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to our Society website!

To promote the study, appreciation, and conservation of Ohio's native plants and plant communities.

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News of Interest

"... conservation improves water quality, promotes native plant growth, and encourages wildlife in the water and on land."

Gary Popotnik, The Wilderness Center

Concentrating on Conservation
  The Independent, 7 March 2015, by Christina McCune

  ✿ Community Watershed Conservation Partnership
  The Wilderness Center program & contact information

Join Today!!
Electronic subscription to
our quarterly publication On the Fringe
is a membership benefit.
  Bringing Awareness:
  ✿ Endangered-species program needs boost, The Dispatch,
       5 June 2015, letter to the editor by Robert McCance
  ✿ WEBSITE PAGES for your reading enjoyment:
       Virtual Archives 2000 - 2009 New!!
       Virtual Archives 1990 - 1999
       Virtual Archives 1983 - 1989

       New!! Field Notes post
       New!! Rooted in Geology
       Unlikely Ties between Geology and Wildflowers
  ✿ Gov't to spend $3.2 million to help monarch butterfly
  ✿ monarch migration News: November 2015
       updates, first-hand accounts, and much more!!
 ☑ Field Notes: Public Parks Deserve Our Support

  ONAPA VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES  ✿  help protect Ohio's Natural Legacy
In our On the Fringe
March issue:
BioCellar Rain Garden:
Inspired by Native Plant Society of Northeast Ohio Field Trips

by Jean Loria and Pebbles Bush
Take a look at our Newest website pages

 Unlikely Ties between Geology and Wildflowers
Rooted in Geology 2015-1

Virtual Archives 2000 - 2009
third decade of our Society's publications
Virtual Archives 1990 - 1999
second decade of our Society's publications
Virtual Archives 1983 - 1989
first decade of our Society's publications
.... more to come!!
Mr. Fred Losi, recipient of our 2014 Gentian Award
learn more about Fred Losi

     Fred's upcoming hike(s):
January 23, 2016 Woodlands of Bedford: winter forest