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Help Us Protect Turtle Creek

We are working to protect a 12-acre woodland in New Buffalo next to the elementary school. Find out how you can help...

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Tickets are on sale now for the Seventh Annual Barn Benefit, Saturday, September 17

Tickets for Chikaming Open Lands' Seventh Annual Barn Benefit are on sale now! Click through to purchase yours online!

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The Mighty Acorns Program Launches this Fall

We are so pleased to be partnering with River Valley Elementary School to launch this wonderful new environmental education program!

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Executive Director Position Available

Chikaming Open Lands is seeking a new Executive Director.

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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