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SCA Houston Crew Spends Four Weeks Cleaning Up Spring Bayou

AvoyellesToday.com
For four weeks, five young adults from Houston rolled up their sleeves and went out into the woods and waters around Spring Bayou to make a beautiful place even more beautiful.
 
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SCA Volunteers Work to Undo Harvey’s Damage at SE Houston Park

The Houston Chronicle
Determined to undo the damage of Hurricane Harvey, a team of volunteers took to Charles H. Milby Park in southeast Houston on Saturday to remove litter from trees, clear plastics from the nearby Sims Bayou and replant hundreds of native shrubs washed away by floodwater.
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SCA to Engage 5,000+ Volunteers in Nationwide Earth Month Celebration

(ARLINGTON, VA) April 12, 2018 —- By expanding Earth Day into Earth Month, the Student Conservation Association (SCA) is out to transform stewardship into a year-round endeavor. 
 
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FDR’s Forest Army: Historian Cites SCA as Among Heirs to CCC Legacy

TheConversation.com
by Benjamin Alexander, City University of New York
 
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SCA Massachusetts AmeriCorps Aids Communities in Advance of "Bomb Cyclone"

USA Today
March will roar in like a lion on the East Coast on Friday and Saturday as a potent storm is expected to deliver a ferocious mix of howling winds, drenching rain, heavy snow and powerful waves.
 
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SCA Acts Ahead of Storm Expected to Bring Severe Flooding

WHDH-TV Boston
Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker said Thursday that he has activated the National Guard ahead of Friday’s nor’easter. The storm is expected to bring severe coastal flooding.
 
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SCA and Bayou Preservation Association Conduct Stream Corridor Restoration

The Katy News
The Bayou Preservation Association and the Student Conservation Association (SCA) teamed up recently with students from Carnegie Vanguard High School (CVHS) in HISD for a stream corridor restoration project at Japhet Creek Nature Park in a small east Houston neighborhood.
 
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Public Lands Alliance Honors SCA as Public Lands Hero in Aftermath of Natural Disasters

Public Lands Alliance
PALM SPRINGS, CA – On Tuesday, February 27, 2018, the Public Lands Alliance (PLA) recognized 11 nonprofit organizations who have stepped up and have swiftly worked with their land management agency partners to help their public lands recover from recent wildfires, floods, and hurricanes.
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SCA Alumna and Sea Turtle Hero Gets Lifetime Achievement Award

The Corpus Christi Caller-Times
If you love something, let it go.
 
That’s what Donna Shaver does every season with the tiny sea turtles she cares for. 
 
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Sustainable Forests: SCA Helps Add Training, Jobs, and Fire Power

Treehugger.com
The longleaf pine ecosystem in the United States has shrunk from 90 million acres to just 3.4 million over time. Consequently, nearly thirty animal species that rely on it for habitat are now endangered or threatened. 
 
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