What We Do

The Nature Conservancy's mission is to conserve the lands and waters on which all life depends. In Ohio we've worked with partners to protect more than 60,000 acres including 26 of our own preserves.


Chartered in 1958, The Nature Conservancy in Ohio has worked with an array of partners to protect the state’s natural areas. The Conservancy currently manages 26 preserves throughout Ohio and has helped protect more than 56,000 acres of the state’s natural heritage.