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Coppell residents Narisa and Nyra James play the xylophone in the music and movement area of the Biodiversity Education Center during EarthFest on Saturday. EarthFest is an annual family-friendly event hosted by the City of Coppell to provide a platform for environmental education.

EarthFest attracts Coppell’s environmentally conscious

Trisha Atluri, Advertising/Circulation Manager April 28, 2021

Coppell Middle School East Sustainability Club members talk to EarthFest attendees about recyclable materials on Saturday at the Coppell Nature Park. EarthFest is an annual family-friendly event hosted by the City of Coppell to provide a platform for environmental education.

Eco-friendly event celebrates Earth Day with pride

Trisha Atluri, Advertising/Circulation Manager April 25, 2021

On Saturday morning, the buzz of chatter and activity replaced the usual tranquility of the Coppell Nature Park as vendors set up their tents for EarthFest.  From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., local organizations...

The Biodiversity Education Center (BEC) is located in Wagon Wheel Park. On Saturday, Coppell residents can attend EarthFest at the BEC to learn about composting, recycling and environmental conservation.

EarthFest providing platform for environmental education

Trisha Atluri, Advertising/Circulation Manager April 22, 2021

As preserving ecosystems becomes more of a concern, local activists are taking steps to educate community members on environmental conservation.  In this vein, the Coppell Nature Park is hosting EarthFest...

Get up close to nature at city’s biodiversity center (video)

Angelina Liu, Staff Photographer March 8, 2021

Lou Duggan inspired many when he served as the executive director for the Coppell Nature Park. Duggan worked to create human and environmental interaction in order to leave Coppell a valuable asset. Watch...

Lou Duggan was the executive director of the Coppell Nature Park before retiring last year. Duggan spent 20 years gathering volunteers and spreading his vision to form the Coppell Nature Park and the Biodiversity Education Center. His name was added to the building in honor of his contributions.

Duggan leaves green mark on city

Iniya Nathan , Staff Writer February 11, 2021

Coppell Nature Park, located in Wagon Wheel Park, contains 66 acres with multiple trails to explore while serving as the home of many animal species. Inside the park is the Biodiversity Education Center...

City breaks ground with new Biodiversity Center

April 22, 2013

Erica Rohde Staff Writer Earth day encourages citizens to demonstrate support for environmental protection. On this earth day, the city of Coppell also happened to host the groundbreaking ceremony...

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