Protecting and Preserving the Ohio River Corridor

Western Wildlife Corridor Upcoming Ev...

Western Wildlife Corridor Upcoming Events
  Here’s the calendar of scheduled events coming up this fall. Contact Tim Sisson for details: We hope you can join us for some of them.   Saturday, September 13, 9am to noon Trail repairs at Bender Mountain Leader, John Klein   Saturday, September 27, 9:30 and 10am. Hikes at Bender Mountain as part of the Great Outdoor We [...]

Remaining Events for 2014-Mark Your C...

Remaining Events for 2014-Mark Your Calendar
Western Wildlife Corridor project Place: Bender Mountain (meet at WWC sign on Bender) Date: Thursday, July 17 Time: 9:30am The weather Thursday will be just perfect for trail repair – right? The Eagle Scout trail has some winter damage that we need to fix, so we’re going to go at it then.  This will be strenuous, but if you would like to d [...]

Make a Note- Hike on June 18th at 9:3...

Make a Note- Hike on June 18th at 9:30 at Buckeye Trace
Western Wildlife Corridor hike Wednesday, June 18;  9:30am to about noon Buckeye Trace Preserve   Yes, we’re hiking on Wednesday this week. We’ll check out the work on the trail by the Eagle Scout candidate.  We might even cut some honeysuckle!   Buckeye Trace Preserve is located at 6446 Hillside Avenue in Sayler Park. The drivew [...]

Great news, Bender Mountain praised a...

Great news, Bender Mountain praised as best place in Cincinnati to view native wildflowers!
Read All About it! Local native plant expert, UC Professor Denis Conover wrote an article singing the praises of Western Wildlife Corridor’s Bender Mountain. “I’m doing my best to get the word out about invasive plants and the great work being done on Bender Mountain”. – Denis Conover ____________________________ [...]

Critters of the Corridor…

Critters of the Corridor…
Our President Tim Sisson reports on recent sightings: The fawn was spotted by our group at Whitetail Woods on Saturday. Thanks Tom for the great picture. I saw this raccoon near the ridge trail on Bender Mountain on Monday. There were two babies that were squalling in the brush. They were looking for Mom. When they saw me they rushed up and [...]

Winter Adventure Hike

Winter Adventure Hike
Western Wildlife Corridor Winter Adventure Hike. January 26, 2014. Enjoying native forest habitat Restored in cooperation with Delhi Township and Sisters of Charity Please feel free to share!

Nature Candid Camera

Nature Candid Camera
Our new nature candid camera at the Buckeye trace property caught this deer reacting to our camera like …well, a deer in the head lights..    

Wintry Scene from Atop Bender Trail

Wintry Scene from Atop Bender Trail
A sudden snow squall caught Tim Sisson and his hiking buddies unprepared recently.    

The Annual Holiday Party was a lot of...

The Annual Holiday Party was a lot of fun and we had the best turn out ever!
A lovely buffet, cocktails and the white elephant exchange all added to our Holiday cheer. President Tim Sisson updated the crowd on all the success this year in land procurement and announced upcoming events including the Wildflower Festival on April 11, 2014. All in all we had a very successful year preserving and protecting nature in the W [...]