Request for Proposals: Huddle Floodplain

The Black Swamp Conservancy (the “Conservancy”) is seeking proposals for a design-build wetland and riparian woods restoration project in northwest Ohio, funded by Ohio DNR with H2Ohio funds.  The project […]

Taking Leadership National

Rob Krain, executive director of the Black Swamp Conservancy, has been appointed to a four-year term on the National Conservation Defense Advisory Council of the Land Trust Alliance. His term […]

Welcome Freya and the Field Crew

As the number of acres protected by the Black Swamp Conservancy grows, so does our responsibility to our partner landowners and to the environment. This summer, the Conservancy will surpass […]

Request for Proposals: Wolf Creek Restoration Project

The Black Swamp Conservancy (the “Conservancy”) is seeking proposals for a design-build wetland, stream, riparian woods and meadow restoration project in northwest Ohio, funded by Ohio DNR with H2Ohio funds. The […]

A 7 Project Update

This spring and summer, we’re putting final touches on four landscape-scale restoration projects and beginning three new ones. The four projects nearing completion are St. Joseph River Farm & Floodplain […]

Rare Coastal Wetland to be Preserved

Exploring the newest and largest Conservancy project, it’s easy to imagine Ohio’s first residents enjoying this pristine and beautiful region. A narrow, sandy beach on Lake Erie’s coastline extends as […]

A Place for People to Enjoy Nature

The Dr. Robert L. Nehls Memorial Nature Preserve on Catawba Island is well on its way to becoming a new, special resource for nature lovers. The 40-acre lakeshore property on […]

Nature Hike with Melanie

Join us on Sunday, June 27th at 2pm at the St. Joseph River Confluence Preserve for a nature hike with Melanie Coulter, Conservation Manager for Black Swamp Conservancy. Located where […]