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President's Environmental Youth Award

See a video interview with Isabella T., representing the Region 5 2008 PEYA winners, and Megan Gavin, Region 5's Environmental Education Coordinator.

Projects completed in the past have included implementation of recycling programs in schools and communities, construction of nature preserves, tree-planting initiatives, and completion of environmental science projects, among many others!

2012 — Zephyr Wind Project, Mahtomedi High School Eco Club

2011 Region 5 Winner
EPA Recognizes Ohio Student’s Environmental Project - May 24, 2012 press release

2010 Recycle Because you Care, Addison, IL

EPA Selects Illinois Students for the President’s Environmental Youth Award - Press Release, May 2010

2008 -Wetlands Education Team - West Geauga Local Schools - Chesterland, Ohio
May 2009 news release

2007 - International Fair - Kate - Arlington Heights, Illinois
April 2008 news release

2006 - Collecting for a Cause - Tayler - Toluca, Illinois
April 2007 news release

2005 - Kacy H - Rain Garden at Chippewa Nature Center (Michigan)
April 2006 news release

2004 - Karoline, Angela and Amanda - Save Our Stream (Ohio)
April 2005 news release

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