Environmental News


“Adopt a Tree” campaign

“Adopt a Tree” campaign

USAG Ansbach Building & Grounds Division, together with the Cross Functional Team (CFT), is considering a garrison-wide “Adopt a Tree” campaign.

July 15, 2019 ×
Green corner: Beewraps = Sustainable wrapping paper

Green corner: Beewraps = Sustainable wrapping paper

Fruits, vegetables, bread, leftovers or sandwiches for lunch break can be wrapped in a home-wrapped alternative to plastic or aluminum – beeswax wrapping paper.

July 14, 2019 ×
Bike Repair Stands, Cycling in Ansbach

Bike Repair Stands, Cycling in Ansbach

As part of the MakerSpace grant the Ansbach Library had three bicycle stands installed around the garrison. The stands are available to everyone and located at the Library on Bleidorn, the Youth Center on Katterbach and the Von Steuben Community Center on Bismarck.

June 24, 2019 ×
Environmental Newsletter – June 2019

Environmental Newsletter – June 2019

June 15, 2019 ×
Earth Day project brings U.S. and German children together

Earth Day project brings U.S. and German children together

USAG Ansbach’s Environmental Office hosted a project day with about 170 U.S. and German elementary students at Soldiers Lake on Urlas April 30, 2019 in observance of Earth Day.

April 30, 2019 ×
USAG Ansbach celebrates Arbor Day

USAG Ansbach celebrates Arbor Day

Arbor Day is a reoccurring date in the garrison’s calendar; this year, about 40 children, second-graders from Ansbach Elementary School and homeschooled students, gathered at the Fire Training Center on Urlas to plant several fruit trees with the help of the Environmental Management Division.

April 26, 2019 ×
Ansbach City Cycling: Stadtradeln

Ansbach City Cycling: Stadtradeln

The city of Ansbach is hosting a cycling campaign, inviting residents to “cycle for a good climate.” USAG Ansbach community members are invited to participate.

April 12, 2019 ×
Environmental Newsletter – April 2019

Environmental Newsletter – April 2019

April 12, 2019 ×
Plastic-free week kicks off April 21

Plastic-free week kicks off April 21

USAG Ansbach kicks off its second annual Plastic-Free Week April 21 at the Urlas Shopping Center. The garrison-wide initiative centers on the reduction of plastic products used on a daily basis.

April 11, 2019 ×
Environmental Newsletter – December 2018

Environmental Newsletter – December 2018

Learn all about the chestnut and how to dispose of your holiday tree.

December 11, 2018 ×