1y4e partnership

Supporting Reforestation Initiatives in the Midwest

1y4e and Delta Institute are working to restore a native oak savanna habitat at a high-traffic public county park surrounded by an airport and heavy industry in Merrillville and Griffith, Indiana. Initially, 1y4e and Delta plan to plant 700 black oak, white oak and black cherry trees at the Oak Ridge Prairie County Park to restore 7 acres of needed, endangered native grassland habitat. These plantings will reduce/treat 845,502.8 stormwater gallons annually.

What is 1y4e?

1y4e is an open resource and elective program that helps people explore the many facets of sustainability today. With an extensive library of items summarized in detail under categories such as Advocacy, Innovation, Food, Self-Care, and more, 1y4e endeavors to provide key information and tools for practical sustainable and seasonal living all in one online hub.

Delta Institute is collaborating with 1y4e to support reforestation initiatives in the Midwest. Your donation to support this work will be used toward tree planting initiatives as part of Delta’s Nature-Based Solutions Program. Delta Institute is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization with a Platinum Seal of Transparency from Candid/GuideStar; charitable contributions are deductible to the fullest extent of the law.

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