"How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world." ~Anne Frank
Although it is important for a community to support local businesses,
the reverse is also true. In keeping with Nature@Home's core values and its goal of reconnecting people and their land to nature, I am committed to using my skills and experience as a volunteer—desiring to do my part to restore the Earth to the planet it was meant to be...for my grandchildren and yours.
Below are some of the activities I participate in to better our community:
Educating the public about rain gardens:
What they are, how they function
and why they are important
to people and wildlife.
Installing a Bioswale
Installing a Rain Garden
Carver Community Center
Categorizing and counting aquatic species for the
Stream Monitoring Information Exchange.
Details of species present and abundances provide insights into the health of
This information is used for research and to obtain grants.