Alameda High School

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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November 15, 2016
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Earth Team interns with EPRD Ranger’s Gabriel, and Pamela.

This Saturday Earth Team interns worked with East Bay Regional Park District’s (EBRPD) Oyster Bay Regional Shoreline Manager, Pamela Beitz, to plant 21 native Californian fauna at Oyster Bay Regional Shoreline in San Leandro. The most notable plant that interested and challenged interns the most was the Torrey Pine, an endangered...

November 4, 2016
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Interns, Julie Vu and Yoojin Choi, conducting litter assessment.

Alameda High Earth Team interns spent this week conducting a Litter Assessment of Crown Memorial Beach in Alameda. Interns worked in teams, one was in charge of data recording, and the other trash collecting. Each piece of litter was recorded and entered directly into National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Marine Debris...

September 30, 2016
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Interns discussing and studying flora at Crown Memorial Beach.

Alameda High Earth Team interns spent their last meeting walking Crown Memorial Beach and identifying native, non-native, and invasive plants. Interns learned that many plants identified were non-native and invasive plants that do no occur at Crown Memorial Beach naturally, and were introduced to this area. Interns enjoyed researching and...