Eco Club & Phi Theta Kappa Sponsor Wetlands Trail Clean-Up

Phi Theta Kappa and the Eco Club at Lone Star College-Tomball will team up once again for the semi-annual Wetlands Trail Clean-Up on Friday, April 1 from 9 a.m. to noon.

Twice a year, the two student groups pick up debris along the nature trail located on the north side of the campus. The nature trail leads to the Spring Creek wetlands. According to Brandon Lowery, biology professor and Eco Club sponsor, the students have good reason to take care of the nature trail.

Its difficult to find a real nature trail in the city, Lowery said. Its one of the awesome resources we have here in Tomball, and its a very valuable resource we have on campus.

This is the fifth year Phi Theta Kappa and the Eco Club sponsor this preservation project. To volunteer for the Wetlands Trail Clean-Up, call (281) 357-3743 or 357-3651 or e-mail Marvin.B.Lowery@LoneStar.edu.

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Note: Digital image available. (Members of Phi Theta Kappa and the Eco Club help clean and preserve the nature trail located on the Lone Star College-Tomball campus.) 

With more than 69,000 students in credit classes for Spring 2011 and a total enrollment of more than 85,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and the fastest-growing community college system in Texas. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of five colleges: LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris and LSC-Tomball; six centers; LSC-University Park; LSC-University Center at Montgomery; LSC-University Center at University Park; Lone Star Corporate College; and LSC-Online. To learn more, visit LoneStar.edu.