Hillside Sign

  • Work with professionals to design and make 2 signs
    • History and role of prairies in Iowa
    • Benefits of native plants, how to plant native plants, the stages of reconstructing prairie

What are the goals of the sign?
  • To inform people about the history of the Ames High prairie.
  • What we're doing to improve the area. 
  • what changes need to be made. 
  • what we plan on doing in the future. 
  • how to maintain the changes in the area after our part is done.

What do we need on the signs in order to achieve these goals?
  • Bright colors 
  • not too much writing 
  • big font 
  • Pictures
  • species
  • Title 
  • map of the area (you are here)