Pollinator Puppet Show

Pollinators are important. We all know this, right?

A More Sustainable City

Since 2008, SCA has been connecting talented young conservationists with opportunities to use their skills to make the City of Pittsburgh a demonstrably healthier and more sustainable place to live

Video: NPS Academy Alaska - Find Your Park

Since 2013, SCA’s NPS Academy Alaska has provided career development internships for under-represented, diverse, and rural Alaskan residents interested in conservation.

Video: Olympic National Park SCA Crew Testimonial

What happens when you take a group of high school students out to the Olympic coast and tell them to help preserve it? The impact is priceless.

Video: NPS 99th Birthday Servabration with SCA & American Express

SCA teamed up with American Express on Aug. 25, 2015 to celebrate the 99th Birthday of the National Park Service in Washington, DC.

Video: A Story of Conservation and Leadership

“The best ideas are often inspired by nature. Mine came to me while I served as an SCA intern at Yosemite. Watch a video that shares my story of conservation and leadership.  

Video: Conservation Begins Here

Marking the 50th Anniversary of SCA’s founding in 1957, this 2007 video distills SCA’s accomplishments and mission.

Monarchs Rule!

For many, Monarch butterflies are magical. Yet their numbers are falling dramatically.

Thank you for supporting youth and conservation

A message of thanks from Jaime Matyas, CEO and President

VIDEO: GIS Mapping in San Mateo County

VIDEO: GIS Mapping in San Mateo County. SCA’s first full-time GIS Summer Crew puts California trails on the map.

Navajo Youth Film Tribute to Conservation Service

by Tomas A Quezada, SCA Field Leader

Video: SCA & BP in Chicago

BP America is donating $1 million to the Student Conservation Association for projects on the Calumet River and at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.

INDE Find your Park video

Independence National Park — FindYourPark with SCA Centennial Volunteer Ambassador Kristyne Allen

Yosemite SCA Centennial Volunteer Ambassador Video

The SCA Centennial Volunteer Ambassador at Yosemite has found her park.

Centennial Volunteer Ambassador Cristina Ramirez Finds Her Park

Valley Forge National Historical Park’s Centennial Volunteer Ambassador Cristina Ramirez shares her story. Where and when did you find your park?

National Capital Region Find Your Park Video

The Centennial Volunteer Ambassadors from DC find their parks, now go find yours!! #findyourpark #nps100sca #scaplanet15

SCA CEO Jaime Matyas on the benefits of corporate sponsorship

The Student Conservation Association’s CEO Jaime Matyas speaks on the importance of corporate sponsorships and private funding to SCA’s mission: connecting young people to conservation

Video: IDNL Superintendent Paul Labovitz on $1M Contribution to SCA

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Superintendent Paul Labovitz’s comments on BP’s $1 million contribution to Student Conservation Association for projects at the lak

Liz Putnam receives Citizens Medal from President Obama

Student Conservation Association (SCA) founder Elizabeth Cushman Titus Putnam receives the Citizens Medal from President Obama at the White House on Wednesday, August 4th, 2010.

Video: Earth Day in Fort Totten Park, Washington DC

SCA teamed up with American Express to celebrate Earth Day by bringing more than 350 volunteers to Fort Totten Park in Washington, DC.

Video: SCA & American Express Celebrate Earth Day in New York City

The Student Conservation Association teamed up with American Express to bring over 400 volunteers to Van Cortlandt Park in the Bronx for Earth Day service.

Video: SCA's National Crew

SCA’s National Crew program offers volunteer opportunities for students across the country to serve on public lands from Alaska to the Virgin Islands, and everywhere in between!  See what a Nationa

Joshua Tree in High Definition

If you love parks as much as we do, you’ll L-O-V-E this video from More Than Just Parks. 

The “rock” at :44? Priceless!

Video: Samantha Smith, CDIP Intern