Category Archives: West Creek in Action

Updates on West Creek Conservancy projects and campaigns

Backyard Biodiversity Bash 2016

Your backyard can be a lively place with a few wild additions to your yard and garden! Learn how to improve your backyard habitat for wildlife while enjoying family-friendly learning stations, wagon rides, musical entertainment & food trucks.  Shop for native plants at local nurseries, expand your gardening knowledge. Join us on Saturday, August 27,…
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West Creek Conservancy Hosts Great Lakes Brewing Company Volunteers

West Creek Conservancy shares our appreciation with the Great Lakes Brewing Company staff for coming out and planting a newly reclaimed site along West Creek in Parma. Though it was a very hot day, they worked hard and had fun! If you’re looking for a company volunteer day, contact Jakob at jakob@westcreek.org to make arrangements.
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Reimagining a New Future

West Creek Conservancy's Parmadale initiative was featured in this month's Parma Observer highlighting our desire to reclaim the area to relieve our over-stressed local sewer systems, and expand access to the park and its new trails, encouraging healthier lifestyles for thousands of people. The free publication can be downloaded by clicking here: Parma Observer -…
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Creating Spaces for Nature

Restoring native habitats, one plant at a time. Where Native Plants are Needed: Above, volunteers at the Confluence Restoration Area in Independence complete the reintroduction of native plants, such as those now being raised at Spring Hill Native Plant Nursery. Once occupied by a vacant warehouse and parking lot, the site is regularly flooded by…
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