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Metroparks Board To Meet October 22
 

The Metroparks Board of Park Commissioners will hold its monthly meeting at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, October 22, in the Roche de Bout shelter at ... (more)

 
Treatment Planned To Save Oak Trees At Wildwood
Treatment Planned To Save Oak Trees At Wildwood 
 

Oak Wilt Deadly To Most Oak Trees

Wildwood Preserve was recently surveyed and numerous oak trees are infected with the ... (more)

 
This Week At Metroparks
This Week At Metroparks
 

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Former Toledo Jail In Whitehouse To Be Demolished
Former Toledo Jail In Whitehouse To Be Demolished
 

Land Once Known As The ‘Workhouse’ Has Many Uses Today

A building that once housed prisoners at the former ... (more)

 
Director Of Park Programming Profile
 

Metroparks has an opening for Director of Public Programming.  Click on the document above to open the position profile.  Applications ... (more)

 
Gary Bryan Wins Great Park Search Grand Prize
Gary Bryan Wins Great Park Search Grand Prize
 

Thank you to everyone who participated in this year's Great Park Search. Participation was up this year, with 3,780 codewords found and entered on ... (more)

 
2014 Deer Management Program Lottery Drawing
2014 Deer Management Program Lottery Drawing
 
 
Ground-nesting Birds: Please Do Not Disturb
Ground-nesting Birds: Please Do Not Disturb
 

Lark sparrow on nest at Oak Openings. Photo by Bob Jacksy.

May-June Is Nesting Time

This time of year, ... (more)

 
Why Staying On Marked Trails Is Important
Why Staying On Marked Trails Is Important
 

Click the photo above, then see the next image for a map of the area where park rangers are trying to discourage visitors from using an ... (more)

 
Metroparks Will Mow At Battlefield This Winter
 

December, 2013 - Metroparks will be mowing part of the Fallen Timbers Battlefield property near the I-475-US24 intersection this winter in ... (more)

 
Metroparks Earns Auditor Of State Award
 

A recent financial audit of Metroparks of the Toledo Area by Auditor of State Dave Yost’s office has returned a clean audit report and the ... (more)

 
Ranger Honored For Life-saving Response
Ranger Honored For Life-saving Response
 

Photo above: Ranger Paul Black and Chief Joseph Fausnaugh listen as Metroparks Board President Scott Savage speaks. Second photo: Ranger ... (more)

 
The Manor House Goes Onstage At Toledo Ballet
The Manor House Goes Onstage At Toledo Ballet
 

Image: Thomas C. Umfrid, Set Designer.

Nutcracker Act I Set Mirrors Manor House

In celebration of its ... (more)

 
Metroparks Re-accredited By National Commission
Metroparks Re-accredited By National Commission
 

Metroparks of the Toledo Area has been recertified by the Commission for Accreditation of Park and Recreation Agencies, making it one of a select ... (more)

 
Commuter Special Use Trail Permits Available
Commuter Special Use Trail Permits Available
 

Regional trails are used for commuting as well as recreationn, fitness and enjoying nature. Because trail hours are the same as the ... (more)

 
Prairies Being Restored At Wildwood Preserve
Prairies Being Restored At Wildwood Preserve
 

(Photo: Restored prairie at Oak Openings Preserve. Photo by Art Weber.)

Work To Begin With Winter ... (more)

 
11.6-mile Corridor Purchased for Future Westside Trail in Toledo
11.6-mile Corridor Purchased for Future Westside Trail in Toledo
 

Photo: U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur discusses the corridor project while Toledo Mayor Mike Bell and students from Beverly Elementary School look on. ... (more)

 
Please...Don't Feed The Animals In The Metroparks
Please...Don't Feed The Animals In The Metroparks
 

No person, without specific, written permission from the Director or his designee, shall distribute, leave or provide any kind of food ... (more)

 
 
 
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