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SCA Volunteers Work to Undo Harvey’s Damage at SE Houston Park

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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Public Lands Alliance Honors SCA as Public Lands Hero in Aftermath of Natural Disasters

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, Houston Parks & Galveston Bay Estuary Program Partner on Hurricane Restoration

Houston, TX, December 16, 2017 – Student Conservation Association (SCA), Houston Parks and Recreation (HPARD), and Galveston Bay Estuary Program are teaming up to help Houston parks in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.
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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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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
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Mount Rainier National Park Honors SCA Intern, Others with Valor Memorial

(LONGMIRE, WA) — A new memorial was dedicated at Mount Rainier National Park on Friday, August 25, 2017- the 101st anniversary of the National Park Service. The memorial honors four people who lost their lives in the park while in the act of saving or rescuing others.
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SCA Statement on Interior’s Review of 27 National Monuments

Statement by Jaime Matyas, president and CEO of the Student Conservation Association, re: the Secretary of the Interior’s review of 27 national monuments:
 
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SCA to Award Founder’s Medal to Olympic National Park

The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and stewardship, will award its Founder’s Medal to Olympic National Park, one of two original SCA partners and the only park to provide young SCA stewards with service opportunities in each of the past 60 years.
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SCA Documentary NATIONAL PARK DIARIES Premieres

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