Schoolyard Habitat Action Grant Program Projects
Baldwin Intermediate School, Quincy
This project allowed students of grades four through six to transform a
school courtyard into a laboratory for studying Illinois biodiversity.
Belleville East High School, Belleville
Students in grades 10-12 installed a pond on the school grounds.
Burpee Museum of Natural History, Rockford - USEPA Environmental Education Grant Funds
Students planted a prairie habitat on the museum grounds.
Bushnell-Prairie City Community Unit School District #170, Bushnell
Existing wildlife habitat on the school grounds was enhanced by students of grades 8-12 with new plantings.
USEPA Environmental Education Grant Funds
Students installed a habitat to attrract birds.
Cardinal Bernardin Early Childhood Center, Chicago
Students built bird houses.
Caring Hands Day Care, La Salle
Students planted a butterfly garden/prairie plot.
Cathedral School, Springfield - USEPA Environmental Education Grant Funds
Students of grades five and six installed a butterfly garden.
Collinsville Area Recreation District, Collinsville
Children planted a prairie plot.
Conyers Learning Academy, Rolling Meadows
Prekindergarten students worked to expand an existing butterfly garden.
Douglas-Hart Nature Center, Mattoon - USEPA Environmental Education Grant Funds
Students from Charleston High School worked on a woodland restoration project.
Earlville Community Unit School District #9, Earlville - USEPA Environmental Education Grant Funds
Students of grades nine through 12 constructed a butterfly garden.