Antioch High School

November 29, 2017

IMG_2018.JPGAntioch High Earth Team suited up in ponchos to do restoration and water testing in the rain.  The group of environmental leaders from Antioch High School is focusing their effort this semester on restoration in the Upper Sand Creek Basin.  They spent this particular Saturday testing water at various locations along Sand Creek.

The water in this basin flows in from Sand Creek as well...

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.

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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...