Richmond High School Urban Forestry

November 4, 2015

bill of rights photo 2

On November 2, 2015 Urban Forestry students gathered on a rainy day to reflect on all the benefits that trees provide our communities. These young leaders reflected on how it is our right as members of our community to have clean air, shade to sit under and aesthetic beauty where we live. Students together created an “Urban Forestry Bill of Rights” for their campus, using their voice to represent the whole campus and advocate for their project. Here is our final list!

Richmond High...

October 27, 2015

arbor day 1

EarthTeam Interns at Richmond High School have been working hard inside the classroom learning the ins and outs of urban forestry and on Saturday  they finally got their feet wet. On Saturday, October 24th, eleven interns came out to support Make A Difference Day at John F Kennedy Park in Richmond, CA. Our interns focused on tree plantings along the street side. Read below to see some of the student’s reflections!

“We went to Kennedy Park to plant trees. I enjoyed it because I was in...

September 18, 2015

September UF design

Lots of info coming soon on the EarthTeam Urban Forestry Project. Stay tuned!