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Field Trips at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve Bookmark

Field Trips at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve
What's in the water at Kickerillo-Mischer Preserve? Recently, more than 120 Cypress Creek High School students found out during a trip to the preserve. Chemistry students tested the water quality at the preserve by measuring the amount of dissolved oxygen and turbidity in the water.

Grant Benefits Mercer Botanic Gardens Bookmark

Volunteers at Mercer Botanic Gardens have a new tool to help prepare for Mercer’s largest plant sale of the year. In January, Stanley Smith Horticultural Trust awarded The Mercer Society (TMS) the Metal to the Petal Utility Vehicle grant to replace a utility vehicle damaged during Hurricane Harvey.

Precinct 4 Congratulates New Park Rangers Bookmark

Precinct 4 Congratulates New Park Rangers
Precinct 4 recently recognized its most qualified Parks Department employees during a Park Ranger Badge Ceremony. Seven Precinct 4 park caretakers were promoted to park rangers and presented a silver badge for achieving a combination of education and experience totaling five years. Three park rangers who achieved a combination of experience and education equaling 10 years received Ranger II status and a gold badge. Park rangers maintain the park grounds and offer security to residents, but also serve as