Beautification
Landscapes, Trees, and Plants
Wildlife
Participants
10
Hours
100
People Served
52,000

What is your wish for this project?

Jane Goodall told us personally that every little space matters. That gave us the idea for Parking Lot Prairies in the wasted spaces at our school.

How did it go?

The middle school chapter of our Roots & Shoots team asked the experts which plants would be best for pollinators in drought conditions, since it's hard to get water to parking islands. It took several hours to make the plans but once those were done, we purchased our own plants and planted it on one Saturday. Now our parking areas are beautiful while bringing awareness to our entire city about creating a healthy environment for bees and butterflies. You can view our community map here...read more