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City of Rocks Reopens High-Elevation Loop Trail

MagicValley.com

ALMO • A visiting work crew this month reopened a trail at City of Rocks National Reserve that hadn’t been maintained for perhaps a decade.

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Students gather in the Smoky Mountains National Park for SCA's NPS Academy

College students explore career paths in national parks

Knoxville News Sentinel

GATLINBURG — LeConte Creek is a cold, fast-flowing stream in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park where every rock seems to shelter some form of aquatic life, whether it be caddisfly, stonefly or the occasional salamander.

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College Students Plant Career Seeds in National Parks

Knoxville News Sentinel

GATLINBURG — Most of them had never before been to Great Smoky Mountains National Park. For some, it was their very first hike.

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College Students Spend Spring Break Working in National Parks, Not Sunning on Sandy Beaches

SCA

WASHINGTON, DC (February 27, 2013) – More than 200 college and university students will spend their spring breaks volunteering in some of our nation’s greatest national parks – foregoing the traditional week at the beach.

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Confessions of a National Park Ranger

The Washingtonian

Originally published in “The Washingtonian”As a national park ranger on the Mall, my job was to make sure tourists came home with good storiesBy Molly E. McCluskey; SCA Alumna, Arches National Park 2002, National Mall and Memorial Parks 2005Do you want me to take your picture?”I’m standing...Read more

Congressman Arcuri corrals funding for Graze-NY program

Mid-York Weekly

By Michael Gurecki (SCA Intern) for the Mid-York WeeklyPastures and pocketbooks of upstate farmers will be seeing a bit more green in 2010 thanks to U.S.

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Conservation Begins Here - July Wrap-Up of SCA in the News

Various

Plant Corps restores coastal habitat at Hook Holmdel Independent ‎Jul 30, 2009‎ Lucas Kelly, an intern with the Student Conservation Association, spends his days at Sandy Hook removing invasive species of flora. …

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Conservation Corps Puts 200 Youth to Work in New York State Parks

readMedia Newswire

For more information contact: Dan Keefe, 518-486-1868Conservation Corps Puts 200 Youth to Work in New York State ParksDepartment of Labor partnership funds $3.35 million youth job-training program in State Parks; Over 40 Student Conservation Association members removing invasive species,...Read more

Conservation Corps' Trail is a Stellar Achievement

Connecticut Post

By Keila Torres - Copyright 2009 Hearst NewspapersStudents create solar system model behind Discovery MuseumBRIDGEPORT — As they walked along the trail they blazed behind the Discovery Museum in Veterans Park, the crew from the Student Conservation Association proudly pointed out the...Read more

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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