The Fermilab Ecological Land Management (ELM) Committee is seeking a Fermilab employee to take on the duties of the Secretary role. The ELM Committee secretary fulfills various tasks related to the email listserv, agendas, minutes, and membership letters. Time spent is typically three hours per month. The Fermilab Ecological Land Management (ELM) Committee is a Directorate-approved, chartered organization. The purpose is to provide sound ecological advice to the laboratory and an ELM plan to deliver recommendations on land management to… More »
From The Beacon-News, Aug. 8, 2018: A group of Aurora area high school students get a chance to learn more about the local environment as they get back to nature at Fermilab’s tall-grass prairie.
From Daily Herald, May 15, 2018: In honor of Arbor Day, Fermilab in Batavia recently held a volunteer workday with the goal of creating a shrub land habitat for rare birds.
Join the Fermilab community in a volunteer lunch time clean up sponsored by the ABRI Credit Union this Thursday May 17, weather permitting. Transportation pick up from Wilson Hall ground floor east at 11:45 sharp. Cleaning gear and lunch provided . Please RSVP to Jeannette Olah at x3303 or email@example.com
Spring is here, and the wildlife on site are looking for burrows, sandy soils, nests and nesting material to create habitat to raise their young. As you drive, please be considerate of these birds, reptiles, amphibians and other animals as they move about the site and cross roadways to accomplish their mission.
Fermilab has celebrated Arbor Day since 1969. This year’s event will take place May 10 from 11 am to 1 pm. A free hotdog lunch will be provided at the Arbor Day site. Come to the intersection of B Road and W. Batavia Rd, look for picnic tables and volunteers in the field to the west. Please bring a shovel, if you have one, and gloves. Wear sturdy shoes or boots. Note that the rain date, May 10, is in… More »