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Gary workshop teaches benefits of rain barrels

Post-Tribune

Visitors to the recent Rain Barrel and Rain Garden Workshop at the Douglas Environmental Center in Gary gained more than just information about recycling water and building a rain garden. They also learned exactly what to plant in those gardens, and received a rain barrel for their home....Read more

Getting to know a local park a little bit better

Mother Nature Network

By Allie Taylor, SCA Crew Leader, for MNN.com

SCA is employing Milwaukee teens to maintain county parks

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Going Half-Way

The Non-Profit Times

The Student Conservation Association (SCA) allows high school and college students on conservation projects, like restoring national parks and urban green spaces, across the country. The Charlestown, N.H.-based organization has the students send personal, handwritten thank-you letters to mid-...Read more

Golden rule at Gold Basin

HeraldNet

A group cleaning at the campground near Verlot gets unexpected help

By Katya Yefimova...Read more

SCA Pittsbugh Crew

Green Cities Sustainability Fellows Expand Their Impact in Pittsburgh

(PITTSBURGH, PA) May 14, 2015 —- Amid climate change, temperatures are rising and with them the risks of extreme weather, declining air quality, damaging flooding and more.  Thanks to the Student Conservation Association (SCA), volunteers are also rising to help make...Read more

Green Ethics: Values, Hard Work

The Seattle Times

RACHEL FAIR / NPS
SCA volunteers work on the historic Ipsut Patrol Cabin, damaged by flooding in November 2006.

TWO milestones are timely...Read more

Green Jobs, Green Economy

Upland Tales

By Kendall Schwartz


Green jobs seem to be the wave of the...Read more

Green Tweets

Mashable.com

Twitter has a huge green community. There are green media, green companies, and green charities all active on the microblogging service, as well as a whole bunch of individual environmentalists and green bloggers. The #EcoMonday hashtag - the environmental equivalent of #FollowFriday, in which...Read more

Hamtramck Community Cleanup w/SCA & Destination America 6/20

(HAMTRAMCK, MI.)—Hamtramck firefighters, school employees and others dedicated to restoring Veterans Park are getting an extra hand – in fact, hundreds of them. The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and...Read more

Pittsburgh Community Crew Student at Work

Hazelwood Kids First Foray into Wild Leaves Lasting Impression

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Curtis Love had some serious questions earlier this month as he stood in the parking lot of the Hazelwood Carnegie Library branch, located above a laundromat and across from more than a handful of vacant and graffiti-tagged storefronts.

“Will there...Read more

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