Environmental Sustainability Projects

Read about grantees who have received funding for their Environmental Sustainability project from a Pollination Project grant.

Neidy Lucio Contreras – Casa Colibri’s rainwater harvesting project

2018-04-17T07:51:09+00:00

The Casa Colibrí's rainwater harvesting project consists of the design and installation of a rainwater harvesting system in order to supply the resource to a community orchard located in Hostotipaquillo, Jalisco, México. The orchard is worked by a group of women and men who are facing challenging situations. Through this [...]

José Luis López Carlos – Brigade fighting forest fires. Defense of Nixticuil forest

2018-03-31T07:42:16+00:00

We have restored areas of the Nixticuil Forest, fought more than 200 forest fires caused by those who want to destroy it, and created conservation activities to help maintain the ecological balance, preservation of biodiversity, protection of aquifers and capture of carbon dioxide with no support from the government.

Carly Wilson – Rubber Jellyfish – The Movie

2018-03-28T05:02:59+00:00

Rubber Jellyfish is an independent documentary film that explores the surprising transformation of helium balloons - into bizarre, jellyfish shapes when allowed to rise into the atmosphere. This project reveals the unfortunate consequences when these balloons are mistaken for prey by hungry sea turtles, sea birds, and other species.

A. Bernal and the Arhuacos saving nature – Natural conservancy and restoration in an Indigenous Reserve

2018-03-28T15:16:05+00:00

The “Natural conservancy and restoration in an Indigenous Reserve project” aims to protect and restore the dramatically damaged natural habitat in the Arhuaco Indigenous reservation, in Colombia. This project will include the enthusiastic participation of the local schools, children, teachers, women and leaders of several Arhuaco communities.

Odulla Joseph – 2nd – Plant a Tree project

2018-03-18T06:41:50+00:00

The “Plant a Tree project” aims to create wildlife clubs in primary and secondary schools to raise environmental awareness about the need for agro-forestry and fruit tree seedlings. Seedlings will be given to schools and wildlife club members to plant in compounds and school gardens. The seedlings will include a [...]

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