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Explore Historic Coal Towns on ‘Ride Through Time’ Bike Tour

THE PLAINS, OH – A local historian will lead cyclists on a 17.5- mile tour of historic coal towns during the Ride Through Time bike ... Read More

Jessie Dickson, Dawes Arboretum


“I am a firm believer that conservation work is not truly successful without the support and engagement of community members. Being able to ... Read More

Have a Bad Case of FOMO? The Rural Rambler Will Cure it!

Suffering from Rural Action FOMO? Never fear. The Rural Rambler is here. Our twice-monthly newsletter is the perfect cure for your Fear Of Missing Out ... Read More

Sustainability Award Logo and Photos from Past Year

Sustainability Nominations Close Sunday, April 11

There’s still time to submit nominations for Rural Action’s 2021 Sustainability Awards. We are accepting nominations for the following categories:

Rural Action Volunteer (Individuals) Youth (Individuals K-12) Sustainable ... Read More

Athens High School Intern Enjoys Her First Bustling CPA Auction

Remember the first time you went to the Chesterhill Produce Auction? Or maybe you’ve yet to have that experience. Here’s your chance to see it ... Read More

Learn Forest Farming Techniques During Field Day

Take your forest farming to the next level during the West Virginia Forest Farming Field Day in Hillsboro, West Virginia.

In partnership with Rural Action, the ... Read More

Media Director Among Job Openings at Rural Action

Rural Action is seeking top-notch people who believe in our mission and want to make a difference in Appalachian Ohio. We currently have the following ... Read More

Applications Open for Appalachian Wood Craft Scholarship

Appalachian Ohio is rich in natural assets, including a wealth of native oak, hickory, black walnut, and other trees that can be sustainably harvested and ... Read More

StewMac Takes the Zero Waste Pledge

StewMac in Athens is the latest business to take Rural Action’s Zero Waste Pledge.

StewMac is a one-stop shop that features tools and ideas for guitar ... Read More

Ashley Smith, Raccoon Creek Partnership Watershed


“Through the watershed, everything is connected. Connections don’t always have to be visible to be valid. That being said, it can be hard ... Read More

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