Ann Arbor's city parks sit on the ancestral and traditional homelands of several indigenous Native peoples. Read a land acknowledgement from the city and learn more about the early history of the land here.
Eberwhite Nature Area was acquired by the city in July of 2007, essentially adding on 2.5 acres to Eberwhite Woods (which is managed by the Ann Arbor Public Schools) for the sake of preserving natural areas. The city acquired the land from Zion Lutheran Church which borders the property.
Read a history of Eberwhite Nature Area and Eberwhite Woods along with a description of the area's natural features:
2007 Park Focus: Eberwhite Nature Area by Nancy T. L. Stoll