ecology

The Environmental Protection Group is looking for help from the kids of Fermilab employees with the design of this year’s Earth Day Fair poster.  We are looking for your kids that are 12 and under to put their artistic talents to use by creating a poster design that demonstrates what Earth Day means to them.  Designs should be made on a regular 8 ½ x 11 sheet of paper, any color.  The kids are welcome to create their designs using… More »

02-Dec-2017 9:00am -12:00pm 16-Dec-2017 9:00am -12:00pm Meet in the northeast corner of the Lederman Science Center parking lot at the start of the event. Assist in the restoration of a healthy, diverse ecosystem! We ask that you dress for the weather, wear sturdy shoes and persons under 18 are accompanied by an adult or have written permission.

About 25 Fermilab employees, users and contractors, in addition to the lab’s Roads and Grounds crew, came out for the tree planting.

Please come out and help us plant 48 trees and bushes around the SBN Far and Near Detector Buildings on Wednesday, May 17, from 11:30 to 1pm. A free lunch is provided for volunteers. Please wear appropriate shoes for walking/playing in dirt. We have some gloves and shovels or bring your own.

The Annual Meeting of Fermilab Natural Areas will be held on Thursday, March 16, at 7 p.m. at the Kuhn Barn in the Fermilab Village. The keynote speaker will be Cody Considine, who will speak about “Lessons Learned from 30 Years of Restoring Tallgrass Prairie at Nachusa Grasslands.” Everybody is welcome to attend!