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A Conservation Visionary At Last Honored By Obama Today

Change.org

by Jess Leber August 04, 2010 09:19 AM (PT) Topics: Environmental Activism, Forests, Wildlife

The year was 1955, long before national service had a model in the Peace Corps, and more than a decade before Earth Day even existed.

Liz, then a senior at Vassar College, read a...Read more

SCA Founder Elizabeth Cushman Titus Putnam Receives 2010 Presidential Citizens Medal -- First Conservationist Ever to Earn Honor

SCA

President Obama awards Citizens Medal to SCA Founder(WASHINGTON, D.C.)—-Elizabeth Cushman Titus Putnam, who launched the American conservation service movement more than 50 years ago...Read more

Youth tend trails this summer

Pacifica Tribune

By Jane Northrop - Pacifica Tribune Staff Writer

Rakes and pitchforks in hand, local youth widened the overgrown Hazelnut Trail in San Pedro Valley Park this month and fulfilled other tasks at the direction of...Read more

Monumental piles of trash

The Explorer Newspaper

By Randy Metcalf, The Explorer

Note from SCA: ...Read more

SCA Members have fun building trails in Hunterdon parks

NJ Star-Ledger

From the NJ Star-Ledger

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — Twenty-two teenagers...Read more

Help SCA and the Pittsburgh Pirates Plant a Community Garden

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Please...Read more

SCA Students working to restore Angeles National Forest after Station Fire

Pasadena Star-News

See photos and article on Pasadena Star-News

ANGELES NATIONAL FOREST - Pasadena native Katsu Che Frausto has a “cool” summer job that involves hiking steep trails, working in stifling heat and finding the...Read more

SCA and NRG Energy Power Up Youth Conservation Programs

News12 and EarthTimes

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Students to learn about invasive exotic plants

St. Augustine Record

PONTE VEDRA BEACH — The Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council has awarded a grant to the Friends of the Reserve on behalf of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve (GTM NERR). The grant will assist the Student...Read more

SCA Detroit is Back with Green Jobs Program

Press Release

DETROIT, July 12 PRNewswire Eighty Detroit public high school students are participating in the Conservation Leadership Corps (CLC) - a summer...Read more

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