Pollution Prevention Day celebrates 15 yearsMore than 550 Farmington fourth grade students gathered at Rambling River Park Friday to learn about the environment during the 15th annual Pollution Prevention Day.
By: Michelle Leonard, The Farmington Independent
The theme of this year's event was Kids Can Make aa Difference. Classes of students from all five elementary schools in ISD 192 participated in the event.
Eleven different stations were set up around the park. Classes of students moved from station to station throughout the day. Some of the presenters provided hands-on activities for the students, while others, like the Minnesota Zoo, brought exhibits to share.
The event is sponsored by the city of Farmingotn, Dakota Electric Associatoin, the Dakota County Board of Commissioners and the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency.