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SCA Founder Elizabeth Cushman Titus Putnam Receives 2010 Presidential Citizens Medal -- First Conservationist Ever to Earn Honor

SCA

President Obama awards Citizens Medal to SCA Founder(WASHINGTON, D.C.)—-Elizabeth Cushman Titus Putnam, who launched the American conservation service movement more than 50 years ago...Read more

Hunterdon County teens spend the summer building trails

MyCentralJersey

By Walter O’...Read more

SCA Intern "is like the dictionary for Mount Rainier"

The Olympian

“I’m looking forward to pretty much everything,” said Emily DeBoers, aiming her camera at the rest of the group.

A highlight of the weekend proved to be Aguilar, a...Read more

Stimulus funds SCA trail crew in Virginia

The News Leader

By Rebecca Martinez

WEST AUGUSTA - Forest Ranger...Read more

New log bridge open across Thunder Creek in North Cascades National Park

The Oregonian

A temporary log crossing is in place over Thunder Creek, making the Thunder Creek Trail passable again to foot traffic, in Washington’s rugged North Cascades National...Read more

Students cap summer of planting trees, clearing trails

Stamford Advocate

By Frank MacEachern

Clearing brush and working...Read more

Rugged work with SCA trail crew rewarding

Bangor Daily News

By Brad Viles, Special to the NEWS

They’ve been sighted by hikers on Bigelow this summer. You might have seen them if you took a family hike to Gulf Hagas....Read more

Memorial Held for SCA Alumna Slain in Afghanistan

SCA

Cheryl Beckett, an SCA alumna and one of 10 humanitarian aid workers killed by gunmen in Afghanistan this month, was remembered today at a memorial service at Marsh-...Read more

SCA helps rebuild Yukon gold rush trails

The Doings Western Springs

By JANE MICHAELS

Some might consider a month of shoveling gravel eight hours a day a sentence of hard labor, but a Lyons Township High School senior...Read more

A Conservation Visionary At Last Honored By Obama Today

Change.org

by Jess Leber August 04, 2010 09:19 AM (PT) Topics: Environmental Activism, Forests, Wildlife

The year was 1955, long before national service had a model in the Peace Corps, and more than a decade before Earth Day even existed.

Liz, then a senior at Vassar College, read a...Read more

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