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SCA Gives First "Serving Youth Serving Nature" Award

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Dawn Coulson, a forest technician at George Washington-Jefferson National Forest in Virginia, admits she’s been accused of “adopting” SCA members in the past. “I’ve backpacked in pizzas for them, hosted them at my house, and made any number of lasting friendships,” she says.SCA...Read more

SCA Green Cities Working For Sustainable Future

Pittsburgh EPM

Source: Pittsburgh EPM, also see POP CityMembers of the Student Conservation Association’s (SCA) Green Cities Sustainability Corps program have fanned out throughout the region to work to implement climate action plans.

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SCA Hails National Parks' Call to Action

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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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SCA helping Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

NWI Times

DUNE ACRES | Matthew Ng jumped on a planting tool that looked like a pogo stick while working in the rain at Cowles Bog Wednesday morning.

“It’s worth it,” Ng said of the native planting he’s doing there. 

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SCA Helps Make NH Park ADA-Accessible

Valley News
 
Thanks to dozens of volunteers, a grant and town money, Brookside Park is now home to a new, ADA-accessible bridge and trail.
 
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SCA Helps National Parks Reach Beyond Borders

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SCA recently sat down for a conversation with Mickey Fearn, National Park Service Deputy Director for Communications and Community Assistance. He was candid, insightful and revealing…SCA: To your mind, what is the single biggest issue facing national parks today?Dep. Director Fearn: (...Read more

SCA helps rebuild Yukon gold rush trails

The Doings Western Springs

By JANE MICHAELSSome might consider a month of shoveling gravel eight hours a day a sentence of hard labor, but a Lyons Township High School senior found it an adventure in the wilds of Alaska.”It felt like a different world out there,” Andrew Stables of Western Springs recalled about his month-...Read more

SCA Founder Liz Putnam is presented with plans for the new home of the Hudson Valley Corps at Vassar

SCA Hudson Valley Corps Moving to Vassar

Imagine the myriad emotions coursing through Liz Putnam when she heard the news.

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SCA Intern "is like the dictionary for Mount Rainier"

The Olympian

“I’m looking forward to pretty much everything,” said Emily DeBoers, aiming her camera at the rest of the group.A highlight of the weekend proved to be Aguilar, a Student Conservation Association intern.Aguilar, who studies environmental sciences at Carleton College in Northfield, Minn.,...Read more

SCA Intern Committed to Showing Park Diversity

USA Today
The National Park Service’s centennial slogan is “Find Your Park” and that’s just what Logan Boldon has done.
 
Boldon recently began an internship as a Student Conservation Association Volunteer Ambassador at the Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
 
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