Alameda High School

February 13, 2017

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*Student Blog* 

On Saturday Feb, 4, 2017 our team went to Oyster bay, a park that used to be a landfill.  We were not the only school there but Alameda Earth Team was also there to help.  Pamela Bietz a Resource analyst for the East Bay Regional Park District( EBRPD) was there explaining to us our tasks for the day.  

There were lots of trees planted from last time we came, since it is still winter there was a lot of wind and rain that had pushed...

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...

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.

The...