Next Meeting

Wednesday, May 19, 2021, 10:00 am — Virtual Meeting, zoom link will be sent.


Watch recordings of our LEAP meetings and hosted presentations.

Native Plants of the Year

Over a 10-year span, LEAP promoted three native plants each year for your home garden. Learn more about the 30 plants species we recommend to promote biodiversity in our region.

2021 City Nature Challenge

This year's City Nature Challenge is set for April 30 - May 3, 2021. Join the Cleveland-Akron-Canton team today!

Pollinator Resources

Visit these pages to learn what you can do, as well as what's being done, to help pollinator species.

West Virginia White butterflies

Help track this globally rare species

Biodiversity of NE Ohio

Discover how our regional will be impacted by climate change. In some scenarios, we will see a dramatic change in our tree species.

Help our Natural World

We provide a wealth of resources to aid you in making better decisions for nature. In some cases, you can have an impact in your own backyard!

Habitats of the LEAP Region

Use this helpful resource to determine a habitat type.



Log your nature observations on LEAP’s project, Lower Lake Erie Region Citizen Science Inventory

Legacy of Living Places

The building blocks of biodiversity in our region

Learn more about LEAP