ExxonMobil

Wilmington Habitat

Wilmington, Illinois, United States

Certified through 2022

Project Name
Project Type
Pollinator and Sensory Garden
Landscaped
About the Program
Program is on ExxonMobil site in Wilmington, Illinois. This site is in northeast Illinois, 60 miles south of Chicago. The total size of habitat is 2.5 acres of grassland or pollinator habitat. The conservation objectives include managing the habitat for native plants that support pollinators and educating the community about the importance of native plants and pollinators, while providing sensory stimulations.

Practices and Impacts
Pollinator & Sensory Garden - Landscaped
  • Plant species for pollinators
  • Create garden to educate employees and public about pollinator importance
Pollinator & Sensory Garden - Awareness & Community Engagement
  • Host community events to aid in pollinator education
  • Partner with local school groups for volunteer events
  • Self-guided tour with signage and sensory garden¬†

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