Protecting and Preserving the Ohio River Corridor

Help Wanted: Administrative Coordinat...

Help Wanted: Administrative Coordinator
The Western Wildlife Corridor is growing! We’re excited to announce that with the next phase of our growth, we will be hiring of an Administrative Coordinator to help us fulfill our mission. This part-time, paid position will report to the President of the Board of Trustees with the support of the Supervisory Committee. For more [...]

WWC Response to Proposed Transloading...

WWC Response to Proposed Transloading Facility on River Road
Earlier this month (March 2019), the Western Wildlife Corridor submitted a letter to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as a formal response to an application for a new truck-to-barge transloading facility proposed by POET Nutrition, Inc. of Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The Transloading Facility is proposed for 6095 River Road, a 27-acre vacant [...]

National Wildlife Federation Honors C...

National Wildlife Federation Honors Cincinnati as a Top 10 City for Wildlife
Hi folks,We’re thrilled to share the news that the National Wildlife Federation honored our fair city, Cincinnati, as one of America’s Top 10 cities for wildlife! Here’s a description of the program from the announcement: “The National Wildlife Federation’s Urban Wildlife Program ranked America’s 100 largest cities based [...]

Sign Up for the 15th Annual Flower-a-...

Sign Up for the 15th Annual Flower-a-thon!
Saturday, April 27, 2019  We hope you will join us for a full or a half day! The 15th Annual Flower-a-Thon is a quest in search of the beautiful wildflowers throughout the Western Wildlife Corridor. It’s a day of hiking the beautiful forested hillsides of the Ohio River Valley. You can join hikes led by experienced wil [...]



2018 event summary!

2018 event summary!
Hello WWC Members! I thought it would be neat to take a moment to reflect on the many events that Western Wildlife Corridor held in 2018. First, by my count we completed a full dozen Saturday morning habitat restoration work events during 2018. And this is not counting our weekly mid-week hikes, or individual or small-team efforts to combat i [...]

Adventure Hikes on Bender Mountain

Adventure Hikes on Bender Mountain
Saturday, September 29,  2018 — 9:30 am and 10 am As part of the annual Great Outdoor Weekend in the Greater Cincinnati Region, Western Wildlife Corridor is hosting two hikes at Bender Mountain – strenuous and moderate. The strenuous hike will start at 9:30 am with a climb through a beautiful forest on our Eagle Scout Trail. At the top [...]

2018 Flower-a-thon!

2018 Flower-a-thon!
The focus of WWC’s annual spring wildflower event is education and fun. This year’s event on Saturday, April 28, continues with last year’s features and adds something new to make it even more enjoyable. Start time is 9 am with breakfast at the Kirby Nature Center, and 1 pm at the gravel lot on Bender Road.  When we head out into the preserv [...]

Western Wildlife Corridor 2017 Holida...

Western Wildlife Corridor 2017 Holiday Party
Hello Western Wildlife Corridor members!  2017 has been a year of fantastic accomplishment for the Western Wildlife Corridor. Please join us on Tuesday, December 12, 2017 for a holiday party at our Kirby Nature Center!  Food and drinks will be served. Conversation and appetizers will start at 6:00pm, and a casual dinner will start at 6:30pm. [...]