Blue heron is A haven for nature in an urban environment.

The Blue Heron Nature Preserve a 501(c)3 nonprofit dedicated to protecting 30 acres of native habitat in the heart of Atlanta.

We strive to Create a personal experience with nature through conservation, education, research, and advocacy.

To create a personal experience with nature, we:

  • Engage and motivate people to experience native habitats in an urban environment

  • Protect and preserve native habitats and their associated heritage

  • Provide a living nature lab for education and research

  • Advocate for the preservation and conservation of nature in urban communities.

Blueway Trail Initiative

We are currently building 3 miles of trails in the heart of buckhead!