Academy Youth Launch Plastics Social Media Campaign

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Youth clean up Ocean Beach
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On Saturday, April 20, in conjunction with the Academy’s Earth Day festivities, a group of high school youth will unveil their “call to action” for visitors and members of the community to solve plastic pollution issues and make a critical difference in the ecological landscape of San Francisco. As part of the Academy’s Digital Learning program, the teens have collaborated with Academy experts and local businesses to conduct their own data-driven investigations into plastic pollution in and around Golden Gate Park. Join them to learn how you can become a part of the solution!

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Youth in the Pearson Young Scientists "Problem with Plastics" program unveil their plastics social media campaign. Public welcome, refreshments provided!
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Saturday, April 20, 2013 - 14:30
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On Saturday, April 20, in conjunction with the Academy’s Earth Day festivities, a group of high school youth will unveil their “call to action” for visitors and members of the community to solve plastic pollution issues and make a critical difference in the ecological landscape of San Francisco. As part of the Academy’s Digital Learning program, the teens have collaborated with Academy experts and local businesses to conduct their own data-driven investigations into plastic pollution in and around Golden Gate Park. Join them to learn how you can become a part of the solution!