• Jake demonstrates how to evaluate soil composition.
  • Jake talks to AmeriCorps members about adobe preservation.
  • Many tasks coincide during brick making.
  • Workers mix adobe dirt, sand, straw, and water to the correct consistency.

Death Valley National Park, Cow Creek Perimeter

​Cow Creek perimeter wall encloses maintenance facilities at Death Valley National Park. Civilian Conservation Corps constructed the wall between 1940-1942. Cornerstones partners with the park to host trainings for AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps and other volunteers. The training focuses on reconstruction, restoration, and repair of the wall.

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