Members Only Events
Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 10AM
TMACOG: Algae Blooms
Tim will be discussing what we can do to improve water quality in our region. The emphasis will be on algae blooms in Lake Erie: what causes them, and how they can be prevented.
Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 10AM
Hummingbirds and Orioles
Learn how to draw hummingbirds and orioles into your own backyard. Bernie will discuss food, feeders and habitat... and how to keep ants away from your feeders!
Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 10AM
Learn about the life and legacy of Peter Navarre from local history buff and Navarre family descendant, Terry Breymaier.
Saturday, February 17, 2018 at 10AM
History of Ottawa NWR
Which of Ohio's three National Wildlife Refuges is the oldest? How does a refuge become a refuge? Learn about northwest Ohio's three refuges, and the very different stories about how they came to be, and how the refuges have changed since their beginnings.
Saturday, June 23, 2018 at 10AM
As the purple martin landlord at Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, Mike and his wife Dawn are responsible for all of the purple martin gourds you see here. Learn more about these amazing birds as you participate in a field experience!
Matt Cross and
Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 10 AM
Get the answers you need about spring planting from the professional.
Saturday, September 15, 2018 at 10AM
Butterflies of NW Ohio
Mike has been an amateur lepidopterist for about the last 25 years, rearing, photographing, collecting, observing, and giving talks on moths and butterflies during this time. Join Mike on a butterfly walk at Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge on September 15. In case of bad weather, he will also have an indoor presentation to share.
Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 10AM
USFWS Law Enforcement
Meet Officer Joshua Bauer and learn more about the role of a United States Fish and Wildlife Service Law Enforcement Officer.