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Enjoy hiking, bird watching, cross-country skiing and fishing while you explore land in various stages of ecological restoration.

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Our programs bring learning to life as students use their observational skills and senses to discover the wonder of nature.

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For decades Indian Creek Nature Center has led the area in sustainable building and operations practices.

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Latest from the Blog

Record attendance in beekeeping class mirrors rising interest in pollinators

January 30, 2016 Enrollment in Indian Creek Nature Center’s annual beekeeping class tripled its typical enrollment – there are nearly 75 participants registered for 2016, versus 25 in previous years. “The increased interest in the class is largely due to...

Project Update: Handling Rainwater Run-off

Infrastructure in general, and parking lots in particular, are notorious for causing water problems. During a rain storm, a variety of factors combine to devastate local water ways. The rainwater picks up contaminants, such as spilled oil and gasoline, and carries...

Project Update: Maintaining Healthy Soil

Soil provides a foundation for all other life. It determines which wild plants flourish, which animals survive, and which crops grow. That doesn’t change on a construction site. How the soils are treated before, during, and after construction have repercussions long...

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