SHHS students focus energy on Foster Forest restoration
June 26, 2019
By Sean C. Morgan
Of The New Era
The Sweet Home High School natural resources program has taken up a off-and-on effort to turn the woods on the southeast side of Foster School into an outdoor classroom and park space.
Construction Trades teacher Dustin Nichol and Angela Clegg, the former education coordinator with the South Santiam Watershed Council, started the project about four years ago. Blake Manley and his natural resources students resumed the problem this year.
About a dozen students went out on May 24, before the school year ended, to remove vegetation and spread gravel on the pa...