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Local volunteers clean up the Anacostia River on Day of Service

WAMU

Thousands of DC residents teamed-up with visitors from around the nation to participate in local projects during the National Day of Service. More than eighty volunteers slashed brush and bagged trash on the banks Anacostia River. David Klatt reports…

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Local volunteers clean up the Anacostia River on Day of Service

WAMU

Thousands of DC residents teamed-up with visitors from around the nation to participate in local projects during the National Day of Service. More than eighty volunteers slashed brush and bagged trash on the banks Anacostia River. David Klatt reports…

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Students to help county’s trail towns

Daily American

By JUDY D.J. ELLICH
Daily American Staff Writer

A group of student volunteers will provide manpower to enable the Trail Town Program to work more extensively in the local communities along the Great Allegheny Passage.

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Vision shared of a changing city

Daily Courier


Photo by Dan Buczynski. Used Under Creative Commons License.

Michael Edwards, president of the...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

Record Volunteer Turnout Expected for King Day of Service

PRNewsWire.com

Obama’s Call to Service Generates Huge Response with 12,000 Projects Nationwide

WASHINGTON, Jan. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — President-elect Obama’s call for Americans to join in service to honor Dr.
Martin Luther...Read more

7 Ways to Celebrate MLK Day in Houston

About.com Guide to Houston

There are a cavalcade of ways to celebrate MLK Day in Houston this weekend. Here are seven:

1. Cheer for Yao Ming and the Rockets as they take on Chauncey Billups and the Denver Nuggets. It’s a rare 1 p.m....Read more

Extending the Florida Trail

St. Petersburg Times (Florida)

Mitch Almon is doing a great thing by extending the Florida Trail across Hernando, opening seldom-explored corners of our beautiful county to residents and, hopefully, attracting visitors willing to drop a few bucks into the local economy.

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NBC Universal Foundation Awards SCA Green Grant

NBC

NBC Universal Foundation will award the Student Conservation Association, National Environment Education Foundation, New York Restoration Project and Los Angeles Conservation Corps with green grants to support public secondary education programs in underserved communities. NBC Universal...Read more

Green Ethics: Values, Hard Work

The Seattle Times

RACHEL FAIR / NPS
SCA volunteers work on the historic Ipsut Patrol Cabin, damaged by flooding in November 2006.

TWO milestones are timely...Read more

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