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Helping nature while learning skills: Youth spend summer building a nature trail in Veterans Memorial Park

Bridgeport News

Written by Brad Durrell


Mayor Bill Finch talks to Student Conservation Association program participant Chris Diaz about the trail work at...Read more

Help SCA and the Pittsburgh Pirates Plant a Community Garden

SCA

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Hazelwood Play Trail will be first in the city with 10 (very cool) playscapes

Next Pittsburgh

Fred Rogers understood play as a serious teacher of valuable life lessons, calling it “the true work of childhood.”

Science today would concur. Studies in the last decade now tout what educators (and many parents) have always known to be true—that pure, unstructured fun is as...Read more

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 be grizzly bears? What about...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

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 stewardship,...Read more

Hannah Dustin Memorial Site in Boscawen NH, where SCA members are cleaning brush

Group works to clean up brush at Hannah Dustin Memorial site

Concord Monitor

Trevor Nelson stood on the Hannah Dustin Memorial site island Thursday morning and looked through the trees lining the island, out to the Merrimack River near its convergence with the Contoocook River. The view from this location – a historic site that has become overgrown – is greatly improved...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

Green Jobs, Green Economy

Upland Tales

By Kendall Schwartz


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

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