With your support, Black Swamp Conservancy can continue to clean up our rivers, streams and Lake Erie to
ensure that everyone has clean water to drink, paddle and play in.

Paddle & Groove

We’ve got a great new way for you to enjoy a summer evening in Toledo – Black Swamp Conservancy is launching a new concert series on the Maumee River!


The mission of Black Swamp Conservancy is to preserve and enhance natural habitats and family farms
in northwest Ohio for the benefit of current and future generations.



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Upcoming Events

June 2024
Jun 27
27 June 2024
Dr. Robert L. Nehls Memorial Nature Preserve, 4400 Muggy Road
Port Clinton, OH 43452 United States

Take a stroll in the sunny prairie and read a fun story at the same time! At Dr. Robert L. Nehls Memorial Nature Preserve is The Hike, written and illustrated by Alison Farrell.

July 2024
Jul 24
24 July 2024

Black Swamp Conservancy's new summer concert series on the Maumee River will kick off with Shamarr Allen & The Underdawgs bringing a little NOLA flavor to Toledo.

Jul 27
27 July 2024
Forrest Woods Nature Preserve North Parking Lot, 17750 C-73
Cecil, OH 45821 United States

Help our crew cut and remove invasive broadleaf plants, including teasel and thistle, to control seed dispersal in our restoration fields.

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