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Teens In Student Conservation Association Clean Up Gateway National Recreational Area

Sheepshead Bites

Teenagers, banded together in the Student Conservation Association (SCA), picked up shovels and handcarts and began cleaning up Jamaica Bay and other parts of the Gateway National Recreational Area. The New York Daily News is...Read more

Teens Spend Summer Volunteering at El Malpais NCA

Cibola Beacon

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Teens take to the trails to clean up Mount Kearsarge

NH Union Leader

WILMOT — A group of teenagers from around the state have been patroling the high grounds of Mount Kearsarge, doing needed trail maintenance while learning skills and values that will aid them as adults.

They are members of the Student Conservation...Read more

Ten young Norwalkers improve trail at Cranbury Park as part of summer jobs program

The Hour

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C.J. Goulding, SCA Alumnus

The Fierce Urgency of Nature

Children & Nature Network

In August, more than 50 people came together on Washington’s Bainbridge Island for the Children & Nature Network’s Natural Leaders Legacy Camp, held at the Islandwood campus.

Connecting people to the natural world was the central theme. We learned about leadership styles,...Read more

The National Parks: America's Best Idea

Press Release

Join us for a special sneak preview of the new fall PBS series, “The National Parks: America’s Best Idea,” by award-winning filmmaker Ken Burns and his longtime collaborator Dayton Duncan.

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The Obamas and Clinton Plant Some Trees

Washington Post

Peter Baker of the New York Times — and formerly of The Washington Post — was the pool reporter for President Obama’s tree planting event with the Student Conservation Association this afternoon. His report:

No news, but some...Read more

The Plight Of The Plover At Cape Cod National Seashore

National Parks Traveler


Student Conservation Association interns worked on Cape Cod National Seashore this summer to educate beach-goers on piping plovers, a...Read more

The Power of Washington's Open Park Spaces

Huffington Post

Growing up in the Petworth section of the District of Columbia, I was 10 years old before I saw my first real park. I didn’t realize at the time that it would be my salvation from the drugs and violence that were ravaging my community. It would have been preposterous then to think...Read more

The Power of Washington's Open Park Spaces

The Power of Washington's Open Park Spaces

Huffington Post

Growing up in the Petworth section of the District of Columbia, I was 10 years old before I saw my first real park. I didn’t realize at the time that it would be my salvation from the drugs and violence that were ravaging my community. It would...Read more

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