The goal of BCWA's Spotted Turtle Newsletter is to educate the reader about wetlands and its habitats. We try to inspire action to help the planet, our wetlands or one's own yard. We list upcoming events and show the progress we make in the wetlands and as an organization.

Knollwood Garden Party: Food Booth

Saturday, April 13 Location: Knollwood Garden Center Time: Two Shifts 8:50am – 12:00pm, 11:50am – 3:00pm Activity: Volunteer at the Knollwood Garden Party Food Booth. Requesting volunteers ages 16+. SIGN UP TO VOLUNTEER HERE Parking: In the lot of Knollwood Garden Center and Landscaping, 3766 Dayton Xenia Rd, Beavercreek Details: Volunteers will cook hot dogs, serve food […]

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Earth Day Cleanup 2024

Cleanup for Earth Day! BCWA is joining forces with the City of Fairborn and WPAFB to clean up Osborn Park, 51 Erie Ave, Fairborn. Join us on Thursday, April 18 from 11:00am until 1:00pm. Help us make our community green. Earth will thank you! No registration required. Gloves and trash bags are provided.

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Roots of Stewardship: Native Land Management and Settlement Patterns in the Dayton, Ohio Region

Join Beaver Creek Wetlands Association and the Ohio Department of Natural Resources for a fascinating exploration of the Little Miami River corridor.  Discover insights from plant community research by Dave Nolin, shedding light on historical land use in the Dayton, Ohio region. Talon Silverhorn (Eastern Shawnee Tribe) offers a glimpse into the past with a […]

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Barn Sale

Saturday, May 4, 2024 9:00am – 2:00pm Phillips Park Barn 2090 Dayton Xenia Road   Stop by Phillips Park Barn to purchase gently used hand tools, power tools, lawn & garden equipment, a trailer & much more!! All sales benefit BCWA’s conservation mission! Donate to the sale! Bring your used garden tools and yard equipment […]

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BCWA 2024 Annual Meeting

Join BCWA to celebrate our 36th year! CLICK HERE for more information and to purchase tickets.

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Native Plants: Nurturing Nature and Our Community

Mark your calendars for BCWA’s Native Plant Sale and FREE Speaker Series at Coy Middle School from 10am-2pm on Saturday June 8th!  Shop our vendors and learn about native plant topics from subject matter experts. (Scroll down to see the speaker schedule.) All vendors will be outdoors in the school’s courtyard. The speakers will present […]

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