SCA Teen Trail Crew Hosts DOI Sec. Salazar, U.S. Senators Murkowski and Reed


Youth Conservation Leadership on Display at Denali National Park(DENALI NATIONAL PARK, AK) August 11, 2011—-U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), capped her “best of Alaska” tour with Interior Secretary Ken Salazar and Sen.

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SCA Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service 2009

SCA to Engage Volunteer Nationwide in Honoring the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

(WASHINGTON, DC)  January 14, 2013 – Young people across America will unite to strengthen their communities, protect our environment and advance the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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SCA to Host Wilderness First Responder (WFR) Course with Aerie Backcountry Medicine


Register now!The SCA Center for Conservation Service in NH is pleased to offer another Wilderness First Responder (WFR) Course with Aerie Backcountry Medicine.Aerie’s 72-hour WFR course is designed to prepare outdoor professionals to care for injuries & illness in remote, challenging...Read more

SCA Earth Day 2013 Oakland CA

SCA to Mobilize 2,000 + Students in Earth Day Projects Nationwide

WASHINGTON D.C.April 10, 2014—The Student Conservation Association (SCA) will commemorate the 44th anniversary of Earth Day by activating more than 2,000 young volunteers for service projects in 14 cities across the nation.

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SCA to Present Field, Partner Sessions at WRMC


SCA to Present Field, Partner Sessions at WRMC
Learn more, register now for Boston conference Oct 5-7

SCA Risk Management Director Steve Smith will co-present Short-Circuit: When Administrative Vision Doesn’t Translate into Field Practices with Outward Bound’s...Read more

SCA Volunteers to Keep Beach Clean at 2012 Nike US Open of Surfing

SCA/Transworld Surf

Source: Transworld Surf(HUNTINGTON BEACH, CA) July 19, 2012 — For 55 years, Student Conservation Association volunteers have helped to conserve national parks, forests, and city environments across the nation.

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SCA Volunteers to Restore New Jersey State Parks damaged by superstorm Sandy


(CHEESEQUAKE STATE PARK, NEW JERSEY) December 4, 2012 —- Like many residents of Matawan, NJ,Jarred Shaw often hikes the trails of Cheesequake State Park. But unlike most other users, Shaw builtsome of those trails as a volunteer leader with the Student Conservation Association.

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SCA Wins $80,000 NOAA Grant

(Seattle, Washington) October 29, 2014 – The Student Conservation Association (SCA) has received $80,000 in NOAA Community-based Marine Debris Removal funds from the National Marine Fisheries Service, a unit of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.  

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SCA Works To Nurture Life-Long Love For Outdoors in Youth

National Parks Traveler

This article originally appeared on the National Parks Traveler.
By Kurt Repanshek
Who will be the next stewards and advocates of the national parks?

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SCA's Excelsior Corps Pulls Invasive Plants from NY Pond

Albany Times-Union
SCA’s Excelsior Conservation Corps harvested water chestnut plants on Monday from Beaver Pond at the Five Rivers Environmental Education Center in Delmar. 
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