Antioch High School

November 15, 2017

IMG_0646In mid October, San Lorenzo High interns joined Oakland Tech and Antioch High at the Brower Awards ceremony in San Francisco. This annual event highlights the work of youth around the country who have achieved many great things while working on a variety of environmental projects. Our interns listened to the winners give speeches and were inspired by many of the projects. Here is what one...

November 13, 2017

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On November 4, 2017 Alhambra’s Earth Team rallied up the troops early on a Saturday Morning (their homecoming) to come lend a helping hand to Richmond’s Earth Team at Wanlass Park.  23414652_10211112639228948_1866906492_nWhat a hard working group they proved to be!  23318589_10211112637068894_39924328_nRichmond led the way, this not being their first rodeo, teaching Alhambra the tricks to the trade of tree planting.  Interns were charged with digging 1′ x 3′ holes in extremely uncooperative soil that they used to plant...

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...