SCA recognizes Pennsylvania for youth service

Herald Standard

As volunteers with the Student Conservation Association’s Trail Town Outreach Corps, Corrie Parrish and Courtney Mahronich assist communities along the Great Allegheny Passage that runs through Fayette County.

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SCA seeks new applicants for Alumni Council in 2012


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

SCA Students working to restore Angeles National Forest after Station Fire

Pasadena Star-News

See photos and article on Pasadena Star-NewsANGELES NATIONAL FOREST - Pasadena native Katsu Che Frausto has a “cool” summer job that involves hiking steep trails, working in stifling heat and finding the occasional startled rattlesnake.The 19-year-old, who attends the University of...Read more

SCA Supports Every Kid in a Park Initiative

Student Conservation Association President & CEO Jaime Berman Matyas’ statement on Every Kid in a Park
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SCA Tackles St. John Trails

St. John Source - Virgin Islands

By Lynda LohrThanks to hard work by a group of eight students from the Virgin Islands and the mainland, V.I. National Park’s Lind Point Trail is getting a face lift through the Student Conservation Association.”I wanted to try something new,” said Chenoa Lee, 15.

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SCA Takes Off with Southwest Airlines

PR Web

Charleston, NH (Vocus/PRWEB ) April 8, 2010 — Today, the Student Conservation Association (SCA), a national leader in youth service and stewardship, named Southwest Airlines its “Official Airline.”The partnership between Southwest Airlines and the SCA will advance the Association...Read more

SCA ECC member takes down dead pine with chainsaw at Connetquot State Park

SCA takes page from history in pine beetle battle


The piles of brush lined a section of Connetquot State Park Sunday as young men and women took chain saws to the trees infested by the southern pine beetle.
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SCA Tapped for Leadership Role in U.S. Economic Recovery

Press Release

The Departments of Interior and Agriculture have called upon SCA to play a national leadership role in the government’s economic recovery program by engaging thousands of young adults in conservation service and green job training.SCA commends Interior and Agriculture for prioritizing park...Read more

SCA Teams Up with Tree Pittsburgh on the South Side Trail

Tree Pittsburgh

Source: Tree PittsburghThis summer, Tree Pittsburgh has been receiving help from a hard working SCA crew made up of high school students who have committed their summers to working outdoors and improving Pittsburgh’s green recreational infrastructure.

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SCA Teams with Enterprise Rent-A-Car to Eradicate Invasives in Parks and Forests Across U.S.

Press Release

Invasive plant species cost the US economy more than $100 billion annually.

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