Nestlé Waters Renews Support For Student Conservation Association Urban Conservation Efforts


Partnership enables 1,500 urban teens to work in green jobs and connect with nature

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Volunteers build on nature's beauty

The Register Star

Bog bridge builders Jacquelyn Hokamp, Eric Newman and Allison Lent assemble the basic elements of the bridge — sill, stringer and rebar rods hammered into the dirt to anchor things.

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Teens Spend Summer Volunteering at El Malpais NCA

Cibola Beacon

Source: Cibola Beacon
By Jaclyn Waggoner Beacon Contributing Columnist | Posted: Friday, June 29, 2012 12:00 am
EL MAPAIS - In this day and age where technology is a major part of our everyday life, it is hard for me to imagine being away from my Smartphone for an entire day, yet...Read more

Student Conservation Association Hosts Let's Move Outside! Service Event at Kenilworth Park and Aquatic Garden

Seattle Post Intelligencer

Washington, D.C. Trail Project Commemorates SCA’s 55th Anniversary

(WASHINGTON, D.C.) June 26, 2012—With a focus on healthy kids and a healthy environment, the Student Conservation Association (SCA) today conducted a Let’s Move Outside! service project for more than 100 active youth...Read more

New Youth Jobs Initiatives Mark Student Conservation Association’s 55th Anniversary

Seattle Post Intelligencer

10,000 Placements Per Year Projected by 2020
Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) June 25, 2012
Young military veterans, youth of color, Native Americans and others will benefit from new programs announced today by the Student Conservation Association (SCA), coinciding with the organization...Read more

Backcountry stewards, assistant forest rangers will patrol outdoors

Adirondack Daily Enterprise

Source: Adirondack Daily Enterprise
By MIKE LYNCH - Outdoors Writer, Adirondack Daily Enterprise

With the busy summer hiking season approaching, the state Department of Environmental Conservation recently announced that it will have backcountry stewards and assistant forest...Read more

Huge swath of Angeles National Forest reopens

Times Community News

Source: Beige Luciano-Adams and Jason Wells, Times Community News

Danny Saunders, 20 of Arcadia, talks about working for the Student Conservation Association’s Angeles Wildfire Recovery Project at the Wildwood Picnic Area in Big Tujunga Canyon in the Angeles National Forest in...Read more

Environmental science lessons extended outside the classroom

Winnisquam Echo

Source: Donna Rhodes, Winnisquam Echo (pdf)

Jesse Teeter and Steven Silvestri of Belmont High School helped members of the Student Conservation Association and the New Hampshire Landscape Association remove glossy buckthorn from conservation wetlands along Route 140 in Belmont last...Read more

Returning vets fight fire

Crossville Chronicle

Source: Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN. May 22, 2012. Random Thoughts: Returning vets fight fire
By Dorothy Copus Brush

CROSSVILLE — Cemeteries are given special attention this week in preparation for Memorial Day next Monday. During the Civil War gracious ladies of the...Read more

Obama Administration to Hire 20,000 Young People for Summer Work on Public Lands

USDA Office of Communications

Vilsack, Salazar, Sutley Announce $3.7 Million in Competitive Grants for New or Expanded Youth Corps
WASHINGTON, and SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS, CA, May 18, 2012 – In response to President Obama’s call to expand opportunities for summer employment for young people and connect them with...Read more


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