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A Wilderness Ranger, Age 21

NY Times Green

“I had come seeking physical work and the outdoors, and I received it in full, complete with starry nights, sweeping vistas of thunderstorms coming my way across vast valleys, and the pleasure of falling asleep in a pitched tent to the sound of aspen leaves blowing in the wind.”By Max Bearak -...Read more

Make the Call to Save Service on Sept.15!

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National service programs, like AmeriCorps, are at risk
In the next few weeks, Congress must identify $3 trillion in federal budget cuts and by all accounts the funds for national and community service are primed for elimination.
Youth service strengthens individuals and...Read more

SCA Crew wraps up work on new trail to Griffith Peak

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Original post on Las Vegas Review-Journal.

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Caring for national parks offers great adventure

Charlotte Observer

Originally posted on the Charlotte Observer. By Helen SchwabFor three summers now, Morgan Eudy, 18, of Monroe, has spent weeks creating and rebuilding hiking trails, constructing foot bridges and supporting archaeologists in restoring one ancient trail from the Pacific Ocean to Lake Becharof, in...Read more

Scientists spend their nights tagging sea turtles

Virgin Islands Daily News

Original Article From Virgin Islands Daily News, By Joy Blackburn (DAILY NEWS STAFF)The Buck Island nesting project has allowed the Park Service to see, over the years, what is happening with the sea turtle population that nests on Buck Island.For instance, a population spike occurred in 2000,...Read more

SCA Hails National Parks' Call to Action

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View the full plan

Parks’ Second Century Focus on Youth, Diversity, and Career Paths Lauded as “Key to Keeping the Public in ‘Public Lands’ ”(WASHINGTON, D.C.

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Two years after Station Fire, SCA crews restore Angeles Forest

Daily News LA

Original Article From Daily News LA, By C.J.

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SCA seeks new applicants for Alumni Council in 2012

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Are you an SCA alum whose served in the last six years?Are you interested in being a service and conservation leader?Submit an application by 9/10/2011 to join the alumni council.In SCA’s 50th year, we launched the SCA Alumni Council to be a voice for alumni within SCA and to lead the...Read more

Wilderness Risk Management Conference

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SCA’s Laura Herrin at WRMC ‘10Photo: Brian FabelThis year’s conference will take place in Boston, MA October 5-7Since the very first gathering in 1994, the Wilderness Risk Management Conference has grown to be an annual focal point where the leaders in wilderness risk management...Read more

Trail Crews Peak On Kanaka

A News Cafe

Originally published on August 11, 2011 on A News CafeBy Paul ShigleyWe serious journalists would never write a story simply as an excuse to run a photograph.

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