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Illinois Conservation Foundation's 2019 Conservation Achievement Scholarship
Illinois Conservation Foundation's 2019 Conservation Achievement Scholarship
Franklin
Thursday, May 09, 2019

Congratulations to Killian Delaney as 1 of 3 recipients of the Illinois Conservation
Foundation's 2019 Conservation Achievement Scholarship.

Killian Delaney has practiced her environmental stewardship as a University of Illinois Master Naturalist Intern, helping remove invasive plants from natural areas in central Illinois and assisting with tallgrass prairie restoration projects. Delaney created a web-based business promoting prairie restoration and providing seed packets to encourage backyard prairie

plantings. As a high school student, she also volunteered on local park beautification projects, conservation education programs and assisted Illinois Department of Natural Resources personnel with goose population monitoring.