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Tickets are on sale now for the Eighth Annual Barn Benefit!

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Bat Night Hike

Join COL and Senior Wildlife Biologist Jeremy Sheets on a night hike as we explore the world of bats!

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Chikaming Open Lands acquires a new nature preserve

The Merritt Family Preserve, 35 acres of forest and wetland in Chikaming Township, was dedicated on August 19 at 3:00 p.m.

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2016 Annual Report available now!

See it online, along with the online listing of honoraria and memorial donors.

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Chikaming Open Lands is the local land conservancy dedicated to preserving the open spaces and natural rural character of southwest Berrien County.

We protect and restore native plant and animal habitat in the area, improve water quality in our rivers, streams and in Lake Michigan, and permanently preserve ecologically significant forests, prairies and wetlands, as well as prime farmland and other open spaces in this community