Bucktoe Creek Preserve is a 297-acre privately-owned natural area located near Kennett Square, in Chester County, Pennsylvania. The preserve is managed to enhance biodiversity and promote sound ecological stewardship through forest, meadow, and wetland restoration. Our primary goals are to provide a stable location for long-term environmental monitoring and ecological research, a refuge for threatened flora and fauna, and a site for educating naturalists of all ages and at all levels of expertise. To learn more about Bucktoe Creek Preserve, click here.
Please visit the preserve through one of our scheduled programs, or contact us to request a guided tour.

Activities & Programs

To learn more about educational programming at Bucktoe Creek Preserve, click the button below. Or, to access the programs hosted by each of the below groups, click on a logo to explore their programming schedule.

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Enjoy Bucktoe Creek Preserve Through Educational Programming Provided By Our Partners:


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About ongoing and past research projects at Bucktoe Creek Preserve with our research partners, pictured to the right, by clicking the button below.

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  • Stroud Water Research Center Logo
  • Cornell Lab Of Ornithology Logo
  • University of Delaware Logo 150
  • Audubon Logo 150
  • West Chester University Logo 150


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