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The Desert Springs Middle School in California
 
The Desert Springs Middle School in California
The students get name tags
 
The students get name tags
Full of enthusiasm we head for Pipes Canyon Preserve in Pioneer Town California
 
Full of enthusiasm we head for Pipes Canyon Preserve in Pioneer Town California
 The driver and the camaeraman do their job
 
The driver and the camaeraman do their job
While driving we see devastated deserts and the students start to understand why this project is necessary
 
While driving we see devastated deserts and the students start to understand why this project is necessary
Firestorms destroyed 94% of Pipes Canyon 30,000 acre in 2006
 
Firestorms destroyed 94% of Pipes Canyon 30,000 acre in 2006
The rangers  Jamie Hall, Rick Burkett and April Sall
 
The rangers Jamie Hall, Rick Burkett and April Sall
The notebooks with instructions
 
The notebooks with instructions
Teacher Steve Sandberg instructs his students
 
Teacher Steve Sandberg instructs his students
The students get the message
 
The students get the message
The whole experiment is being video taped
 
The whole experiment is being video taped
Everybody gets the parts of the box to assemble
 
Everybody gets the parts of the box to assemble
Volunteer  Ranger April Sall and Scientific Director Pete A\'Hearn
 
Volunteer Ranger April Sall and Scientific Director Pete A\'Hearn
Everybody assembles
 
Everybody assembles
The wick alongside the carton cardboard and the windprotectors plugged in
 
The wick alongside the carton cardboard and the windprotectors plugged in
The isolation plate installed
 
The isolation plate installed
Filming the wick
 
Filming the wick
Putting the cover well on top of the box
 
Putting the cover well on top of the box
Each two students write their names on the box
 
Each two students write their names on the box
Plus the name of the varieties and the date of planting
 
Plus the name of the varieties and the date of planting
Checking the data
 
Checking the data
The students walk to the planting place along the burned Joshua Trees
 
The students walk to the planting place along the burned Joshua Trees
Rick Burkett gives a last instruction
 
Rick Burkett gives a last instruction
The planting tools are ready look at the destroyed vegetation
 
The planting tools are ready look at the destroyed vegetation
Every two students get a pair of handtools
 
Every two students get a pair of handtools
Everybody walks to his planting place that is indicated with a flag with a number
 
Everybody walks to his planting place that is indicated with a flag with a number
The girls become planting experts
 
The girls become planting experts
Ranger Jamie Hall gives each team the prepared seed
 
Ranger Jamie Hall gives each team the prepared seed
Volunteer helps the students
 
Volunteer helps the students
The seed of Lepidospartum squanatum (Scalebroom) is really small
 
The seed of Lepidospartum squanatum (Scalebroom) is really small
The seed is sown in small planting holes on a distance of the openings in the carton cardboard
 
The seed is sown in small planting holes on a distance of the openings in the carton cardboard
Then the carton is put on the seed and we cover it with 5 cm of soil against drying out
 
Then the carton is put on the seed and we cover it with 5 cm of soil against drying out
Then the team nails the windprotectors to the soil
 
Then the team nails the windprotectors to the soil
Top concentrated
 
Top concentrated
The team mate does the other protector
 
The team mate does the other protector
The job is done
 
The job is done
Now we add 10 cm of soil to the outside side of the box so that the soil under the box doesn\'t dry out
 
Now we add 10 cm of soil to the outside side of the box so that the soil under the box doesn\'t dry out
Then we add 4 liters (1 gallon) of water in the centeropening and 16 liters (4 gallon) in box
 
Then we add 4 liters (1 gallon) of water in the centeropening and 16 liters (4 gallon) in box
The video team starts interviewing
 
The video team starts interviewing
Questions are patiently answered
 
Questions are patiently answered
The future film producers of Hollwood
 
The future film producers of Hollwood
 The students of Desert Palms Middle School salute you and ask you to follow their example to plant trees
 
The students of Desert Palms Middle School salute you and ask you to follow their example to plant trees
Detail of the Joshua Tree (Yucca brevifolia)
 
Detail of the Joshua Tree (Yucca brevifolia)
Deserts offer interesting plants this is the Coyote melon (Cucurbita palmata)
 
Deserts offer interesting plants this is the Coyote melon (Cucurbita palmata)
The parasite sand plant Pholisma arenarium
 
The parasite sand plant Pholisma arenarium
The seed of the Mojave Yucca (Yucca schidigera)
 
The seed of the Mojave Yucca (Yucca schidigera)
The beautiful Prickly Poppy (Argemone corymbosa)
 
The beautiful Prickly Poppy (Argemone corymbosa)
The Paper bag bush or bladdersage with thousands of seeds (Salazaria mexicana)
 
The Paper bag bush or bladdersage with thousands of seeds (Salazaria mexicana)
 
 
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