Alameda High School

February 13, 2017

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Alameda Earth Team continues to work with East Bay Regional Park Staff (EBRPD) staff to help restore parks in their local community. For the last month interns have been working rain or shine on Thursdays at Crown Memorial Beach helping EBRPD staff member, Ross Mitchell, turn the entrance into a drought tolerant native plant garden that will attract native pollinators and birds. It will help bring additional natural wonder to the already beautiful East Bay park located alongside the SF Bay. The park futures beautiful views of San Francisco, and plenty opportunities to...

January 20, 2017

IMG_3014.jpgAlameda Earth Team will now be spending their Thursday after school time helping to restore Crown Memorial Beach with the East Bay Regional Park District. Interns will be working with EBRPD staff member Ross Mitchell to remove invasive species from various locations around Crown Memorial Beach and planting native species. These native species will provide habitat for native birds and other species, helping make Crown Memorial Beach the ultimate birding location.

Interns are still continuing to help restore Oyster Bay Regional Shoreline during their weekend field days. Interns will be hosting a Community Restoration...

January 3, 2017

Alameda interns finished the first semester of their internship by completing a lighthearted environmental PSA video about waste and how it can affect the the bay shown above.. Interns were inspired to create the video to show their peers, after conducting their very own waste audit. The data from the audit surprised interns and pushed them to change the numbers, and see significant differences by the end of this new semester. Interns were pleased to discover that their student body was very productive and accurate with disposing of compost material in...

December 12, 2016

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Alameda Earth Team interns joined San Lorenzo interns early this month to plant 20 additional trees at Oyster Bay Regional Shoreline in San Leandro. Interns were challenged physically in order to oyster_trailmapplant the trees, but the reward was far greater than the loss of energy.

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