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Shaftsbury resident Putnam honored for lifetime commitment to conservation

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Wednesday August 4, 2010, by Neal P. Goswamim

SHAFTSBURY — Elizabeth Cushman Titus Putnam became the first conservationist to win the Presidential Citizens Medal Wednesday at a White House event with 12 other 2010 award winners.

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Vermonter wins Presidential award

Burlington Free Press

Wednesday, August 4, 2010, by Nicole Gaudiano, Free Press Washington Writer

WASHINGTON — In 1955, Elizabeth “Liz” Putnam proposed having student volunteers help maintain national parks for her senior thesis at Vassar College.

She received an A.

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Kids go nuts over nature

Northwest Navigator

Naval Station Everett’s Child and Youth Programs invite children 5 to 12 years old to come out Tuesday through Thursday mornings from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. for half-day camps throughout the summer at the Smokey Point Support Complex in Marysville. Children will have the opportunity to enjoy...Read more

Johnson Controls Sponsors Conservation Leadership Corps for 70 Milwaukee Youth

Press Release

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 5 PRNewswire Seventy Milwaukee teens, sponsored by Johnson Controls, (NYSE: JCI) are keeping busy this summer as participants of the Conservation Leadership Corps (...Read more

Youth tend trails this summer

Pacifica Tribune

By Jane Northrop - Pacifica Tribune Staff Writer

Rakes and pitchforks in hand, local youth widened the overgrown Hazelnut Trail in San Pedro Valley Park this month and fulfilled other tasks at the direction of...Read more

Monumental piles of trash

The Explorer Newspaper

By Randy Metcalf, The Explorer

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SCA Members have fun building trails in Hunterdon parks

NJ Star-Ledger

From the NJ Star-Ledger

CLINTON TOWNSHIP — Twenty-two teenagers...Read more

SCA's Gulf Oil Response

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SCA interns throughout the Gulf region are scrambling to conduct wildlife mortality surveys and establish baseline data before the oil takes a larger toll on area wetlands and beaches, including at Pelican Islands National Wildlife Refuge on the eastern coast of Florida....Read more

Help SCA and the Pittsburgh Pirates Plant a Community Garden

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SCA and NRG Energy Power Up Youth Conservation Programs

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