Learning About the Earth with the USDA



Park Foreset, IL-(ENEWSPF)- Mark Bramstedt and Robert Jankowski (front, left to right) from the USDA Natural Resources Conservation Service, collect a soil sample from the Prairie and Nature Preserve of Prairie State College, located on the south side of campus. The college plans to restore this area to its original state based on the outcome of the soil testing. Students from Associate Professor Lee Anne Burrough’s physical science class participated in the soil sampling.

Pictured (back, left to right) are Kaitlin Damiani, of Chicago Heights; Emmanuel Ramirez, of Sauk Village; Sarah Wohlfeil, of Matteson; Jamel Holmes, of Park Forest; Sean Enochs, of St. John, Ind.; and Kelly Walker, of Homewood.