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Massachusetts LEAF Slideshow

See how six students from New York City environmental high schools and their mentors spent their summer in Massachusetts.

Repairing trails and boardwalks in the Berkshires.

Getting to know the trees and each other in the Berkshires.

Zipping through the trees on ZOAR Outdoors Canopy Tours in Charlemont, Mass.

The Berkshires crew researched, designed and produced a kiosk for a trail at the Drury Preserve.

Enjoying a mountaintop view of the Berkshires.

Nice setting for LEAF interns, but there was plenty of hard work and learning, too.

Hauling exclosure fences across a Martha's Vineyard beach.

On the Vineyard, they made necklaces from the bounty of the sea.

A major kudzu root, an invasive plant that the Vineyard LEAF interns tackled.

The Vineyard's environment will breathe a bit easier without kudzu here.

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