NORTH TAHOE STUDENTS STUDY HUMAN IMPACTS IN MARTIS VALLEY

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December 2016

Students from the North Tahoe Middle School conducted research projects to study how humans have impacted the geology and biology of Martis Valley.

Headwaters presents at TEDxTahoe City

September 2016

Headwaters Executive Director Meg Seifert to give a talk on our relationship with science and education at TEDxTahoe City September 17th.

North Tahoe Students Study Erosion In Their Backyard

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Measuring erosion at North Tahoe Middle School

June 2016

These 6th grade students at the North Tahoe Middle School designed research projects to learn how erosion works and impacts their school in the Lake Tahoe Basin.

Truckee Marine Biology Students Study Local Rivers

June 2016

An article on a Truckee High School class who designed projects to learn one two local streams contained different levels of aquatic insects.

Students Featured On NPR’s Science Friday

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Trout eggs developing
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Investigating the trout

May 2016

A newspaper article on the Kindergarten and 1st grade class at Donner Trail Elementary who had their research questions on Lahontan Cutthroat Trout published in NPR’s Science Friday Podcast.

Science Friday: Students Sample Trout Eggs To Learn About Fish Development

The Science Friday Podcast mentioned above and the “Take A Sample”program the Donner Trail students took a part of.

Give Back Tahoe Feature: Headwaters Science Institute

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Students researching the wetland

April 2016

A feature of Headwaters, it’s origins and mission, as part of Give Back Tahoe’s series on local non-profits.