Alhambra High School

October 5, 2017

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This year, Alhambra High Earth Team has been tasked with assessing and educating the community about the litter problem on Rumrill Blvd.  They are working with the City of San Pablo and the EPA on the Rumrill Project.  On Thursday 9/28/17 the Earth Team visited the first litter hotspot of interest to collect baseline data in regards to the major sources and causes of pollution in the...

September 26, 2017

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Earth Team is back at Alhambra High School for another exciting year of hard work community engagement, and of course fun! Alhambra High Campus Coordinator Jordan DeSilva presented with fellow Earth Team staff members to 17 classes and reached over 470 students for this years program recruitment. After receiving over 50 applications we narrowed it down to 14 mean, green,...

June 27, 2017

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On Thursday, June 22nd, Interns from San Lorenzo High, Antioch High, Alameda High, Oakland High, Albany High, and Alhambra High joined together for a Summer Camping trip to the beautiful Bodega Bay area! This trip was unique to some of our past outings, with a total of 15 participants creating a closeness and unity within the small group....

March 17, 2017

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Litter Surveys using Earth Team’s Zerolitter app

Alhambra Earth Team interns did not waste any time learning about our Zerolitter app. Inspired by  the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Marine Debris Tracker, Earth Team interns now have the ability to track not only how many pieces of litter they pick up but also the litter type as well (plastics, glass, metal, etc.).

Students...