Oak Glen 6-Month Update


In the early-morning hours of March 17, 2014, an oil spill was reported at Great Parks of Hamilton County’s Oak Glen Nature Preserve in Colerain Township. At a little past the six-month anniversary of the spill, take a tour of the impacted area.

  • On March 17, 2014, Great Parks Rangers discovered that the Mid-Valley Pipeline carrying crude oil from Texas to Michigan had ruptured, releasing approximately 21,000 gallons of crude oil directly into Oak Glen Nature Preserve.


To learn more about the oil spill at Oak Glen Nature Preserve, visit greatparks.org.