SCA Service Project at Sam's Point Preserve

It was a beautiful Monday morning as my fellow Student Conservation Association Hudson Valley AmeriCorps members and I made the trek to the Sam’s Point Area of Minnewaska State Park Preserve.
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Veterans Help Forest Service with Conservation Projects

Scottsbluff Star Herald
In an all-volunteer military, many troops enlist right out of high school and return abruptly to civilian life, leaving behind their service friendships and day-to-day discipline with little work experience and support.
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MUFG and SCA Team Up to Support Conservation During “MUFG Gives Back” Volunteer Month

LOS ANGELES, November 10, 2017 – MUFG Union Bank, N.A.
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Conservation Group Fixes Up Seven Tubs Nature Area

The Citizens' Voice
The forest scene in Seven Tubs Nature Area has a new addition.
Stone steps go up and down the hill next to a creek, courtesy of the Pennsylvania Outdoor Corps.
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Veterans Continue to Serve USA with SCA

KRVN Radio
Five military veterans and one current member of the US Army Reserve have been working on both the Pine Ridge Ranger District near Chadron and the Bessey Nursery near Halsey to further conservation and sustainability on the Nebraska National Forests and Grasslands, (NNFG).
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SCA Founder Liz Putnam, Former VT Gov. Madeleine Kunin to Launch “Women in Conservation” Series

(NORWICH, VT) October 25, 2017 —- The Student Conservation Association (SCA) and the Upper Valley Sierra Club Group today announced the first in a series of compelling “Women in Conservation” programs, highlighting historic and contemporary demonstrations of environmental stewardship and...Read more

Nome Teen Stars in SCA Documentary Celebrating Conservation

KNOM Radio
Nome-Beltz senior Nichlos Gutowski stars in a documentary that had its Alaska premiere this week. 
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How Land Conservation Is Transforming Lives In Pittsburgh

The Huffington Post
by Jennifer Meccariello Layman, SCA Regional Vice President for Partnership
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Park Ranger & SCA Alumna Has Had 23-Year Love Affair with Chiricahua National Monument

Tri-Valley Dispatch
Park Ranger Suzanne Moody has lived at Chiricahua National Monument for 23 years, and she finds something new in the park to fall in love with each day.
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From Ashes to Awesome

New York State Parks
In April 2016, a wildfire engulfed around 2,000 acres of the Sam’s Point Area of Minnewaska State Park Preserve in the Shawangunk Mountains.
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