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LAR Native Plants (In Progress)

Project History

Description

The Lincoln Avenue Residence Hall Living and Learning Community (LLC) is aware of the interest in increasing the number of campus locations with native plants.  They would like to join the effort to plant Native Plant Species in selected areas around Campus. The goal of this project is to locate plants in places like the unused space between Allen Hall and Lincoln Ave. Residence.

There are several other locations around these residences that are suitable for planting near the buildings and in areas where mowing is difficult because of corners and the placing of equipment like large compressors. By selecting a variety of plants that bloom over the growing season, this project provides habitat and food resources for a wide range of butterflies, bees, and other pollinators as well as birds.

Project Team

  • Primary Contact:

    Jennifer Bechtel

    Project Leader:

    Aiden Kamber

    Team Members:

    • John Marlin

Dates

  • Proposed February 1, 2016
    Investigated October 1, 2016
    Investigated by Aiden Kamber

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Project Location(s)

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