Antioch High School

November 1, 2017

Picture1Starting on Saturday, November 4th, Antioch interns will begin participating in adaptive management efforts at the Upper Sand Creek Basin in Antioch.  The flood basin is managed by the Flood Control District, and provides wetland habitat to a wide variety of species.  The volunteer-planted willows and native plans provide natural water filtration, improving the quality of urban runoff as it flows from South Antioch storm drains into...

September 26, 2017

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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

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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.

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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

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***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...