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Secretary Jewell Announces Youth Corps to Help Restore NY/NJ Parks after Sandy

U.S. Department of the Interior

QUEENS, NY — As part of President Obama’s commitment to expand employment opportunities for youth, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell today launched the “National Parks of New York Harbor Conservation and Resiliency Corps,” a partnership with the City of New York and the...Read more

Secretary Jewell to Mark 50th Anniversary of Landmark Conservation Laws

 FWS Director Ashe and other dignitaries to join in commemoration of the Wilderness Act and the Land and Water Conservation Fund Act at New Jersey’s Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge
 

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On Wednesday, September 3, Secretary of the...Read more

Secretary Salazar to Participate in National Day of Service

US Department of Interior

Source: US Department of the Interior

WASHINGTON, D.C.
– Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar will join youth from the Student Conservation Association, volunteers from Greater DC Cares, and Department of the Interior employees on Saturday, January 19, 2013, to work...Read more

Seeing ruins at Wupatki National Monument

azcentral.com

By Ron Dungan - The Arizona Republic

WUPATKI NATIONAL MONUMENT - It’s midafternoon on a hot summer day, and ranger Chuck Sypher is...Read more

Senate bill treasures state's wilderness

The Modesto Bee

The U.S. Senate is hiking the right trail in approving the Omnibus Public Lands Bill (“Public lands bill passed by Senate,” Jan. 16,

Page B-2), including eight new wilderness areas in California — places like the Owens River Headwaters, White Mountains, and Granite Mountain in...Read more

Service camps for teens gain in popularity

The Washington Post

…Adam Young, 16, a student at Woodrow Wilson High School in the District, was on the hunt for ways to fulfill his community service requirement, “but I wanted to do it in a fun way,” he said.

Adam was intrigued by the prospect of working with the Student Conservation...Read more

Shaftsbury resident Putnam honored for lifetime commitment to conservation

Bennington Banner

 

Wednesday August 4, 2010, by Neal P. Goswamim

SHAFTSBURY — Elizabeth Cushman Titus Putnam became the first conservationist to win the Presidential Citizens Medal Wednesday at a White House event with 12 other 2010 award winners.

The longtime...Read more

Shaping Conservation Careers One Young Person at a Time

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service


Andrea Johnson and refuge seasonal biological technician Bryce Ahlers conduct a perimeter check at Seedskadee National Wildlife Refuge....Read more

Sharing The Wonders Of National Parks

National Parks Traveler

This article is originally from National Parks Traveler. Read more.

Editor’s note: The following is the latest installment of an...Read more

SCA Intern Kathryn Averette and NPS Ranger K.C. Kirkman clean a headstone at Sharpsburg

Sharpsburg memorial stones cleaned in time for Veterans Day

Herald Mail

SHARPSBURG — Sharpsburg may be a stone’s throw from the Antietam National Battlefield — the site of the bloodiest single-day battle in American history — but it’s the memorial stones in Town Square that are getting some much-needed attention.

The Sharpsburg Historical...Read more

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