The Nature Conservancy of Oklahoma invites you to enjoy the outdoors – and the places that you've helped us protect. From species surveys and volunteer workdays to hikes and educational presentations, there are many ways to both enjoy and support the work of The Nature Conservancy. Check back often for upcoming events.


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Volunteer Work Day Along the Blue River

Oka' Yanahli Preserve (near Ada)
February 24, 2018

Join us for a volunteer work day along the beautiful headwaters of the Blue River at Oka’ Yanahli Preserve near Ada. The more the merrier! Load up your friends and family. Recruit colleagues from work!... Learn more

Plants of the Wild Boggy Bottoms at Boehler Seeps & Hottonia Bottoms Preserves

Boehler Seeps and Hottonia Bottoms Preserves (near Atoka)
March 24, 2018

Here’s your chance to see the Oklahoma Chapter’s newest nature preserve along with one of our oldest nature preserves! Featuring Amy Buthod, botanist for the Oklahoma Biological Survey and Oklahoma Natural Heritage Inventory, this field trip will focus on the botanical diversity of TNC’s properties in southeast Oklahoma. Learn more

Volunteer Day at Oxley Nature Center in Tulsa

Oxley Nature Center in Tulsa
April 7, 2018

We are teaming up with the City of Tulsa for a Volunteer Work Day at Oxley Nature Center. Join us! There’s plenty of work to do. Load up your family, friends and grab a few colleagues from work because all ages are welcome and needed! Learn more

Toe Wood, Hay Bales, Rock, Soil, and Water at Oka’ Yanahli Preserve

Oka' Yanahli Preserve (near Ada)
April 21, 2018

Experts will showcase current stream restoration projects and discuss potential future projects. This is a great opportunity to learn about the watershed and explore techniques being used to reconnect the river to its floodplain, restore hydrology, and improve water quality. Learn more

Telamay Hollow Wilderness Hike at JT Nickel Preserve

JT Nickel Preserve (near Tahlequah)
April 28, 2018

We will hike through some of the most remote and pristine areas of the Nickel Preserve. The hike will descend into the Telamay Hollow drainage where participants will be led along the forested spring feed Telamay stream. Learn more

Canyon Hike at Four Canyon Preserve

Four Canyon Preserve (near Arnett)
May 5, 2018

See the native landscape at our Four Canyon Preserve in western Oklahoma. We will traverse some of the highest elevations on the property and enjoy sweeping views of the landscape. Learn more

Birding Hike at Tallgrass Prairie Preserve

Tallgrass Prairie Preserve (near Pawhuska)
May 26, 2018

Experience the sites and sounds of the Tallgrass Prairie via a hike led by an experienced and knowledgeable birding guide. It will be a great opportunity to see neo-tropical migrants as well as year-around resident birds. Learn more

Birding Hike at Tallgrass Prairie Preserve

Tallgrass Prairie Preserve (near Pawhuska)
May 26, 2018

Join us for a hike to the restored historic cabin of famed Osage author, John Joseph Mathews (1894-1979), considered to be one of the Osage Nation’s most important spokespeople and writers and he served on the Osage Tribal Council in the 1930s. Learn more

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