Audubon Society Northern Virginia Awards Conservation Grants

ASNV has awarded Conservation Grants totaling $4000 to assist applicants in improving or protecting habitat for birds, butterflies and other wildlife.  ASNV received twelve applications from schools, a church and individuals.  Rachel Carson Middle School received $660 for the installation of a pollinator garden; Fairlington United Methodist Church was awarded $1340 in connection with restoration and plantings on a quarter-acre plot of land; and Bailey’s Elementary School for the Arts and Sciences was awarded $2000 for the installation of a pollinator garden.