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Acres Land Trust

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January 2018

ACRES Creek Stomp—3rd winter edition

January 27 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Hathaway Preserve at Ross Run, www.acreslandtrust.org
Portland, IN 47371 United States
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Free

Winter Creek Stomp is back! Explore one of ACRES' premiere properties, a unique place and regional gem, from the creek. The creek is closed the rest of the year for its protection. Creek Stomps are your exclusive opportunity to see it up close. Check out amazing images from past Winter Creek Stomps: acreslandtrust.org/?s=creek+stomp This creek and its surrounding 65 foot gorge is active all year, revealing a whole new batch of discoveries during the winter months: 20 foot icicles, frozen…

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February 2018

World Wetlands Day Hike

February 2 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Mengerson Nature Preserve, 5895 Stellhorn Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46815 United States
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Part of a community-wide celebration of wetlands with conservation partners like IPFW and Little River Wetlands Project. How do wetlands help urban areas? This place tells a muddy tale of collecting rainwater and surface drainage for a large city neighborhood. Mengerson’s giant beech and maple trees will catch your eye–and you’ll love exploring the incredible value this place offers.

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Share the Trails with ACRES

February 3 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
ACRES Along the Wabash, 182 SE SR 116
Bluffton, 46714
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Explore this popular preserve’s trail along the Wabash River, on bluffs with sycamore, sugar and black maple and red elms. Share the Trails hikes are fun ways to explore the preserves socially. These treks are free to the public, donations are encouraged. You can find out about the benefits of being an ACRES member and join on this hike. Gather friends and family and join ACRES volunteers as they show off the places they love to help protect—for good. More…

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In the Watershed walk & talk with local author Ryan Schnurr

February 18 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free

Meet and walk the trails with "In the Watershed | A Journey Down the Maumee River" author Ryan Schnurr. Talk with Schnurr about his adventure down the Maumee River while exploring trails on bluffs 30 feet over the river. History, culture, and ecology—the river tells an epic tale of our region, stories mirrored in this preserve’s land use history.

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Lay of the Land Discussion

February 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tom & Jane Dustin Nature Preserve-Acres Land Trust, 1802 Chapman Road
Huntertown, IN 46748 United States
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Share your thoughts and questions with others who also think a lot about land, conservation, and the act of protecting the places we love. This is a great opportunity to get answers to your questions beginning “I’ve always wondered how ACRES…” Spirited conversation about land among like-minded and diverse folks while sitting around a roaring fireplace—what’s not to love? Presented by Jason Kissel

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