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News - July 20, 2012

Sea Scout building in Baylands launches new life

Environmental Volunteers open new headquarters Sunday as center for science education

by Helen Carefoot

At the ship-shaped EcoCenter in the Palo Alto Baylands, portholes serve as windows on the marshland home of the California clapper rail and the sand piper. Above the windows, the poet e.e. Cummings' words dance: "The world is mud-luscious and puddle wonderful."

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