Yearly Archives: 2021

Updated Hiking Trails within Indiana County Storymaps!

Have you checked out Evergreen’s Storymaps? We have updated the Hiking Trails within Indiana with an additional 7 hiking trails. We also have another Storymaps, Environmental Sites in Indiana County. Each Storymaps is filled with locations that are open and accessible to the public. Check out the updated version below and share with your friends […]

Evergreen Annual Meeting August 12th

EVERGREEN CONSERVANCY ANNUAL MEETING The Evergreen Conservancy board has scheduled its annual meeting of members and friends on Thursday August 12th at 6:30pm at the Tanoma Environmental Center. The center is located at the intersection of Tanoma and Rayne Church Roads. Look for signs pointing to the center on routes 119N and 286 E. The […]

Riparian Buffer Zone Signs

Evergreen Conservancy received an Indiana Rotary Grant to purchase signs that will inform the public  about Riparian Buffer Zones (RBZ). One large sign (pictured) and three smaller signs were dispersed where RBZs have been planted to increase nearby stream quality by planting trees and shrubs. These signs can be found at the Benfranklin Elementary School, […]

Work day at Tanoma

We had a work day at Tanoma on Wednesday to do some spring maintenance and put up our story walk that the Indiana Free Library laminates every year for us. This year the book is “My Happy Year by E. Bluebird (Paul Meisel) Thanks goes out to the Library staff for the book and thanks […]

Helping the Monarchs!

Each fall, hundreds of millions of monarch butterflies migrate from the United States and Canada to mountains in central Mexico where they wait out the winter until conditions favor a return flight in the spring. The monarch migration is truly one of the world’s greatest natural wonders yet it is threatened by habitat loss at […]