Environmental News


USAG Ansbach community member has overwhelming impact on the garrison beekeeping program

USAG Ansbach community member has overwhelming impact on the garrison beekeeping program

The USAG Ansbach beekeeping program has grown five fold over the past year, with the addition of one dedicated and enthusiastic member.

June 18, 2020 ×

Routine Legionella sampling completed

The Directorate of Public Works completed a garrison-wide Legionella sampling for drinking water this week in the Illesheim area, and the Ansbach area is scheduled for May 26-29.

May 26, 2020 ×
Every day is Arbor Day in USAG Ansbach

Every day is Arbor Day in USAG Ansbach

The work of garrison arborists never stops. Year round, certified and experienced tree specialists care for USAG Ansbach’s tree population.

April 24, 2020 ×

U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach delivers PFAS report

ANSBACH, Germany (Jan. 10, 2020) — Personnel from U.S. Army…

January 14, 2020 ×
Close up pouring purified fresh drink water from the bottle on table in living room

USAG Ansbach drinking water tested safe against lead

The U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach Directorate of Public Works (DPW) sampled water from the Urlas Family Housing Area, Ansbach Elementary School, and Katterbach Fitness Center in July.

October 24, 2019 ×

Findings of Remedial Investigation/Feasibility Study at former Fire Department Training Site at Katterbach Kaserne

ANSBACH, Germany (Aug. 20, 2019) — U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach…

August 20, 2019 ×
Environmental Newsletter – August 2019

Environmental Newsletter – August 2019

August 5, 2019 ×
Daniel Woernlein, Environmental Protection Specialist with USAG Ansbach's Department of Public Work's Environmental Management Division, and Heather Forsberg, a graduate of the beekeeper's training, scrape the wax caps from the honeycomb as part of the honey extraction process at the U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach firefighting training center July 24.

Beekeeper students celebrate graduation, honey harvest in Ansbach

The U.S. Army Garrison Ansbach’s Environmental Management Division (EMD) celebrated its first ever honey festival with newly graduated class of beekeeper students at the Environmental Education Center on Urlas Kaserne July 24.

July 25, 2019 ×
“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 ×