Antioch High School

September 26, 2017

Screen Shot 2017-10-06 at 12.05.37 PM.png

Earth Team is back at Antioch High School for another year of restoration and monitoring work! Phillip Drobnicki the new campus coordinator for Antioch High presented to over 10 classes reaching over 100+ students for these years program. After receiving over 30 applications we narrowed it down to 14 amazing interns!

Our team spent our first meeting getting to know one...

September 18, 2017

Screen Shot 2017-09-18 at 11.09.37 AM

On August 7, 2017, Marco and Jeremiah, Antioch 2016-2017 Interns, presented their years work to the DOW Community Advisory Panel (CAP). Interns specifically highlighted how the grant funds were used for the project and their experiences working out on the Wetlands participating and leading restoration activities.

Screen Shot 2017-09-18 at 11.07.26 AM

The Community Advisory Board was very responsive and were extremely grateful to see how hard our Antioch students have been working throughout the year. Earth Team is looking...

March 8, 2017

IMG_3497

***Student Blog***

AHS Earth Team with Program Associate, Julia Dorosh.

February 25 was the day of the action packed trip to the yes conference. The

IMG_3482Program Associate setting up with Oakland Tech interns for their 3 Bin system presentation.

<span ''>YES conference is a place where youth can meet and discuss things happening in our environment. The day was very enlightening as we talked to empowered youth willing to learn about the environment. We went in to different conferences in which we were taught about the...

February 15, 2017

IMG_3402.JPG

Interns spent their weekly meeting this Valentine’s Day testing water samples from 4 different locations, Lake Merritt in Oakland, Antioch Marina, stormwater runoff near Antioch High, and tap water from Antioch High. Parameters tested were dissolved oxygen, pH, conductivity, temperature, turbidity, and salinity. Interns learned how to conduct WQ testing and what each parameter indicates and how it can affect species. As well as differences in salinity in Bay Water closer to the Pacific Ocean. Interns first hypothesized what they believed the pH and dissolved oxygen levels would be in each sample, after...