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Urban Outdoor Research and Learning Lab – Ohlone College, Newark, California

by Geoffrey on November 25, 2011

November 15, 2011.  Many volunteers, including students, Waste Management Inc staff, and others participated to build the Urban Outdoor Research and Learning Lab at Ohlone College, Newark, California.  Perfect weather!

The site, Before

The site, Before

Spreading organic compost

Spreading organic compost

Planter boxes fabricated from salvaged redwood, lined with recycled poly, waiting for recycled soil

Planter boxes fabricated from salvaged redwood, lined with recycled poly, waiting for recycled soil

Ohlone College students unloading recycled soil

Ohlone College students unloading recycled soil

Filled planter boxes

Four sets of planter boxes filled with four different experimental recycled soils (growth media)

The site, after

The site, after

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