Students launch handcrafted boats onto Hoyt Lake

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) - Students at Riverside Academy in Buffalo launched handcrafted 15-foot-long wooden boats onto the waters of Hoyt Lake. 

The students started out with plans on how to build the boat from scratch and a stack of raw materials. Under the guidance of the Buffalo Maritime Center, students were able to assemble and build the boats.

According to the Buffalo Maritime Center, students used real-life applications including math, science and engineering to build these boats. 

Take WKBW Everywhere, on all your devices.  Download below!

Phone or Tablet: Apple, Android
Set-top Device: Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV
Amazon Alexa

Personalize your news, get the latest 7 First Alert Forecast, and watch 7 Eyewitness News video wherever, whenever.

Learn more here about what 7 Eyewitness News provides on all these devices.
Print this article Back to Top