SCA's Gulf Oil Response


SCA interns throughout the Gulf region are scrambling to conduct wildlife mortality surveys and establish baseline data before the oil takes a larger toll on area wetlands and beaches, including at Pelican Islands National Wildlife Refuge on the eastern coast of Florida. Read more.

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Help SCA and the Pittsburgh Pirates Plant a Community Garden


Please vote now!Andrew McCutchen, Pittsburgh Pirates and City of Pittsburgh asking Pittsburghers to vote for McCutchen’s Pepsi Refresh ProjectAndrew McCutchen and the Pittsburgh Pirates announced today that they have partnered with Pittsburgh Mayor Luke Ravenstahl, the City of Pittsburgh and the...Read more

SCA and NRG Energy Power Up Youth Conservation Programs

News12 and EarthTimes

NRG Provides $50,000 to Fund Volunteer Efforts NationwideStamford, CT (Vocus) July 15, 2010 — The Student Conservation Association (SCA), a national leader in youth service and stewardship, is partnering with NRG Energy (NYSE:NRG) to provide green jobs and service opportunities to youth in...Read more

SCA Students working to restore Angeles National Forest after Station Fire

Pasadena Star-News

See photos and article on Pasadena Star-NewsANGELES NATIONAL FOREST - Pasadena native Katsu Che Frausto has a “cool” summer job that involves hiking steep trails, working in stifling heat and finding the occasional startled rattlesnake.The 19-year-old, who attends the University of Colorado at...Read more

Students to learn about invasive exotic plants

St. Augustine Record

PONTE VEDRA BEACH — The Florida Exotic Pest Plant Council has awarded a grant to the Friends of the Reserve on behalf of the Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s Guana Tolomato Matanzas National Estuarine Research Reserve (GTM NERR).

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SCA Detroit is Back with Green Jobs Program

Press Release

Green Teens: Conservation Leadership Corps Returns to Detroit, Provides Summer Jobs to 80 High School Students Johnson Controls partners with Student Conservation Association and The Greening of Detroit for innovative green jobs program

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Getting to know a local park a little bit better

Mother Nature Network

By Allie Taylor, SCA Crew Leader, for MNN.comSCA is employing Milwaukee teens to maintain county parksHAPPY TRAILS: A bridge that crosses a lush ravine in Milwaukee’s Lake Park where the SCA summer crew will restore and maintain trails.

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Students Volunteer at Cumberland Island

Florida Times Union

Anita Nicholas and Andrew Savage clear brush from an old duck pond Thursday on Cumberland Island.

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Amtrak Expands SCA Sponsorship

Press Release

America’s Railroad is SCA’s “Official Alternative Transportation Provider”Washington, DC and Charlestown, NH (Vocus) — Demonstrating a strong commitment to a clean environment, the Student Conservation Association (SCA) and Amtrak announced today an expansion of Amtrak’s sponsorship of the SCA...Read more

Show Us the Green Spaces You Love! SCA Launches Conservation Begins Here Photo Contest

Press Release

Prizes Include Day Packs from Deuter USA, Four Round-Trip Tickets from Southwest Airlines, and National Park PassCharlestown, NH (Vocus) May 27, 2010 — Calling all outdoor enthusiasts! If you have a favorite green space - somewhere in the outdoors where you relax, or connect to nature - now is...Read more


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