16 Year-Old Surf Phenom Lakey Peterson and SCA Announce Partnership

Press Release

Two-time NSSA Nationals Women’s Open Champion, “Most Outstanding Performance” award recipient and the first pick for the 2011 USA Pac Sun Surf Team, Lakey Peterson is an unstoppable 16-year-old.Charlestown, NH (Vocus) September 28, 2010Two-time NSSA Nationals Women’s Open Champion, “...Read more

2010 American Trails' National Trails Awards Winners Announced


SCA Earns the Prestigious Kids and Trails AwardKids and Trails Award: Honors efforts to engage children and youth in outdoor experiences using trails.

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2010 Wilderness Risk Management Conference (WRMC)

Press Release

Register today for the 17th Wilderness Risk Management Conference in Colorado Springs, Colorado on October 14-16, 2010.SCA is pleased to take the lead in presenting an all-day, pre-conference workshop at this year’s WRMC.

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21 Places to Look for Green Volunteering Opportunities

Reuters/Green Biz

By Carolyn MansfieldVolunteering in the field you’ve targeted for your career path has proven to be a winning strategy, especially in today’s economy as thousands look for jobs and strive to get an edge on the competition. Carolyn Mansfield of Bright Green Talent provides a road map...Read more

300 Environmental Restoration Jobs Coming to Gulf of Mexico

Three hundred jobs are expected to be created over three years thanks to a joint conservation effort announced today by The Nature Conservancy. The $7 million-dollar project will be carried out by a partnership formed with the Conservancy, The Corps Network, the Student Conservation Association...Read more

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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500 SCA Volunteers to Clean-Up Jamaica Bay Coastline on Saturday, January 16 to Commemorate MLK Day

(BROOKLYN, NY) January 11, 2016 – More than 500 young volunteers from across New York City will conduct an extensive coastal clean-up project at Gateway National Recreation Area to honor the memory of Martin Luther King, Jr.

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6 Win 2009 Rachel Carson Awards

The Daily Green

Also, see the Video Now on New York 1 SCA Founder, Elizabeth C.

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60 Philadelphia Teens Get Green Jobs


(PHILADELPHIA, PA) Nov. 14, 2012 – More than 60 underserved Philadelphia teens have secured green jobs and leadership opportunities – gaining conservation skills, environmental education and career training – through a grant to the Student Conservation Association (SCA) from the Exelon ...Read more

70 Young Adults Selected as NPS Centennial Volunteer Ambassadors

WASHINGTON, DC – A group of 70 energetic, young adults are leading an effort to connect people to their national parks and public lands in support of the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary in 2016.

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