ERIG Program Recipients and Projects

These are the past recipients of the Education Research Inventory Grant (ERIG).

The following table lists recipients, report titles and Sage Notes issues the report appeared in if the report and/or Sage Notes issue is available online. Information is added to this table as it becomes available.

Year Recipient Title Sage Notes issue Status
2016 Boise Urban Garden School (BUGS), Boise, Idaho; ERIN Guerricabeitia, Executive Director BUGS Native Plant Garden In progress
2016 Tim Reynolds, Friends of Camas National Wildlife Refuge Inc. and Sue Braastad, Upper Snake Chapter Camas Pollinator Garden Dec. 2016 Complete
2016 Kat Vanden Heuvel, Sawtooth Botanical Garden, Executive Director Carol’s Wildflower Garden – An Educational Display of Native Flora In progress
2016 Leslie Freeman and Murray Dalgleish, Superintendent/HS Principal Council Pond Butterfly and Moth Garden In progress
2016 Michael C. Rotter, Graduate Fellow, Northern Arizona University Insect Herbivores and Trait Evolution in Mimulus guttatus In progress
2016 Kay Beall, USFS Boise NF and Clark Fleege, Lucky Peak Nursery Manager Lucky Peak Nursery Monarch and Native Bee Garden In progress
2016 Friends of Deer Flat, Robert C. Christensen, President and Wendy Irwin, Volunteer Coordinator Native Sagebrush-Steppe Restoration at Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge In progress
2016 The Peregrine Fund’s World Center for Birds of Prey, Tate Mason, Education Coordinator Raptor Ridge Restoration Project In progress
2016 Kristen Gnojewski Sage International School Wetland In progress
2015 Hawthorne Elementary School, Boise, Idaho Hawthorne Elementary Native Habitat Teaching Garden In progress
2015 Lauren Studley, Project leader Idaho’s Flesh-eating Forbs, A Comprehensive Guide to Idaho’s Carnivorous Plants In progress
2014 Jeffrey P. Rose MS, PhD student, The University of Wisconsin, Madison Evolution and Biogeography of Polemonium (Polemoniaceae): the Polemonium pulcherrimum Species Complex in Idaho In progress
2014 Dr. Stephen Love, University of Idaho, Aberdeen R&E Center Acquisition of High Elevation, Dwarf and Compact Forms of Idaho Penstemon Species for Horticultural Use  Dec. 2014 Complete
2014 Rebecca Stubbs, PhD Student, Department of Biology, University of Florida Into the cold: Montane Idaho as refugium for alpine-arctic Micranthes (Saxifragaceae) Mar. 2016 Complete
2013 Bruneau Elementary School, Bruneau, Idaho, Amber Pearson, Principal; Brandi Lisle, Teacher An Outdoor Learning Environment Dec. 2015 Complete
2013 Pocatello Zoo, Pocatello, Idaho, Corrine Coffman Wild about Idaho’s Native Plants Sept. 2015 Complete
2012 Rockford Elementary, Blackfoot, Idaho, Julie Wada, Rockford PTA President Outdoor Classroom Initiative Dec. 2013 Complete
2012 Roosevelt Elementary, Boise, Idaho, Holly Beck, INPS member and Parent Outdoor Classroom Initiative May 2013 Complete
2012 Panhandle Animal Shelter, Ponderay, Idaho, Mandy G. Evans, Executive Director Native Plant Landscape Sept. 2015 Complete
2011 Rolling Hills Public Charter School, Boise Environmental Literacy and Living Classroom Initiative Project discontinued
2011 Idaho Museum of Natural History Replacing identification tags, outdoor exhibit Awaiting report
2010 Fred Rabe, Friends of the Clearwater Fortynine Meadows – Proposed RNA Feb. 2011 Complete
2010 Kinnikinnick NPS Landscaping with Native Plants in the Idaho Panhandle (book submitted) Dec. 2011 Complete
2010 Gail Bolin, Graduate Student – University of Idaho Native Plant Riparian Buffer Demonstration Site: Dover City Park, Dover, ID: Interpretive signs, brochures  N/A Complete
2010 Palouse Prairie School, Moscow Introducing Elementary School Students to the Native Plants of the Palouse Prairie Sept. 2012 Complete
2009 Gail Bolin, Graduate Student – University of Idaho Native Plant Riparian Buffer Demonstration Site: Dover City Park, Dover, ID May 2010 Complete
2009 John Crock Restore one-half acre Palouse Prairie along Latah Trail, east of Moscow,Idaho Project discontinued
2009 Danielle L Clay, Graduate Student, Boise State University Explore Potential Hybridizing of Indian Paintbrush (Castilleja Christii, Orobanchaeae) Using Molecular and Morphological Techniques. Dec. 2011 Complete
2008 Dylan Levy-Boyd, Graduate Student – Prescott College Macrofungi of the South Hills, Idaho Spring 2009 Complete
2008 Kay Beall, Boise National Forest, Idaho City District Mores Creek Summit and Rabbit Creek Interpretive Kiosks Project Winter 2008 Complete
2008 Sah-Wah-Be Chapter (Cathy Frischmann, Karl Holte, Janet Bala) Native Plant Guide to North Bannock County/Southeastern Idaho
2007 Ed Papenberg, Americorps Volunteer Coordinator Magic Valley Citizen Seed Harvest Project
2007 Stephen L. Love, University of Idaho Native Plant Germplasm Collection in the Seven Devils Region Winter 2008 Complete
2006 Stephen L. Love, University of Idaho Collection of Native Plant Germplasm for Use in Home Landscapes – Owyhee Mountains Winter 2006 Complete
2006 Kinnikinnick Chapter Lichens in a Conservation Context: Presentation and Field Excursion by Toby Spribille Winter 2006 Complete
2005 Kinnikinnick Chapter Forest Management and Lichens: Presentation and Field Excursion by Toby Spribille N/A Complete
2005 Sawtooth Botanical Garden Native Plants for High Elevation Western Gardens: A Lecture by Nancy R Morin N/A Complete