Coppell Student Media

Coppell Nature Park restoration project

April 12, 2012

By Dyer Whitt Staff Writer On Saturday, April 21st, there will be a volunteer opportunity for anyone who is interested in restoring the Blackland Prairie at the Coppell Nature Park. The event will begin at 9 a.m. and end at noon; all are encouraged to come out and help shape up this once beautiful piece...

IB Environmental Science students visit Blackland Prairie

April 20, 2011

Divya Kumar News Editor As part of a year-long, sustained project, the Environmental Science students have been working on the restoration of a Blackland Prairie near the Coppell Nature Park. A portion of this project requires these students to visit the prairie periodically to collect data samp...

Environmental science students continue Blackland Prairie restoration in Coppell

March 21, 2011

Ashley Attanucci Web Manager This year, AP and IB Environmental Science teacher Holly Anderson and her students began a new project to help restore the diminishing Blackland Prairie eco-region in Coppell's own Coppell Nature Park. After an idle winter season, Anderson and her classes are transitioning...

Environmental Science students merge with plants and animals

September 21, 2010

By Julia Kim Staff Writer A dense mass of trees. Birdhouses. Insects. It's Coppell Nature Park. On Tues., Sept. 21, the AP and IB Environmental Science students took a trip to the Coppell Nature Park in order to get a first-hand account of the research they have completed in the class about one ...