Building the next generation of conservation leaders

7 out of 10 SCA alumni are in careers or studies that make the planet more sustainable.

This year, members volunteered 1.5 million hours of conservation service to public lands.

SCA experiences strengthen life skills that are crucial to prospering in school, work and home.

SCA volunteers served in all 50 states including the top 35 most visited National Park sites and America’s top 12 leading cities.


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News & Blog

June 20, 2018

It was day five of our first hitch and it had become clear we were running ahead of schedule. If we were unable to find more work to do around Purgatory Chasm State Reservation, we would be done...

June 20, 2018

“This is impossible,” said King David in exasperation upon looking at the enormous hill in front of him. “How are we expected to move these gigantic slabs of rock up this? It simply cannot be done...

June 20, 2018

Three hitches into conservation season, I’m beginning to notice things about the natural world I wouldn’t have thought to look for before. These new observations have come from the nature of the...