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Dozens of Young Workers Restoring Long Island State Parks

Newsday

Story By Bill Bleyer, Photo by SCA


Nearly 70 young people are restoring Long Island state parks as part of a new job-training ...Read more

Domtar employees, youths team to spruce up park

Wisconsin Rapids Tribune

NEKOOSA – City youths will have a nicer place to play after Domtar employees joined forces with the Student Conservation Association to improve the skating rink’s warming house and nearby playground.

Domtar has been supporting the SCA since 2012, said Heather Stowe, Domtar...Read more

Doing the dirty work

The Adirondack Daily Enterprise

SCA work crews give back by improving backcountry trails and campsites

By MIKE LYNCH, Enterprise Outdoors Writer

As the four Student Conservation...Read more

Diversity in the National Park System

Talent Management

The sad truth regarding American National Parks is that relatively few minorities visit them or work there. Inclusivity is a problem, and the Student Conservation Association is a working towards remedying it. As a national non-profit organization, they provide young students with opportunities...Read more

Distant woods focus one young man on helping Homewood

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

I’ve lived in Homewood for all of my 21 years. It’s one of Pittsburgh’s poorest, most crime-infested neighborhoods. Opportunities for young people are few, and role models are even fewer. That’s exactly why I plan to stay here.

I want to be a beacon for the young people who live in...Read more

Detroit Trails: Eliza Howell Park Gets Makeover From Young Trail Blazers

Huffington Post

Source: By David Sands, Huffington Post Detroit

Although the re-emergence of Detroit’s wilderness has been the subject of a feature film, the story of its...Read more

Detroit Conservation Leadership Corps to Expand

SCA

(DETROIT, MI) February 8, 2013 —- Lessons in conservation, sustainability, and environmental justice will be passed on by Detroit youth to Detroit youth, thanks to a new partnership between The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan and the Student Conservation...Read more

DEC announces program to protect backcountry hikers and campers

syracuse.com

Backcountry recreationists and the state’s natural resources will both receive a higher level of protection thanks to the creation of the...Read more

Danbury teens help on Ives Trail

The News-Times

Source: The News-Times, by Eileen FitzGerald

DANBURY — Seventeen-year-old Ehi Osagie doesn’t pretend to be an outdoorsman, but he’s proud of his work...Read more

Dallas CLC Kicks Off

Dallas News 8 Now...Read more

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