Join Us September 13th for our Crane Hollow Hike

AOA in partnership with Crane Hollow Preserve is sponsoring a deep forest hike at Crane Hollow Nature Preserve on Saturday, September 13th. This naturalist-guided hike will feature the eastern Hemlock Forest ecosystem and Hocking Hills geology.

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2013 AOA Annual Campaign – Year in Review

Thanks to your support 2013 was a very busy and successful year for land and water conservation. To catch up on our growth and progress check out our most recent Year in Review. Please click on the image to view or download a copy. If you would like to receive a hard copy in the mail, please contact Marcia Jeffrey at

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Appalachia Ohio Alliance is dedicated to the conservation and stewardship of our land and water as sustainable natural resources that are an asset and a legacy for our community

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Upcoming Events

September – November 2014

Prairie Walk and Seed Collection at Battelle Darby Metro Park
Sep 27 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Enjoy an autumn day outdoors in the field learning about our native landscapes and help make a difference too!  Appalachia Ohio Alliance is joining with [...]
Hocking Canal Tour and Fall Ramble
Oct 17 – Oct 18 all-day
PreviousNext AOA is joining with The Canal Society of Ohio to help sponsor a guided bus tour and field trip along the historic Hocking [...]
AOA Annual Dinner
Nov 8 all-day

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When we consider what it took to create this landscape, we must also consider what we can do to insure that future generations will also be able to marvel at its beauty.
Paul Knoop
The scenic views, diversity of plants and wildlife, and quiet times in the country will all be enhanced by the security of knowing that things can stay this way into the future.
Larry R. Menchhofer