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Student Conservation Association Awards Founder’s Medals to Grand Teton National Park, Grand Teton National Park Foundation and Teton Science Schools

(Teton Village, WY) June 22, 2017 —- The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and stewardship, has awarded its Founder’s Medal to three Jackson Hole regional partners: Grand Teton National Park, the Grand Teton National Park Foundation, and Teton Sc
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Statement by SCA President & CEO Jaime Matyas on U.S. Withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement

Statement by SCA President & CEO Jaime Matyas on U.S. Withdrawal from Paris Climate Agreement
 
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Out here: A new kind of conservationist

Some of Mobile’s most ecologically diverse areas are tucked away beyond the buffers of some of its most urban communities — hidden marshlands, rich with plant and animal life, in areas throughout the Three Mile Creek watershed.

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500 New Yorkers to Join SCA Earth Day Festival Saturday, April 22 at Riverbank State Park in Harlem

Family fun, community service, and environmental education are all part of the Student Conservation Association (SCA) Earth Day Family Festival on Saturday, April 22nd from 8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Riverbank State Park in Harlem.
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SCA, Pisces Foundation Team to Add Citizen-Science to Chicago, San Mateo Crews

(Arlington, VA) Match 23, 2017 —- The Pisces Foundation, which seeks ways to accelerate to a world where people and nature thrive together, has awarded the Student Conservation Association (SCA) a grant of $166,000 to develop and pilot citizen-science modules within its urban conservation
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SCA CEO Jaime Matyas on Confirmation of Ryan Zinke as Interior Secretary

WASHINGTON, DC – Statement by Jaime Berman Matyas, president and CEO of the Student Conservation Association, following the US Senate’s confirmation of Rep. Ryan Zinke as the Secretary of the Interior.
 
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SCA, S.D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation Team Up to Advance Nature-Based Youth Development

(Arlington, VA) —- Young conservation volunteers have long helped shape America’s public lands.
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Former SCA Crew Leader Named Cleveland Sustainability Chief

Mayor Frank G. Jackson has sworn in Matt Gray as Chief of Sustainability at Cleveland City Hall. The swearing-in ceremony was held in the Mayor’s Red Room among co-workers, family members and friends.
 
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NY Gov. Cuomo Announces First Graduating Class of Excelsior Conservation Corps

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced the graduation of the inaugural class of New York’s Excelsior Conservation Corps and the beginning of enrollment for a second class.
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Chi-Cal Rivers Fund Announces $1.3 Million in Grants, Including $270K for SCA

Today Chi-Cal Rivers Fund partners announced seven projects selected to receive $1.3 million in grant funding that will improve and enhance waterways in the Chicag

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