Detail - ASSOCIATION FOR EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

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Recipient Name: ASSOCIATION FOR EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES
Location: Mississauga, ON, CA
Contract Date: 2008-06-25
Value: $60,616.00
Type: Contribution
Purpose: Approximately 800 students from 6 schools in Halton and Peel Regions will participate in the creation of mini-climate change labs. The labs will be located on school grounds, and will take the form of planted plots, containing a variety of native trees, shrubs and plants. Students will be involved in the planning, planting, maintaining, and documenting of the plots, and analyzing data as it relates to urban forest biodiversity and climate change. The data will be used to determine which species thrive best in schoolyards, and to recommend plant material for future sites.
Comments: Multi-Year Agreement