Camp Restore – New Orleans Photos: Week of Jan. 8, 2017

January 19th, 2017 by in Photo Galleries, The Latest
2017-1-8-Photos from Camp Restore

Jan. 19, 2017- We’ve had a tremendous Winter Break thus far and hope you have, too!

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K+10: Restoration is a Two-Way Street

April 29th, 2015 by in Blogs, The Latest
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April 29, 2015- Since 2006, over 25,000 volunteers of all ages, coming from all 50 states and upwards of 30 foreign countries, have called Camp Restore home. Here are some themes from the past decade of volunteering.

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Photos from Camp – Week of April 19, 2015

April 27th, 2015 by in Photo Galleries, The Latest
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April 27, 2015- From the wetlands to drywalling to the Lower 9 Senior Center and more, we had a huge range of projects in play last week!

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Photos from NOLA – Week of March 8, 2015

March 15th, 2015 by in Photo Galleries, The Latest
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March 15, 2015- A few (actually lots of) spring showers didn’t slow down last week’s volunteers! We had 19 different groups working simultaneously across a huge range of projects!

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Photos from Camp – Week of March 1, 2015

March 9th, 2015 by in Photo Galleries, The Latest
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March 1, 2015- Spring break is in full swing! In addition to our own construction projects, volunteers are partnering with nonprofits all over the city including the St. Bernard Wetlands Foundation, The St. Bernard Project, New Orleans Mission and more!

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K+10: Tree Planting and Wetlands Restoration

March 5th, 2015 by in Blogs, The Latest
St Bernard Wetlands Foundation Tree Planting

March 5, 2015- Levees aren’t the only means of protecting areas from hurricanes. Wetlands – especially tree-filled swamps – are natural barriers that can be highly effective at blocking storm surge (when healthy), and it was within such an environment that New Orleans was first built.

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Volunteer Photos- Week of Jan. 5, 2015

January 11th, 2015 by in Photo Galleries, The Latest
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Jan. 11, 2015- We started the year off right with a great week of volunteering all over the New Orleans area! Great job and thank you everybody!

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Photos from Camp Restore – December 2014

December 23rd, 2014 by in Photo Galleries, The Latest
St Bernard Tree Planting

December 23, 2014- From planting trees in the wetlands to decorating trees at the Lower 9 Senior Center, it’s been a great month!

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K+10: New Orleans Levees and Flood Protection

November 10th, 2014 by in Blogs, The Latest
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November 10, 2014- New Orleans was devastated by floodwaters from Hurricane Katrina in 2005 due to multiple levee failures; moving forward, improvements are being made along multiple lines of defense in order to effectively manage the risk from large storms.

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Photos from Camp Restore – April 2014

May 5th, 2014 by in Photo Galleries, The Latest
April 2014 French Quarter Fest

May 5, 2014- April showers bring… lots of volunteering in April!

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