ERIC Number: EJ637891
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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Habitat Gardening--How Schoolyards Are Being Transformed into Wildlife Sanctuaries.
Plants & Gardens News, v15 n4 Win 2000
Students from JFK High School and community gardening clubs in the Bronx cleaned up wetlands adjacent to the school and created various small theme gardens supporting diverse wildlife. Nationally, the schoolyard habitat movement aims to create stimulating outdoor environments where students can learn about local ecology, biodiversity, and gardening. Six information and funding resources are included. (SV)
Descriptors: Campuses, Ecology, Elementary Secondary Education, Environmental Education, Gardening, Gardens, Habitats, Outdoor Education, Place Based Education, Student Projects, Wildlife
For full text: http://www. bbg.org/gar2/topics/sustainable/2000wi_schoolyards.html.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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Identifiers - Location: New York (New York)