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NPS interns get a dose of the real world

Verde Independent

MONTEZUMA CASTLE - What do you do when you graduate college but the economy is in such shambles you can’t find a job?

There is always the option of staying in school,...Read more

Dozens of Young Workers Restoring Long Island State Parks

Newsday

Story By Bill Bleyer, Photo by SCA


Nearly 70 young people are restoring Long Island state parks as part of a new job-training ...Read more

Conservation Corps Puts 200 Youth to Work in New York State Parks

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For more information contact: Dan Keefe, 518-486-1868

Conservation Corps Puts 200 Youth to Work in New York State Parks
Department of Labor partnership funds $3.35 million youth job-training program in State Parks; Over 40 Student Conservation Association members...Read more

Helping nature while learning skills: Youth spend summer building a nature trail in Veterans Memorial Park

Bridgeport News

Written by Brad Durrell


Mayor Bill Finch talks to Student Conservation Association program participant Chris Diaz about the trail work at...Read more

Amtrak And Student Conservation Association Partner To Preserve Yosemite National Park

Press Release

Half Dome
Half Dome, Yosemite

Amtrak’s partnership this summer with the Student Conservation Association (SCA) is enabling high school and college...Read more

Connecting Students and Conservation

FWS Refuge

Student Conservation Association intern Joshua McBee worked with the Sewee Association/Sewee Visitor Center, part of Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge in South Carolina. (...Read more

Congressman Arcuri corrals funding for Graze-NY program

Mid-York Weekly

By Michael Gurecki (SCA Intern) for the Mid-York Weekly

Pastures and pocketbooks of upstate farmers will be seeing a bit more green in 2010...Read more

Hemlock, Pennsylvania state tree, worth a special fight

Pocono Record

Forestry scientists are engaged in a frustrating but important fight to save Pennsylvania’s state tree, the Eastern hemlock.

The...Read more

Nature becomes workplace, classroom

Maryland Gazette

A self-described city boy, C.J. Wimberly of Gaithersburg began the summer afraid of snakes and never having been stung by a bee. Having now survived several encounters...Read more

A working partnership

Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

In a meeting with the Editorial Board the other day, Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett and Donald Sykes, president and CEO of the Milwaukee Area Workforce Investment Board, expressed their appreciation to the Walmart Foundation for the $550,000 the foundation is donating to help train young workers...Read more

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