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Join the Stewardship Crew – Gilson-Peterson Forest Natural Area

Work outdoors! Meet fellow land enthusiasts while you provide an important community service.  Join us for a stewardship workday on one of the land Trust’s nature preserves or natural areas. Volunteers help steward DCLT properties by assisting with a variety of projects and tasks. These projects include tree trimming on trails, trail maintenance, invasive species…

Creation of a Nature Preserve: Farm, Frogs and Forests

Oak Road Nature Preserve 6391 Oak Road, Egg Harbor, United States

Spring is the perfect time to explore the unique wetlands on the 155-acre Oak Road Nature Preserve. Discover the rich cultural and natural history of this area and the story of how the Door County Land Trust became involved to protect the diversity of amphibians, waterfowl, and migratory birds this habitat supports through a partnership…

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Join the Stewardship Crew – Sturgeon Bay Ship Canal Nature Preserve

Sturgeon Bay Ship Canal Nature Preserve (5200 Lake Ln.) 5200 Lake Ln, Sturgeon Bay, United States

Work outdoors! Meet fellow land enthusiasts while you provide an important community service.  Join us for a stewardship workday on one of the land Trust’s nature preserves or natural areas. Volunteers help steward DCLT properties by assisting with a variety of projects and tasks. These projects include tree trimming on trails, trail maintenance, invasive species…

Discover Oak Bluff Natural Area: A New DCLT Protected Place

Discover the Land Trust’s newest natural area in southern Door, the 118-acre Oak Bluff Natural Area whose 150’ Niagara Escarpment bluffs tower over 1700 feet of undeveloped Green Bay shoreline. This beautiful property hosts an old growth forest of red and white oak, sugar maple, white and red pine, hemlock, and American beech and provides…

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Aquatic Creatures Discovery

Heins Creek Nature Preserve 7112 Highway 57, Baileys Harbor, United States

Join us for a citizen science adventure at the Door County Land Trust's Heins Creek Nature Preserve as we enter the creek and search for aquatic creatures. Heins Creek drains out of Kangaroo Lake into Lake Michigan and is home to a host of species including salmon, trout, northern pike, frogs, salamanders, Belted Kingfishers, ducks,…

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Washington Island Protected Lands Open House

Washington Island Washington island, WI, United States

Come explore our beautiful protected lands on Washington Island through a series of naturalist guided walks. Choose one preserve to hike in the morning, and another in the afternoon. With over 800-acres of protected lands on the island, this year’s open house will feature: Domer-Neff Bird Sanctuary led by Jesse Koyen, Sigwald Jacobsen Natural Area…

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Creation of a Nature Preserve: Bayshore Blufflands

Bay Shore Blufflands Nature Preserve 5454 Bay Shore Dr, Egg Harbor, United States

Discover the exciting story of how the Door County Land Trust, The Nature Conservancy, and the Bayshore Blufflands Property Owners Association made the impossible - possible! The discovery of state threatened orchids and federally endangered relict snails along the Niagara Escarpment led to the Land Trust’s purchase of this 180-acre property slated for a 74-unit…

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Creation of a Nature Preserve: Bayshore Blufflands

Bay Shore Blufflands Nature Preserve 5454 Bay Shore Dr, Egg Harbor, United States

Discover the exciting story of how the Door County Land Trust, The Nature Conservancy, and the Bayshore Blufflands Property Owners Association made the impossible - possible! The discovery of state threatened orchids and federally endangered relict snails along the Niagara Escarpment led to the Land Trust’s purchase of this 180-acre property slated for a 74-unit…

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Join the Stewardship Crew – Heins Creek Nature Preserve

Heins Creek Nature Preserve 7112 Highway 57, Baileys Harbor, United States

Work outdoors! Meet fellow land enthusiasts while you provide an important community service.  Join us for a stewardship workday on one of the land Trust’s nature preserves or natural areas. Volunteers help steward DCLT properties by assisting with a variety of projects and tasks. These projects include tree trimming on trails, trail maintenance, invasive species…

A Conservation Easement Experience in Southern Door

Schmidtke Conservation Easement Property WI, United States

Come discover one of the Door County Land Trust’s newest conservation easement properties in Southern Door - the 20-acre Schmidtke Conservation Easement.  In 2019, bothers Erich and Peter Schmidtke protected their beautiful 20-acre property from future development. Near the Gardner Swamp State Wildlife Area and less than 325 feet from the shores of Green Bay, their…

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