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Recovery Act Funds Improvements to Pacific Crest Trail

Lake County News

VALLEJO, Calif., Nov. 17, 2010 - Federal agencies, conservation groups and partners came together this month near Palm Springs to celebrate a year of major accomplishments along the Pacific Crest National Scenic Trail (PCNST). The event also marked the 10th anniversary of the Bureau of Land...Read more

SCA Member William Moore III working with kids at Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

Refuge Notebook: Refuge intern has best summer by far

Peninsula Calrion

Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

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SCA youth at Rock Creek Park in DC

Restoring Lands and Transforming Lives

Green Schools National Network

Who would have thought there was a connection between land restoration and success in school? This is precisely what research concerning the Student Conservation Association (SCA) has found.

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Returning vets fight fire

Crossville Chronicle

Source: Crossville Chronicle, Crossville, TN. May 22, 2012. Random Thoughts: Returning vets fight fire
By Dorothy Copus Brush

CROSSVILLE — Cemeteries are given special attention this week in preparation for Memorial Day next Monday. During the Civil War gracious ladies of the...Read more

Richmond Teens Employed to Revive Rosie The Riveter Legacy

SCA Press Release

Student Conservation Association and National Park Service engage female youth crew to shoot video documentary spotlighting the role of U.S.

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Richmond teens learn about Rosie the Riveter through creation of documentary

Oakland Tribune

Many women entered the work force for the first time in the 1940s, filling factory jobs vacated by men fighting in World War II.

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Routt National Forest work helps veterans transition to civilian life

Craig Daily Press

Steamboat Springs — After spending a year deployed with the Army in Iraq, Elder Pyatt had to adjust to civilian life when he finished his service in 2008.Life in the military moves much faster, said Pyatt, who served to earn money for college.“There is an adjustment period,” he said.In the Army...Read more

Rugged work with SCA trail crew rewarding

Bangor Daily News

By Brad Viles, Special to the NEWSThey’ve been sighted by hikers on Bigelow this summer. You might have seen them if you took a family hike to Gulf Hagas. They were there, too. If you backpacked on the Appalachian Trail in the “100-mile wilderness” from Monson to Abol Bridge, you would...Read more

Rutgers students apply studies, provide Sandy relief, as volunteers of Student Conservation Association

myCentralJersey.com

The damage caused by Hurricane Sandy in October was debilitating and widespread. Many New Jersey students and their families felt the immediate effects of the storm, but were unable to lend a hand during the school year.

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S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation Awards $500,000 Grant to Student Conservation Association

Digital Journal

PRWEB.COM Newswire — Funding Will Expand Youth Conservation Programs, Collaborations throughout Bay Area(OAKLAND, CA) August 27, 2012 —- The Student Conservation Association (SCA) has received a $500,000 grant from the S. D. Bechtel, Jr. Foundation to expand its engagement of...Read more

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