Fermilab Natural Areas

Fermilab Natural Areas

Kirk Road and Pine Street, Batavia (IL), 60510, United States

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(630) 840-4845

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TH 08:00 – 20:00
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About

Fermilab Natural Areas is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit corporation. We are an environmental science program operating exclusively within the boundaries of Fermilab, a U.S. Department of Energy science laboratory.

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Mission The mission of Fermilab Natural Areas is to restore, manage, and conserve Fermilab's natural areas in support of our science mission, and to encourage Fermilab's neighbors to experience and enjoy Fermilab's natural beauty.
Description

We envision a future:

* where Fermilab’s open spaces are actively managed and improved according to the ecosystem management philosophy;
* where Fermilab is recognized as a center for the creation of natural areas within the region;
* where environmental research is actively carried out, and
* where the people of the surrounding communities consider the enjoyment of our open spaces to be a valuable contributor to a high quality of life.

Now in Bloom!: Early Goldenrod, Monkey Flower, Purple Joe Pye Weed, Sweet Black Eyed Susan, Cowbane, Cardinal Flower, Sneezeweed, Rosin Weed, Rattlesnake Master, Mountain Mint, Yellow Coneflower, False Sunflower, Blue Verbane, Swamp Milkweed, Wild Bergamot, Culver's Root, Compass Plant, Winged Loosestrife, Water Hemlock.

Awards Conservation and Native Landscaping Award for Nepese Marsh Project 2008
Wetland Mitigation Award 2004
Natural Areas Restoration Award 1997
Founded 2006
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