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Monthly Archives: June 2016


Dead Plants

The weather seemed pretty good it wasn’t that hot it was kind of a chill day but the sun was hot if your in a shade your safe but if u were not in the shade then it’s really bad…

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Week 13 Recap: Getting in the Groove

Data collection this week seemed to go remarkably well – the data were collected quickly and efficiently, and folks seemed pretty confident about the measurements they were taking. Amazingly, the entire data set for the week was collected in about…

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6/15 and 6/16 Visits to Santa Barbara

Hello and happy Summer!         I am pleased to say that we finally had enough time and volunteers to get all six sites this round of data collection. On 6/15, Dr.Villablanca, Salvador and I made the first successful…

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Today was a good day

Today June 21, 2016. Today my teammate was Jacky and Shaili, it was really hot but thanks to miss Karen swan that she gave us bottles to drink water from. we got about 29 milkweeds to measure them. We were done…

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MMILC Monitoring Week #2 by Jacob C.

    This week was my first week of monitoring ever since last year since I did motor during last year with people like Shaili and Emma, who are veterans at monitoring. Fortunately my group picked up on monitoring pretty…

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Hard work

Last week June 14, 2016 my first time doing motoring it was exciting. I liked it even thought it was hot it was something new for me, there wasn’t nothing I dislike besides the hot weather and the hunger hit…

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Second Week Monitoring

As a blogger this week, it was quite an experience to see the interesting things that were on the milkweeds with my team. I saw a monarch egg on the edge of a milkweed leaf being surrounded by some Lacewing…

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My Adventure of Monitoring

 June 14, 2016, Milkweed Monitoring. It was my first time doing something like that, I did learn many new things I would say, I learn how to use the tools inside the kit box. It was pretty fun using them…

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Week 12: The GGI has arrived.

This was the first week for the Growing Green crew on the MMMILC Project. We had previously done an all-day training session on Saturday, with time to practice the measurements and ask questions, and everyone in attendance was certified to collect data…

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Recap for Week 11, the last week for DHS 2016

This was the last week for DHS, and it was surely a busy one for many of you, with graduation and summer plans coming together. Congrats to the graduating seniors among you, and good luck in all your future endeavors!…

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