AEO and SCA Combine Art and Conservation

Top Street Artists and Hundreds of College Student Volunteers to Transform Parks in San Francisco, New Orleans, Chicago and Pittsburgh in Alternative Spring Breaks

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English Ivy. Credit: Holy Outlow

Nature lovers: Trim ivy and mulch the Brooklyn Greenway this Sunday

The Brooklyn Eagle

Want to work in the sun with conservation-minded folks and beautify the Brooklyn Greenway this Sunday?

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Dale Penny on President Obama's Public Lands Budget

The Student Conservation Association salutes President Obama for advancing a federal budget that responsibly provides for some of America’s most iconic and irreplaceable assets: our public lands.

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Students Spend Spring Break Planting Career Seeds

WASHINGTON, DC (March 3, 2014) – The Student Conservation Association (SCA) announced today that 122 under-represented students from 28 states as well as Puerto Rico and Washington D.C.

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Student Conservation Association, Southwest Airlines Team up once again to SUPPORT environmental stewardship


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An expert’s Top 10 Seattle park walks

The Seattle Times
Chukundi Salisbury has arguably walked on more park trails in Seattle than anyone in the last two decades.
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Americans Give Back on MLK National Day of Service

Voice of America

WASHINGTON — Americans across the country paused Monday to observe the annual federal holiday marking the birthday of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.  While the holiday usually means the day off from work or school, many honored Dr.

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Over 100 People Gather At Fort Dupont Park For MLK Day of Service


At the 376-acre Fort Dupont Park in Southeast D.C., over 100 people gathered to mark Martin Luther King Jr., Day by freeing nearby trees from the grip of English Ivy and picking up garbage.

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NPS Director, Youth in MLK Service Event at Fort DuPont Park, Washington D.C.

125 Student Volunteers, NPS Director to Participate in Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Event at Fort DuPont Park

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SCA Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service 2009

SCA to Engage Volunteer Nationwide in Honoring the Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

(WASHINGTON, DC)  January 14, 2013 – Young people across America will unite to strengthen their communities, protect our environment and advance the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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