All Corps Retreat took place at Camp Long in West Seattle from Saturday, January 8 to Sunday, January 9, 2011 and was attended by 47 youth and 8 staff. Students participated in a service project, led team-building games, had small group time, did leadership activities, and put on a student run panel about future conservation opportunities....Read more
VOORHEES, N.J.—(BUSINESS WIRE)— American Water Works Company, Inc. (NYSE:AWK), the largest investor-owned U.S. water and wastewater utility company, will celebrate its 125th anniversary in 2011 with a nationwide campaign to promote water eﬃciency and the importance of protecting water from source to tap.
SCA Earns the Prestigious Kids and Trails AwardKids and Trails Award: Honors efforts to engage children and youth in outdoor experiences using trails.
The Student Conservation Association and its partners in the Public Lands Service Coalition recently convened dozens of senior federal agency and conservation corps leaders to plan a comprehensive, public-private 21st Century Conservation Corps (21CCC).21CCC would engage thousands of young Americans in conservation service to meet urgent needs on public lands. U.S.
VALLEJO, Calif., Nov. 17, 2010 - Federal agencies, conservation groups and partners came together this month near Palm Springs to celebrate a year of major accomplishments along the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail (PCNST). The event also marked the 10th anniversary of the Bureau of Land Management’s National Landscape Conservation System.
By BRIAN FERRY - Times ObserverA number of Allegheny National Forest projects that had fallen by the wayside got some much needed attention this year, thanks to a group of students.Through the Student Conservation Association (SCA), about 70 students including volunteer crew members and interns put in about 7,500 hours of work on projects the ANF could not otherwise fund.The program is funded by m
By GAIL WESSON - The Press-Enterprise - View full article and slideshowDeep in Whitewater Canyon near where the desert meets the San Gorgonio Pass, nonprofit groups and federal land management agencies met Friday to celebrate the half way point of trail maintenance by about 60 young adults along the Pacific Crest Trail funded by $4 million in American Recovery Act money.Crew members shared the bas