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Celebrate Earth Month!

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Celebrate Earth Month!
Earth month is here, and you know the EarthWays Center will be plugged in! Check out how you can get involved this month and where our division will be!
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| Categories: Sustainability in the Community | Tags: earth month, earth month activities, STEM Saturday, Earth Day Festival, food waste reduction, stick a fork in food waste, native plants, trash clean up | View Count: (620)
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Native Plants Will Bing Nature Powers to YOU!

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Native Plants Will Bing Nature Powers to YOU!
Partners for Native Landscaping is back to inspire and help individuals create gardens that are not only beautiful but are also habitats for native wildlife - take advantage of the offerings!
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| Categories: Sustainability in the Community | Tags: partners for native landscaping, native plants, plant native, native plant benefits, partners for native landscaping events | View Count: (615)
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What's new in Green Living Classes and Tours

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Put the winter chill behind you and step into some hot learning opportunities! We've got great upcoming offerings plus registration for spring/summer Green Living classes and tours will go live February 3 at 9 a.m.-don't miss out!
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| Categories: EarthWays Center Classes | Tags: Classes, Sustainable Education, compost, native plants | View Count: (1611)
Get an update on our exciting work with Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District to offer the Project Clear Rainscaping Small Grants Program currently operating in it's fourth round (2018-19) and positively impacting the environment.
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| Categories: Sustainability in the Community | Tags: rainscaping, small grants, project clear, native plants, storm water | View Count: (3393)
Interested in rainscaping? Consider applying for the 2018-2019 Project Clear Rainscaping Small Grants Program.
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| Categories: Sustainability in the Community | Tags: rainscaping, small grants, project clear, native plants, storm water | View Count: (5189)
We are moving forward with 107 projects through the fall of 2017 and spring of 2018. Grant awards will come out to over $280,000. This is double last year’s total! Having received 82 applications and moving forward with 66 projects for a total of over $160,000 in awards in the 2016-17 Round.
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| Categories: Sustainability in the Community | Tags: rainscaping, msd project clear, stormwater management, permeable pavement, drainage problems, native plants | View Count: (4575)
This dreadful bush’s berries are glossy red, its leaves are still green and clinging, and the ticks and chiggers are (mostly) gone from the woods it infests. It’s time again to grab a tool and VOLUNTEER to hack Bush Honeysuckle out of our region’s parks and waterways. Honeysuckle Sweep Week Events: October 28–November 12, 2017
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| Categories: Sustainability in the Community | Tags: bush honeysuckle, invasive plants, missouri native plants, honeysuckle sweep, conservation, biodiversity | View Count: (5764)