Pinole Valley High School

September 30, 2016

 

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PVHS Earth Team Interns 2016-2017

Say HELLO to the official 2016-2017 Pinole Valley High Earth Team interichmondshorelinerns. This wonderful team has already beganto make an impact by educating community members...

September 30, 2016

 

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PVHS Earth Team Interns 2016-2017

Say HELLO to the official 2016-2017 Pinole Valley High Earth Team interichmondshorelinerns. This wonderful team has already beganto make an impact by educating community members...

February 18, 2016

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In January and February of 2016, our Pinole Valley High School interns have had the opportunity to work with EBMUD Ranger Virginia Northrop to harvest and stake Willow plants in the headwaters of Pinole Creek. Over the course of four visits, interns learned about the history of restoration projects on the land owned by EBMUD, harvested willow for future staking projects, and staked willow into two waterways to limit erosion with the intention to keep sediment from entering Pinole Creek. With their new skills, our interns will be able to harvest willow from around...

December 14, 2015

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Last week, EarthTeam interns from Pinole Valley High School hosted a litter removal along the stretch of creek adjacent to their high school. It had been raining heavily throughout the prior days, but we were treated to a break in the storm, perfectly timed for the end of the school day, and the beginning of the cleanup.

EarthTeam interns passed out trash bags, gloves, and litter pickers to the students who had heard about the pickup from their classmates during classroom announcements, or over the loud speaker. As they walked down the trail, they...