Conservation Begins Here – July Wrap-Up of SCA in the News


July Wrap-Up of SCA in the News

Plant Corps restores coastal habitat at Hook

Holmdel Independent ‎Jul 30, 2009‎
Lucas Kelly, an intern with the Student Conservation Association, spends his days at Sandy Hook removing invasive species of flora. …

Three-minute interview – Raymond Collazo

Washington Examiner – ‎Jul 28, 2009‎
The TC Williams High School student is spending his summer with the Student Conservation Association, working with a crew of teens to build trails, 

Newark students maintain parks, learn about environment

The Star-Ledger – – ‎Jul 28, 2009‎
of them from Newark, are staffing work crews at parks throughout Essex County as part of a summer program run by the Student Conservation Association

Trinity River National Wildlife Refuge Paid Internships available

Liberty Vindicator – ‎Jul 28, 2009‎
located in Liberty County, TX, is looking for two paid interns that will be hired through the Student Conservation Association (SCA). 

Urban mountain bikers take heed: Rouge Park Trail being improved 

Model D – ‎Jul 27, 2009‎
Now, with the help of volunteers from the Student Conservation Association, the trail is getting improved and extended. The Rouge Trail starts at the corner 

Don’t just sit there

Hillsboro Argus – – ‎Jul 24, 2009‎
the Student Conservation Association ( which provides student interns to most of the parks in the Northwest. 8. Get involved. 

Record volunteer turnout helps clear Delaware River debris

Pocono Record – ‎Jul 24, 2009‎
who picked up a huge pile of debris, including an empty garbage can which they filled with trash; the Student Conservation Association, college students 

Western Montana forest facilities, trails to get stimulus-funded boost

The Missoulian – ‎Jul 21, 2009‎
Trail maintenance and reconstruction in the Flathead, Kootenai and Lolo national forests in partnership with theStudent Conservation Association and 

National Park Service Delaware Water Gap NRA Sets Schedule for 

Pike County Press – ‎Jul 21, 2009‎
In addition to numerous individuals and families, the participants include summer camp groups, nature center groups, Student Conservation Association

Students Help Houston Grow Green – ‎Jul 20, 2009‎
Bell is among 40 students from 13 area high schools chosen by the Student Conservation Association to participate in the Exxon Mobil Green Team. 

WAHS graduate earns prestigious science award

Wayne Independent – ‎Jul 20, 2009‎
Cerato said her interest in Environmental Engineering came after she worked as part of the Student Conservation Association (SCA) national conservation crew 

GTM Research Reserve and local partners work to eradicate 

Beaches Leader – ‎Jul 20, 2009‎
the Friends of GTM Reserve, members of the South Anastasia Community Association (SACA) and the northeast Florida Student Conservation Association (SCA) 

Mobbs Farm: Committee shows they care – ‎Jul 19, 2009‎
the Boy Scouts and the Vermont Student Conservation Association) broadened the farm’s appeal by building a nine-mile system of trails, some following 

Earning their ‘green-collar’ credentials

Contra Costa Times – ‎Jul 14, 2009‎
They will do trail maintenance with the Student Conservation Association and learn to work as a team. In Pescadero, an often-forgotten part of the 

Inner City Teenagers Take a Whack at Invasive Plants

First Coast News – ‎Jul 8, 2009‎
The teenagers are from the Student Conservation Association. Penny couldn’t be more pleased with them. “They have done an awesome job! 

San Mateo County students earn green with green-collar jobs

San Mateo County Times – ‎Jul 7, 2009‎
This was all part of the San Mateo County Parks Department, Student Conservation Association, Job Train program. The Bay Area-wide program happens with the 

Teens tackle Rochester Park trail, conservation

Dallas Morning News – ‎Jul 6, 2009‎
Groundwork Dallas was initiative and then the Student Conservation Association’s massive task in tandem…an amazing complex was handed…a hiker-walker-biker 

Connected trails will create route through Whiskeytown

Record-Searchlight – ‎Jul 4, 2009‎
Teens with the Youth Conservation Corps and college-age workers with the Student Conservation Association are doing most of the hard trail-building work. 

Ken Burns documentary previewed in Bellows Falls

Rutland Herald – ‎Jul 4, 2009‎
The $20-a-seat event was a fundraiser for the Student Conservation Association and Walpole Historical Society of Walpole, NH Burns and co-producer Dayton 

What’s new at Mount Rainier

The Olympian – ‎Jul 3, 2009‎
While the Student Conservation Association coordinated much of the volunteer effort the last two seasons, that work now falls to volunteer coordinator Kevin 

Happy Trails? Not Without These Students Spending Their Summer In 

Dallas Observer – ‎Jul 2, 2009‎
It’s but one of several projects championed by the Student Conservation Association’s summer conservation crew program, which pays 30 students around $1200 
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