Photo Wall

Photographs from around SCA’s world — see the natural spaces around the nation we are working on, notable SCA members, staff and alumni making news and effecting change in their world. Join the Student Conservation Association as it helps transform young lives and save our most precious natural spaces.

SCA Junior Ranger Intern Aurelia Casey works with children near Rock Creek Park, Washington DC SCA Crewmembers in Chicago help clean up Hegewisch Marsh SCA Exotic Plant Management Team Intern Kevin Hauser teaches youth about invasive plant, bladder campion (Silene vulgaris) at Skagway's 7th Annual Community Weed Pull.
SCA Cape Cod Crew working at the National Seashore Cape Canaveral National Seashore's Mosquito Bay, where SCA Crews are working Hannah Dustin Memorial Site in Boscawen NH, where SCA members are cleaning brush Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel with SCA member Kailon Lang and VP Rafael Ruiz
An SCA Crew Member surveys his bright future stewarding our natural lands wildflowers and rainbow at Big Cypress National Preserve. Photo courtesy of BigCypressNPS The iconic Rosie the Riveter poster alongside a real Rosie at work in Nashville 1943 SCA Intern Montana Napier overlooks Wrangell-St. Elias National Park in Alaska through the haze of a wildfire School Children visiting Valley Forge National Park. Photo credit: Valley Forge National Park
Park Ranger and SCA Alum Millie Jimenez with her colleagues SCA Intern Ariel Lepito identifying an endangered Wild Lupine SCA Invasive plant removal interns ponder the enormity of their task at Kenai Fjords National Park Coyote and feral horses at Theodore Roosevelt National Park in North Dakota where SCA Interns are working SCA Interns tracking Great Egrets at John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge Black Rat Snake in a Bird Next Box at Patuxent
Fort Clatsop at Lewis & Clarak National Historic Park SCA Member Kailon Lang with Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel SCA Interns receive lifelong skills for success while helping to save our environmental heritage. SCA CEO Jaime Matyas
SCA Member Angel Bai's intro to Big Muddy National Fish and Wildlife Refuge Little blue herons stalk the shallows at NAS Jax. U.S. Navy Photo. ABOVE: a sandhill crane. Photo via Wikipedia.
SCA Bear Management Intern Dakota McCoy puts a GPS Collar on a 9-year-old male bear named Blue 54 SCA alum Lian Law at Denali National Park, Alaska SCA Community Crews Working in a Chicago Park
Michelle Bobowick, Interning with SCA in Yellowstone National Park, 1985 SCA Founder Liz Putnam is presented with plans for the new home of the Hudson Valley Corps at Vassar SCA Americorps Interns working with School Children at Bear Brook NH
SCA Centennial Volunteer Ambassadors prepare to net invasive crayfish during their late May training session at Valley Forge National Historic Park. Redwoods. Photo by chmee2
SCA Pittsbugh Crew
Pittsburgh PA, where SCA's Green Cities initiative has been helping businesses with sustainability, and saving money in the process. SCA Volunteers cleaning up green space for Earth Day in New York City
SCA Volunteers cleaning up green spaces in New York City SCA Community crew members working mulch on Earth Day 2013
SCA Interns and volunteers reclaiming urban garden spaces
An SCA Intern work in plant management at a greenhouse SCA Intern at work. SCA can be the first step in a successful career.
SCA Detroit Program Manager Alycia Chuney Washington, DC signing ceremony with USFS Chief Tom Tidwell, SCA President and CEO Jaime Berman Matyas Students gather in the Smoky Mountains National Park for SCA's NPS Academy
(left to right: American Express VP for Corporate Social Responsibility Tim McClimon, Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell, SCA Alum Jane Chan, YMCA President Neil Nickel, NYC Parks Commissioner Mitchell Silver) Florida Leafwing Butterfly - one of many species being studied by SCA members in the field SCA member Grace Worm with co-Travelers
SCA Intern Chris Burgess is helping pull back the Key Largo woodrat from the brink of extinction Marty Talbot, Scott Warthin, Liz Putnam discuss their work with SCA
Mary Nghe and Stacey Kinney -- two CDIP Interns with the Student Conservation Association Kids learning about conservation at SCA's Bear Brook facility in New Hampshire Davon Goodwin, SCA Alum at work with the Veterans Fire Corps SCA Alum Dave Delcourt races his team in Willow Alaska
Student Conservation Association Member Sarika Khanwikar with an endagnered Gopher Tortoise
Chris Burgess, a volunteer with the Student Conservation Association, uses a high-pressure hose to clear a space beneath a North Key Largo tree in a pilot program to create potential nesting areas for endangered Key Largo woodrats. Photo by Kevin Wadlow SCA Alternative Spring Break program in Ventura CA 2013 - Volunteer planting native grasses
SCA Alum Leah Duran is currently a NPS employee at San Fransicso Maritime National Historic Park Valerie Naylor, superintendent of Theodore Roosevelt National Park and SCA Alum. Photo by April Baumgarten Mary Nghe, CDIP Intern with the Student Conservation Association  showing off natural wonders at the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge.
SCA Alternative Spring Break program in Ventura CA 2013 - Volunteer planting native grasses Members of the Weaver family, all in service with the SCA: Kathy and Scott, two of their children: Johanna and Travis, and Johanna, right Under Secretary of the US Department of Agriculture at the Film Screening GivingTuesday: the Student Conservation Association are dedicating this day for giving back. Rafael Rosa, new Vice President for Midwest Region, Student Conservation Association Student Conservation Association's Community Crews like this one in Camden NJ, bring environmental stewardship to underserved communities
Student Conservation Association's Community Crews like this one in Camden NJ, bring environmental stewardship to underserved communities
The Student Conservation Association's Prescott Veterans Fire Corps relax after a prescribed burn in the Prescott National Forest