Nature Detective Makes Exploring Fun at Letchworth State Park

LETCHWORTH STATE PARK, NY (WKBW-TV — When the COVID crisis put a damper on live programming at Letchworth State Park, Conrad Baker went into action on the internet. He started producing “Nature Detectives” segments on Facebook.
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Congress Wants to Fix Public Lands

The Guardian

by Sally Jewell and Ken Salazar

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SCA Statement on Congressional Passage of Great American Outdoors Act

The Student Conservation Association applauds Congressional approval of the Great American Outdoors Act and looks forward to seeing the President add his signature to this landmark legislation.

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SCA Statement on Latino Conservation Week

As SCA works with others to forge a more inclusive conservation community, we enthusiastically commemorate Latino Conservation Week.

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SCA Appoints Rob Murphy Chief Financial and Administrative Officer

(ARLINGTON, VA) July 20, 2020 —- The Student Conservation Association (SCA) has named Rob Murphy as Chief Financial and Administrative Officer (CFAO).

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SCA Calls for Passage of The CORPS Act

Statement by SCA Chief Executive Officer and President Stephanie Meeks

“Officially, it is called the Cultivating Opportunity and Response to the Pandemic through Service Act. However, it is most often referred to by its acronym, the CORPS Act, and nothing could be truer.

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A Youth Civilian Conservation Corps Will Build a Trail of Justice and Hope

The Hill

By Stephanie Meeks

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Investment in the Outdoors Can Bring Jobs, Health, Conservation

San Francisco Chronicle

By Jay Watson and Bruce Saito 

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SCA Statement on Covid-19, June 30, 2020

Like you, SCA continues to monitor the spread of COVID-19. As U.S. cases total more than 2.5 million and the number of lives taken nears 130,000, the toll grows ever more tragic.

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Amid Massive Teen Unemployment, Outdoor Youth Employers Find Success

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Teenager Xander Hill was bummed about his summer. This spring, it looked like he’d miss out on his favorite job: being a lifeguard at Shaler’s Crawford Swimming Pool.

Then, last month during a family dinner, his mom exclaimed from across the table, “Hey, the pool is going to open!”

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