Antioch High School

October 3, 2018

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Abigail Gamble – My name is Abby. I joined Earth Team last year because I love nature and I wanted to protect our environment. I enjoyed it so much last year that I joined again! This year I’m excited to continue our projects, go into nature, and go on the camping trips. Fun Fact: I love art

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September 19, 2018

Earth Team is back at Antioch High School for another year of hard work and fun! This year Itzel will be the campus coordinator for Earth Team interns at Antioch High.

Our team spent the first meeting getting to know one another, participating in team building activities, setting group agreements for the year, and learning about program logistics. Students shared that they are most excited about the multitude of outdoor activities planned this year. 

We look forward to the great year ahead of us at Antioch High School!

LEADERSHIP I STEWARDSHIP I SERVICE ...

June 6, 2018

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The year has come to an end! This year Antioch Earth Team met 42 times, completing over 120 hours of education and training. Meetings including 22 class visits, 17 field visits, and a public event that they hosted! Together, we reached over 334 community members and classmates.  The team planted 295 native plants, administered 30 water quality tests, and removed 8,300 square feet of invasive species!

The highlights of our project were..

  • Freshman Field Trip to the Antioch Dunes: Interns, in partnership with US Fish and Wildlife Service professionals, lead a day
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June 6, 2018

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For their last two field visits of the year, Antioch Earth Team headed out to the Antioch Dunes for a last push of restoration efforts before butterflies begin appearing in late August.  On one day, interns assisted Louis Terrazas in planting around 80 Antioch Dunes Evening Primroses in a site that had been cleared of invasive vegetation.

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