A presentation of vernal pool ecology and macroinvertebrate diversity to explore the nature of this vibrant ecosystem that contrasts with the deep dormancy in the surrounding forest. If conditions allow and access is permitted, we can venture out to a vernal pool and see what activity there is, even beneath the ice. Alternatively, samples could be brought indoors to an aquarium.
Conference details and registration HERE.
Amphibian and Reptile Conference
March 20, 2018
2201 Fred Taylor Dr.
Details coming soon
Arc of Appalachia 2018 Wildflower Pilgrimage
Spring comes to Ohio’s forests and vernal pools!
Special 2018 Theme: “Flowers & “Phibs!”
With Pennsylvania Photographer & Author Doug Wechsler
In addition to floral destinations, special guided trips will be also taken to witness the burgeoning of amphibian life in Ohio’s wetlands Co-Sponsored with the Ohio Wetlands Association.
April 13 – 15, 2018, Friday Evening – Sunday Afternoon
OR register for a Special Photography Workshop with Tom Croce
Both events: concurrent, shared meals, held at the Highlands Nature Sanctuary
$140/person for the Pilgrimage; $190/person for Photography Workshop
For details and registration click HERE.