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  • Center Receives EPA Environment Education Grant!
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  • Earth Day 2008

    1Celebrate Earth Day 2008 by conducting a project at your school !!

    Top FOUR projects will win $300 for a Field Trip to some place special!!!


     Plan your own project!!
    Here are some ideas:

    • Plant trees for wildlife or create a butterfly garden at your school.
    • Start a Waste-Free lunch program.
    • Stencil the storm drains in your town.
    • Start an in-school recycling program; encourage proper disposal
    • of motor oil, cell phones, computer cartridges, medicines.

    • Organize an “It’s Cool to Carpool” or Walk-to-School Week.  

    Whole page of Project Ideas


    1All Participating Students Will:  
    ► Help make our community a better place to live!
    ► Receive an Earth Day recognition certificate!
    The TOP FOUR projects will win $300 for a field trip to someplace special!

    ASK your teacher, parent, or youth group leader to help!! 

    Earth Day is April 22 every year!
    Registration forms at: Flyer
    or call (906) 487-3341.

    Sponsored by the Western U.P. Center for Science, Mathematics, and Environmental Education
    with funding from the Great Lakes Fishery Trust and The Wege Foundation


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    You can fill in the PDF forms and print them or print a blank form and fill in with pen

    Western Upper Peninsula Center for Science, Mathematics & Environmental Education
    Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr., Houghton, MI 49931-1295
    Tel: 906-487-3341


    Website: http://www.wupcenter.mtu.edu/

    January 21, 2009
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