Wildlife Protection & Welfare - Community Organizations

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Bee Town Beekeeping Club

Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/groups/Bloomingtonbeekeepers
Description

The Bee Town Bee Club's mission is to learn and share all bee related things amongst the club members and the community. They strive to spread their love of bees and beekeeping and also educate the Bloomington community in plight of the honey bee.The Bee Town Bee Club's mission is to learn and share all bee related things amongst the club members and the community. They strive to spread their love of bees and beekeeping and also educate the Bloomington community in plight of the honey bee.

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Griffy Lake Nature Preserve

Websitehttp://bloomington.in.gov/documents/viewDocument.php
Address3300 N. Headley Rd.
Bloomington, IN 47408
Description

 

Griffy Lake Nature Preserve is 1,179 acres off North Dunn Street, with a 109 acre lake. The boathouse is located at 3300 N. Headley Road. Scenic woodlands teem with wild flora and fauna Nature Preserve. Swimming is prohibited in the lake, and to protect wildlife, all dogs must remain leashed while in the preserve. Call Angie Smith at (812) 349-3759 for boathouse information on Weekdays, and the Boathouse phone at (812) 349-3732 for Saturday and Sunday rentals

ContactSteve Cotter (Natural Resources Manager)
cotters [at] bloomington.in.gov
(812) 349-3736
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Sassafras Audubon Society

Websitehttps://www.sassafrasaudubon.org
AddressP.O. Box 85
Bloomington, IN 47402
Description
A community of informed and engaged stewards dedicated to nurturing the knowledge, enjoyment
and conservation of birds and nature. Serving the Indiana counties of Monroe, Lawrence, Owen, Greene, Morgan, Jackson, Brown and Bartholomew since 1970.

The Sassafras Audubon Society is a chapter of the National Audubon Society.

ContactDavid Rupp (President)
sas [at] sassafrasaudubon.org
812-272-6336
Additional ContactTommy Grav
david_rupp [at] hotmail.com
Year Established1970
Incorporation StatusIncorporated
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