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70 Young Adults Selected as NPS Centennial Volunteer Ambassadors

WASHINGTON, DC – A group of 70 energetic, young adults are leading an effort to connect people to their national parks and public lands in support of the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary in 2016.

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American Express Announces Grant to SCA to Help Preserve More Than 200,000 Acres of Parkland

Program kicks off with a ‘Servabration’ in honor of the National Park Service’s 99th Birthday on the National...Read more

More Than Measurement: Changing Lives with SCA

Search Institute

By Kate Hagner, Program Quality Manager, Student Conservation Association

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Cape Canaveral National Seashore's Mosquito Bay, where SCA Crews are working

Teens learn conservation at Cape Canaveral National Seashore

Daytona Beach News-Journal

NEW SMYRNA BEACH – With a mission of building the next generation of conservation leaders and inspire stewardship of the environment, 12 teens spent six weeks learning and working at Cape Canaveral National Seashore this summer.

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Hazelwood Play Trail will be first in the city with 10 (very cool) playscapes

Next Pittsburgh

Fred Rogers understood play as a serious teacher of valuable life lessons, calling it “the true work of childhood.”

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Hannah Dustin Memorial Site in Boscawen NH, where SCA members are cleaning brush

Group works to clean up brush at Hannah Dustin Memorial site

Concord Monitor

Trevor Nelson stood on the Hannah Dustin Memorial site island Thursday morning and looked through the trees lining the island, out to the Merrimack River near its convergence with the Contoocook River.

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An SCA Crew Member surveys his bright future stewarding our natural lands

Search Institute: SCA Impact on Youth

SCA Experience Fuel Continuous Growth in High School Crew Participants

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Park Ranger and SCA Alum Millie Jimenez with her colleagues

Park Ranger Millie Jimenez Can Help You Plan Your Next Summer Getaway

Latina

As summer winds down, take a weekend to explore some of the hidden gems right outside your backyard. No need to travel abroad to get a taste of the true majesty of nature: America’s National Parks offer some of the best landscapes and outdoor adventures in the world.

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SCA Invasive plant removal interns ponder the enormity of their task at Kenai Fjords National Park

A Day in the Life at Kenai Fjords NP

Seward City News

I wake up every day and walk outside into a postcard. Kenai Fjords National Park is one of the most spectacular natural places I have ever seen.

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Coyote and feral horses at Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota where SCA Interns are working

Stepping outside for a career

The Dickenson Press

MEDORA — When asked why university-aged interns at Theodore Roosevelt National Park packed their possessions and came to North Dakota for the summer, most said the decision was a “first step” towards a career in the outdoors.

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