NICHES mission is to protect, restore and sustain northern Indiana’s ecosystems by providing habitat for native species and offering natural places for education, appreciation and enjoyment of current and future generations.
When I grew up these woods were full of wildflowers. Now there are hardly any left. Without conservation work, like NICHES does, we would lose our wildflowers.
". . . land and land rights gifted to [local organizations like NICHES], and the financial generosity of the many local residents that support the civic projects, big and small, that make this community a richer, more interesting place to call home.”
Clegg Garden is a much beloved local venue in Lafayette,Indiana. Folks visit for a walk, a stop at the Wildcat Creek OvRead More
With the help of volunteers - both individuals and groups - Stewardship Managers Bob Easter and Brad Weigel are busy witRead More
Cold temperatures often deter folks from exploring the wild in winter. Bundling up is worth the effort to get out on trRead More
Knitting and Nature @ Clegg Garden
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Webcast brown-bag lunch @ Clegg Garden
Feb 10 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Planting a Native Garden – class via Morton Community Center @ Morton Community Center, West Lafayette, Indiana
Feb 15 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Morning Guided Walk at Clegg Garden @ Clegg Garden
Feb 16 @ 8:30 am – 9:15 am
Control Burn as a Land Management Tool – class via Morton Community Center @ Morton Community Center, West Lafayette, Indiana
Feb 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm