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Stillwater Nature Preserve, West Milton

District: 11

Location: Miami County


Project Cost: $1,502,400

OPWC Assistance: $1,111,775

Photo Credit: Brukner Nature Center

This 70-acre acquisition includes streamside forest, the Stillwater River, and extensive forest and prairie. The project provides for the restoration of forested and prairie areas, and wetlands, as well as development of a passive recreational area for hiking, wildlife viewing and fishing. This property is owned by the Brukner Nature Center, a privately-funded non-profit nature preserve dedicated to environmental education and wildlife rehabilitation.