NFWF Grant Profile

Conservation Program(s):
Five Star and Nature Restoration Trust
Project Title: Creating an Alabama Forest Classroom (AL)
Birmingham-Southern College
Project ID:

Install a rainwater harvesting system, plant 30 native trees and shrubs and create a 0.3 mile "Return of the Natives" Trail on the 466-acre Turkey Creek Nature Preserve. Project will complement the addition of a 120-seat Turkey Creek Classroom, with new systems to channel rainwater from the roof to a 1,400 gallon cistern and drip irrigation system, filtering rainwater to protect the critically endangered vermillion darter.

Award Amount:
Alabama Tree Classroom near Pinson, Alabama