Upcoming Events

  • Wehle Open April 7-8

    Gate opens at 2 p.m. Friday for camping and closes at dark. Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for open trails and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. Sunday. Wehle Land Conservation Center

  • Wehle Open April 21-22

    Gate opens at 2 p.m. Friday for camping and closes at dark. Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for open trails and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. Sunday. Wehle Land Conservation Center

  • Forever Wild Land Trust Board Meeting May 11

    The Forever Wild Land Trust will meet at the Spanish Fort Community Center, 7361 Spanish Fort Blvd., Spanish Fort, AL 36527

  • Yates Lake Bioblitz

    You're invited to help inventory the Yates Lake West Forever Wild property. Volunteers will work with biologists for two days to collect data on the types of plants, trees, wildflowers and wildlife (birds, reptiles, etc.) that are present at Yates Lake West. Participants should email Wayne.Barger@dcnr.alabama.gov to register. You may come for a couple of hours or stay all day. Wear comfortable clothing and bring water and snacks. You may also want to bring binoculars and a camera. From I-85 exit 26, head north on AL Hwy 229 for approximately 17 miles. Sign in at the parking area located on the right side of the highway (N32.64534 W85.94996).

  • Wehle Open September 15-16

    Gate opens at 2 p.m. Friday for camping and closes at dark. Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for open trails and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. Sunday. Wehle Land Conservation Center

  • Alabama Coastal Birdfest-Oct. 4-7

    The 14th annual Alabama Coastal BirdFest is set for Wednesday–Saturday, October 4–7, 2017.  Trip information will be available online by early July and registration will open in mid-August. New trips, expanded Bird and Conservation Expo, more fun for all! Additional Information

  • Wehle Open October 20-21

    Gate opens at 2 p.m. Friday for camping and closes at dark. Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for open trails and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. Sunday. Wehle Land Conservation Center

  • Wehle Open November 3-4

    Gate opens at 2 p.m. Friday for camping and closes at dark. Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for open trails and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. Sunday. Wehle Land Conservation Center

  • Wehle Open November 17-18

    Gate opens at 2 p.m. Friday for camping and closes at dark. Gate opens Saturday at 8 a.m. for open trails and fishing and closes at dark. Bank fishing permitted at Blue Heron Lake and Wood Duck Lake until 4 p.m. Checkout time for campers is 3 p.m. Sunday. Wehle Land Conservation Center