What is Project A.C.O.R.N. ?


Project A.C.O.R.N. (Alamo-area Children Organized to Replant Natives) is the educationally structured planting of native trees by children. Students plant seeds gathered from local, native trees...
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ACORN Institute


The ACORN Institute met at Carnahan ES
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ACORN You-Tube Clip


A brief visual about Project ACORN in action. ACORN Project
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Out In Space Conference


Save the date! The Annual  Out In Space and Down to Earth Conference at Our Lady of the Lake University is coming up February 21, 2015.  The program has Earth and Space Science strands for the...
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The “Take Care of Texas” Guides


The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality‘s Take Care of Texas website has published quite a few handy guides on land, water, and air care.  They all can be found free in .pdf format...
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Cibolo Nature Center Wildlife Field Research


Our friends at the Cibolo Nature Center are looking for volunteers to help them with their wildlife field research.  Their next ecology survey is only 2 1/2 weeks away (October 6-11).  For more...
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The Chemistry Behind the Different Colors of Autumn Leaves


Andy Brunning, from Compound Interest, made a great infographic on why Autumn leaves change colors.  You can find it here (http://www.compoundchem.com/2014/09/11/autumnleaves/)
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Elmendorf Lake Park Project


The City of San Antonio Parks Development and Expansion Venue Project Proposition 2, which was approved by voters on November 2, 2010, will provide funding for Westside Creeks hike and bike trails,...
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San Antonio Adopt-A-Spot Program


The city of San Antonio has introduced an Adopt-A-Spot Program for both litter control and beautification. This program is perfect for those inner-city school teachers that may not have access to...
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USDA Pollinator Resources


The USDA has set up a site dedicated to insects and pollinators and their importance to our ecosystem. You can find the site here or at:...
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