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SCA: Young and In Love With Conservation

Environmental News Network (ENN)

Are you or do you know a young adult who is interested in the environment and conservation, but doesn’t know how to get involved?

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SCA’s Chicago Program Wins $25,000 Grant from Archer Daniels Midland Company

(CHICAGO, IL) January 27, 2015 – The Student Conservation Association has received a $25,000 grant from ADM Cares, the social investment program of Archer Daniels Midland Company.  The funding will support SCA’s engagement of under-served Chicago teenagers in hands-on...Read more

SCA’s Liz Putnam Named Wilderness Hero

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act, theclymb.com – one of the web’s most popular outdoor adventure and retail sites – has just crowned “5 Heroes of the American Wilderness” and among the royalty is SCA Founder Liz Putnam. 

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Scientists spend their nights tagging sea turtles

Virgin Islands Daily News

Original Article From Virgin Islands Daily News, By Joy Blackburn (DAILY NEWS STAFF)The Buck Island nesting project has allowed the Park Service to see, over the years, what is happening with the sea turtle population that nests on Buck Island.For instance, a population spike occurred in 2000,...Read more

An SCA Crew Member surveys his bright future stewarding our natural lands

Search Institute: SCA Impact on Youth

SCA Experience Fuel Continuous Growth in High School Crew Participants

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Seattle mayor wants to speed up city projects

KING5.com - Seattle, Washington

If the shovels are ready, let’s go to work. That’s the message from the Seattle mayor’s office. Mayor Greg Nickels wants to speed up more than $300 million worth of construction and maintenance projects and compress four years of work into two starting as soon as possible...Read more

Sec. Salazar Visits Shenandoah for Service Project

WHSV

Reporter: Haley Harrison - Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2009 President Barack Obama is making volunteer service a priority with a campaign called “United We Serve” with a summer of volunteer work that started Monday at Shenandoah National Park with a special guest.SCA Intern Liane...Read more

Secretary Jewell and NPS Director Jarvis join SCA for MLK Day Event

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) January 19, 2015 —- US Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis joined more than 400 Student Conservation Association volunteers at Anacostia Park in Washington, DC on Monday, Jan.

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Secretary Jewell and Partners Mark 50th Anniversary of Wilderness Act at Great Swamp National Wildlife Refuge

Fish and Wildlife Service

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell joined U.S.

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Secretary Jewell Announces $1 Million Private Funding Commitment to Advance Youth & Conservation Initiative

Department of the Interior

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As part of an ambitious initiative to engage and employ the next generation through America’s great outdoors, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell today announced a public-private partnership with American Eagle Outfitters, Inc.

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