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#10Trail Challenge

It's time for the #10Trail Challenge! Find out how it works, check out this year’s trails, and sign up for the #10Trail Challenge TODAY!

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June 16, 2020: Update on Office Operations

As Michigan enters Phase 4 of the Governor's re-opening plan and restrictions begin to loosen, here's an update on operations...

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2019 Annual Report is Online

The Annual Report will be online only this year, and is ready to be viewed now!

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Take a Survey-->Protect the Land

Take the Land Conservation Community Survey. We're setting priorities for our long-term Land Conservation Plan, and we need your feedback.

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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