Sycamore Land Trust’s Spring Native Plant Sale

Sycamore Land Trust is delighted to announce our Spring Native Plant Sale!  Proceeds from the sale will be used to support our Native Plant Nursery where we grow native plants for our many land restoration projects in South Central Indiana. We will offer native plants that thrive in a garden setting and that provide vital […]

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Responsible Recreation

Parks, trails, and natural areas across the country have had many more visitors recently, including Sycamore’s public nature preserves. It’s great to get outside! Just remember that safety, courtesy, and protecting nature always come first. Do your part and follow these rules if you venture out for a hike: If a parking area is full, […]

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The Twig

The Twig is our print newsletter that comes out three times a year. Members receive The Twig free in the mail, and anyone is welcome to read it online. Learn about conservation news, outdoors events, environmental education stories, and much more.

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Media Coverage

Below you’ll find a list of media coverage of Sycamore, including new preserves and trails, environmental education, events, wildlife, partnerships, and more. If you are a member of the media looking for information, an interview, or photos, please contact Kate Hammel, Communications and Membership Director, at or 812-336-5382 ext. 101. For the latest updates on […]

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Clemens Place at Clifty Creek is now a designated State Nature Preserve

Sycamore Land Trust protects some of Indiana’s most significant natural areas – including Clemens Place at Clifty Creek in Greene County, which was recently added to Indiana’s Nature Preserve system. Sycamore now protects five Nature Preserves with this special designation. Indiana’s 1967 Nature Preserves Act established this system to provide permanent protection for significant natural […]

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A Message of Thanks from our Executive Director

In this special thank you video message from all of us at Sycamore Land Trust, Executive Director John Lawrence brings his drone to Fix-Stoelting Preserve in Monroe County for this virtual tour of our newly-constructed wetland and native plantings. We also go behind-the-scenes at our wetland “BioBlitz” at Beanblossom Bottoms Nature Preserve, a volunteer work day, […]

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“Beanblossom Creek Wildlife Camera Project” Educational Video

Our new Wildlife Camera Project video is now available for students of all ages.  This one-hour video features our favorite 2022 moments from motion-triggered wildlife cameras we set up on our nature preserves in the Beanblossom Creek Conservation Area north of Bloomington.  Five chapters educate about 40 species of local wildlife captured on our cameras […]

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