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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

Shenandoah National Park Honors SCA Girl Scout Crew

A big celebration for 10 girl scouts from Arizona to New York was held here in the Valley on Friday. They were recognized at the Shenandoah National Park for their hard work restoring and maintaining popular trails in the park.
 
The Student Conservation Association...Read more

Show Us the Green Spaces You Love! SCA Launches Conservation Begins Here Photo Contest

Press Release

Prizes Include Day Packs from Deuter USA, Four Round-Trip Tickets from Southwest Airlines, and National Park Pass

Charlestown, NH (Vocus) May 27,...Read more

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