Protecting a Georgia Natural Treasure

Did you know that Elachee Nature Science Center is legally responsible for protecting and preserving over 1,900 acres within the Chicopee Woods Area Park? READ MORE

Ongoing conservation projects ensure the Area Park, and within it the 1,440-acre Chicopee Woods Nature Preserve, is a healthy forest and wetland teeming with native wildlife habitats and native plant communities. LEARN MORE

Inspiring the Next Generation

We promote environmental literacy and stewardship by frequently introducing new program topics that keep each visit to Elachee fresh and exciting. Elachee’s expert educators faithfully integrate aspects of our conservation projects into relevant curriculum for students. When put into context, young minds more easily grasp the work of natural world and its importance. SCHOOL PROGRAMS