Sep 03

FAREWELL, REBECCA!

Posted on September 3, 2020 at 11:52 AM by Allan Warren

RebeccaRebecca Crust has been our Conservation Education Specialist on the Environmental Education team for the past year. Rebecca jumped right into programs like our after-school garden clubs and Envirothon, and made the change to virtual programming with us this spring during the school closure. We wish Rebecca the best of luck with their next adventure!
May 29

EE PROGRAM GOES DIGITAL

Posted on May 29, 2020 at 11:35 AM by Allan Warren



Like many things, our environmental education programming got turned upside down this spring. With schools closed and programs canceled, we turned to virtual programming to help families get some home science in during quarantine. We featured a different theme each week and posted videos, projects and activities to do from home. Maybe you caught some of them on our Facebook page and website. If you didn’t, fear not! You can visit our

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May 18

Garden With Kids - Weeding

Posted on May 18, 2020 at 8:19 AM by Rebecca Crust

janko-ferlic Child sitting in a frosty forest
Weeds are any plant in your garden that you did not intend to grow. They usually hinder the growth of garden plants by taking up nutrients, water, and space. Removing weeds on a regular basis keeps your garden happy and healthy, but there are ways of weeding that use less energy and prevent more weeds in the long term.

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