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We're celebrating 40 years of Southwest Airlines with 40 conservation service projects in 25 locations

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We’re celebrating 40 years of Southwest Airlines with 40 conservation service projects in 25 locations.

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Local grad kindles a love of nature

Columbia Basin Herald

By Ryan Lancaster, Herald staff writerMOSES LAKE - Most high school graduates look forward to summer break as a time to lounge around the house, but not Daniel Talbot.The 2011 Moses Lake High School grad spent his June trailblazing through the backcountry of Alaska as a volunteer with the...Read more

As Apshawa Preserve in Passaic County struggles to thrive, some N.J. students work to save forest

NJ Star-Ledger

By Abram Brown/The Star-Ledger WEST MILFORD - About 40 high school students followed trails deep into Passaic County’s Apshawa Preserve in an effort to save the forest.With the help of a guide, they examined ground-level vegetation to see if the forced absence of deer would give the...Read more

'Hike up and enjoy': Kanaka Peak trail upgrade nearly done at Whiskeytown

The Record Searchlight

By Dylan Darling, photo by Andreas Fuhrmann/Record SearchlightWhiskeytown National Recreation Area interns with the Student Conservation Association work with park trail crew leader JD Odom on the Kanaka Peak trail on Friday at the park. … continue reading

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USFS Interns in Juneau Receive SCA Award for Outstanding Service

Press Release

(JUNEAU, AK) July 18, 2011- The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and stewardship, recently awarded SCA member’s Megan Barnhart and Travis Bushman the SCA Conservation Leadership Award for their outstanding contributions and service to public...Read more

SCA, International Christian University Expand US-Japan Parks Program

Press Release

(TOYKO, JAPAN) July 13, 2011-The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the nation’s leading conservation service organization for youth, and International Christian University (ICU) in Japan have announced an expansion of the SCA International Parks Program.In its fifth year, the Parks...Read more

Students take "high road" to offer service

Ashe Mountain Times

Students take “high road” to offer service07/12/2011Originally published on Ashe Mountain Times Online.Written by Jesse CampbellWhile some high school students spend their summers at popular hangouts or anticipate the respite of academics at tourist-ladden beaches, eight students from across the...Read more

Confessions of a National Park Ranger

The Washingtonian

Originally published in “The Washingtonian”As a national park ranger on the Mall, my job was to make sure tourists came home with good storiesBy Molly E. McCluskey; SCA Alumna, Arches National Park 2002, National Mall and Memorial Parks 2005Do you want me to take your picture?”I’m standing...Read more

Southwest Airlines Celebrates 40 Years of Service with 40 Conservation Projects Coast-to-Coast

jacksonville Business Journal

Southwest Employee Team up with the Student Conservation Association to put Conservation In ActionDALLAS, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — In celebration of its 40th Anniversary, Southwest Airlines is teaming up with the Student Conservation Association (SCA) for the Conservation In Action...Read more

Student Conservation Association Awards Alaska Biologist Amy Shaw "Serving Youth Serving Nature" Partner Award

SCA

(ANCHORAGE, AK) June 20, 2011-The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the nation’s leading conservation service organization for youth, recently presented its “Serving Youth Serving Nature” Partner Award to Amy Shaw of Kenai, AK. Shaw, a biologist and internship coordinator at the Cook...Read more

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