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See the story of how Chikaming Open Lands acquired an important parcel of woodland along the lakefront through the extraordinary fundraising efforts of the neighbors in the surrounding area.

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Green Screens: Seeds of Time Screening at the Vickers Theatre

COL and Fernwood present Seeds of Time, which follows agriculture pioneer Cary Fowler’s journey to save the eroding foundation of our food supply.

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Save the Date for the Seventh Annual Barn Benefit!

It's never too early to get the Annual Barn Benefit on your calendar. Don't miss this year's fun, festive event on Saturday, September 17, 2016!

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Chikaming Open Lands is the local land conservancy dedicated to preserving the open spaces and natural rural character of southwest Berrien County.

We protect and restore native plant and animal habitat in the area, improve water quality in our rivers, streams and in Lake Michigan, and permanently preserve ecologically significant forests, prairies and wetlands, as well as prime farmland and other open spaces in this community