20 Years of

Conservation in Central & Southern Ohio

20 Years of Conservation in Central & Southern Ohio

Our Conservation Achievement

Luther List Mound, moon bright over two beautiful trees with a deep blue sky
10000 +
Acres Conserved
Properties Conserved
Ohio Counties with Properties Conserved
Heron Rookery in Appalachia Ohio showing herons in their nests up in the tree
Conservation Preserves

Upcoming Events

Medicinal Plant Hike

Native Medicinal Plant Walk at AOA’s Bison Hollow Preserve Enjoy a summertime ramble through the gorge at AOA’s Bison Hollow Preserve and admire the many native wildflowers and mature hardwood …

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AOA News and Conservation Victories

Catch Up on AOA’s Recent Accomplishments.  Our

2022 AOA Year in Review is Now Available


Our Calendar of Events for 2023 is now available.  

Steve Goodwin, Assistant Director of AOA, received a Coalition of Ohio Land Trust service award at their Conference held on May 5, 2023.   This award was presented in honor of Steve’s many years of service as a founding member and key contributor to COLT who advanced and set the direction of private conservation in Ohio.  COLT established the Steve Goodwin Scholarship Fund, which will provide free registrations for environmental and natural resource students attending these conferences. 

AOA was a sponsor and exhibitor at 2023 Ohio Botanical Symposium on March 24, 2023.  Approximately 450 people attended.