Place: Bender Mountain
Date: Saturday, September 13
Western Wildlife Corridor has built several new trails on Bender Mountain over the last couple of years. We will have a dedication for these along with two hikes during the Great Outdoor Weekend on September 27. This coming Saturday we’re having a big project to make any needed [...]
Western Wildlife Corridor monitoring hike
Place: Delshire Preserve
Date: Wednesday, September 3
We haven’t been to the Delshire Preserve for quite a while, so I thought it would be good to drop by to see how it’s doing. One thing we will probably have to do is to clear weeds from the path to get ready for the hike on October 26 ( [...]
Save the Date!
Saturday, September 27, 9:30 am and 10 am -
As part of the Great Outdoor Weekend, The Western Wildlife Corridor is hosting two hikes at our beautiful Bender Mountain Preserve. One hike will be led by Dr. Denis Conover, a Professor of Biology at University of Cincinnati. Denis has declared Bender Mountain trails to be “the best [...]
In this edition:
Our president Tim Sisson highlights what local experts have to say in praise of our Bender Mountain Preserves. Our dedicated work for eradication of non native plants allowed native wildflowers to flourish.
Find out about our upcoming events and hikes and much more: http://westernwildlifecorridor.org/?page_id=7
We will meet at the west Sisters of Charity parking lot @ 9am and work to about 11:30. To get there, take the entrance into the Sisters of Charity “mother house” off Delhi Pike (way at the end – almost to the barrier at the end of Delhi Pike). Go west past the front of the buildings until you get to a parking lot.
This will be a chance t [...]
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Western Wildlife Corridor project
Place: Bender Mountain – meet at sign
Date: Wednesday, August 13
Western Wildlife Corridor is extending the Bender Valley trail on Bender Mountain so that it ends closer to Hillside Avenue. Wednesday we’ll work a bit more on the construction of this trail. There will also be a chance [...]
The photo (left) shows an example of how WWC, through tenaciously weeding out non-native invasive plants, has restored our local woodland with native plants like larkspur seen blooming again on Bender Mountain Trail.
Below is the text of the story about non native invasive plants from yesterdays channel 12 news … Great job Tim and Deni [...]
Did you see the WWC story on channel 12 news today?Dr. Denis Conover (UC biologist) and Tim Sisson (WWC President) spoke to reporter Josh Knight about the negative impact non-native species have in our area. Highlighted was the great work WWC is doing to eradicate non natives like honeysuckle and garlic mustard to re-establish native wildflow [...]