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SCA Crewmembers in Pittsburgh replanting a green area

Cause an Effect: Raise Funds for SCA

billpeduto.com

The mission of the Student Conservation Association (SCA) is to build the next generation of conservation leaders.

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CBS Cites SCA as one of the Best Ways to Get a Summer Internship

CBS Money Watch

“One way to use the web for an internship search is to hone in on the most targeted Web sites for the field you hope to pursue. Alexander Altvater, a Parks, Recreation and Tourism Management major who graduated last year from Clemson University, logged onto the Student Conservation Association...Read more

Celebrate the Park Service's Centennial

The Philadelphia Inquirer
 
by Cynthia MacLeod, superintendent, Independence National Historical Park
 
Hip Hip Huzzah!
 
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Celebrating the finale of Pick Up America

SCA

Since serving at Yosemite National Park in 2006, SCA alumnus Jeff Chen rehas come a long way – 3,500 miles, to be exact.Simultaneously troubled and inspired by the trailside trash he saw at Yosemite, Jeff launched Pick Up America, the nation’s first coast-to-coast roadside litter...Read more

Celebrities Donate Time to "Invade" Homes to Save Water

Press Release

Student Conservation Association, American Water Launch “Save Water Today” Public Service Campaign in partnership with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s WaterSense ProgramVOORHEES, N.J., March 2, 2011 – With 36 states expected to face serious water shortages by 2013, water...Read more

Chi-Cal Rivers Fund Announces $1.3 Million in Grants, Including $270K for SCA

Sys-Con.com

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...Read more

Chicago Conservation Leadership Corps Teaches, Inspires Youth

Forest Preserves of Cook County
 
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SCA Crew in Chilly Slough Wetlands sitting on the Jack leg fence they just completed.

Chilly Slough Wetland Conservation Project

Bureau of Land Management

Chilly Slough is one of the few remaining examples of natural, high desert, spring-fed wetland. The wetland is created by a combination of flat, valley-bottom topography and abundant spring water.

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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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