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SCA's Liz Putnam Receives the Corps Network's Legacy Achievement Award

Seattle PI

Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) February 12, 2012

Liz Putnam, who launched the American conservation service movement more than 50 years ago with the founding of the Student Conservation Association (SCA), was presented with The Corps Network’s Legacy Achievement Award at the...Read more

SCA member Tai Schroeder named one of the DC's top two youth volunteers for 2012

Business Wire

District of Columbia’s Top Two Youth Volunteers Selected in 17th Annual National Awards Program

Washington students earn $1,000 awards and engraved medallions

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A Story of Conservation and Leadership: Jeff Chen '06

SCA Video

The best ideas are often inspired by nature. Mine came to me while I served as an SCA intern at Yosemite. SCA enabled me to understand the connection between myself and my impact on the land. Interning at Yosemite, I...Read more

USDA Blog: Forests in Arizona Train Veterans

USDA

Reblogged from the USDA Blog. Article by Candra Berg, U.S. Forest Service Office of Communication.

Civilian life is unlike that of military life in the service. Two forests, the Apache-...Read more

American Water's 125th Anniversary Education Campaign Helped Raise Public Awareness of the Value of Water

MarketWatch.com

VOORHEES, N.J., Jan 26, 2012 (BUSINESS WIRE) — On the heels of its 125th Anniversary year, American Water is revealing the results of a year-long, nationwide campaign to educate and raise awareness about the value of water. The nation’s largest publicly traded water and wastewater...Read more

Join SCA in Seattle on Jan 11 to Celebrate the Elwha Dam Removal

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SCA alum and Elwha River dam community affairs intern Evan Escamilla will also be on hand to celebrate the dismantling of two dams blocked for nearly 100 years.


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Biologist dedicates her life to raising Kemp's ridley turtles, saving a species

Caller-Times

By Mark Collette, Caller-Times (excerpted)

CORPUS CHRISTI - For 31 years, one woman has been a savior, advocate, dogged researcher, champion and mother for a creature that once teetered on the brink of...Read more

SCA's Laura Herrin named to federal panel Shaping 21st Century Youth Conservation Corps

SCA

Herrin to recommend strategies for expanding national service and career opportunities for young people

(WASHINGTON, DC) December 15, 2011- The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and stewardship, has announced the appointment of SCA...Read more

Veterans get wildland fire training to help transition back to civilian life

The Daily Courier

By Joanna Dodder Nellans, This article originally appeared on The Daily Courier

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SCA endorses Obama Nomination of Wendy Spencer to Lead CNCS

SCA

(WASHINGTON, D.C. - October 25, 2011) - The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and stewardship, today endorsed President Obama...Read more

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