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ACRES Land Trust preserves natural areas in the northeast Indiana, northwest ohio, and southern Michigan. More than 6,100 acres have been preserved and they offer more than 78 nature preserves open to the public.
Visit ACRES new website for more information:
"Our mission is to enhance the
quality of life in Fort Wayne by providing positive opportunities for leisure time and by being stewards of our park lands, facilities, public trees, and other resources entrusted to our
The Fort Wayne Park & Recreation Department has been accredited since October, 2004"
"Providing a natural sanctuary for northern Indiana's plants and animals
Providing environmental education for people of all ages
Providing a setting for re-creating opportunities that benefit the human body and spirit while not exploiting the land or excessively disturbing its ecosystems"
"Plants native to northeastern Indiana for your landscape and gardens, and for the birds, butterflies and pollinators."
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"The purpose of Save Maumee Grassroots Organization is to preserve, protect and improve the ecosystems of the Upper Maumee River and watershed by increasing public awareness through advocacy, collaboration, education and hands-on projects. The organization operates as a charitable, nonprofit organization and is recognized as a 501 (c)(3) by the IRS. Our work since 2005 has been supported by memberships and 100% volunteer efforts.” (Save Maumee website)