April 2, 2015

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We’re back at Lake Merritt for another Litter Blitz!

This Saturday, April 4th, 2015 EarthTeam interns from Oakland High School will be hosting our Zero Litter Blitz at Lake Merritt! All ages and groups are invited to participate in this great day of citizen science. bring your cell phone, Instagram, and your curiosity. Litter bags, gloves, and other materials will be provided at the event. Come have fun supporting your community at Lake Merritt. Help us map litter around the lake, earn community service hours, and provide your thoughts on solutions to keeping...

March 6, 2015

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This Saturday EarthTeam interns from Oakland High School will be holding the first ever Litter Blitz at Lake Merritt in Oakland! All ages and groups are invited to participate in this great day of citizen science. Bring your cell phone, Instagram, and your curiosity. Litter bags, gloves and other materials will be provided at the event. Come have fun supporting your community at Lake Merritt. Help us map litter around the lake, get community service hours, and provide your thoughts on solutions to the litter issue.

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March 4, 2015

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Hello my name is Elijah Allen and my small group project is about monitoring storm drains around Oakland High.

I also took the challenge to adopt a storm drain by my house and keep it clean. Since adopting and monitoring the storm drains I have noticed there’s a lot of trash, especially around the Oakland high storm drains, but mainly from cigarettes and plastics such as chip...