SCA Helps Chip Away at Historic Montague Building

New Jersey Herald
The steady “tink, tink” of hammer driving chisel against mortar filled the chilly morning air as a group of restoration specialists began the job of sprucing up the Neldon-Roberts Stonehouse on Route 206.
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Improve Youth Employment While Maintaining Our National Parks

Youth Today
by Jaime Matyas, CEO, Student Conservation Association
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NPS Podcast: SCA Internships

The National Park Service’s latest Preservation Technology Podcast features SCA interns Kim Samaniego and Lauralee Buchanan, who discuss their SCA experiences at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve in New Orleans.
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SCA Alum Spurs VT Neighborhood Connector Trail

Burlington Free Press
SHELBURNE - A decades-long discussion of building pathways between neighborhoods finally achieved unanimous approval by the Selectboard last month and made opening the first trail last week possible.
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Conservation in the City

Juan “Tony” Elizondo, a teacher in Houston, and Corrin Omowunmi, a program manager in Philadelphia, share a passion for environmental awareness, land conservation and connecting young people with nature.
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SCA Partners with America's Promise Alliance

Statement on new partnership:
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An Important Message to SCA Members re: Hurricane Matthew

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Statement by SCA CEO Jaime B. Matyas on Proposed National Service Reserve

As a long-time advocate for expanding volunteer opportunities for youth and young adults, the Student Conservation Association welcomes the introduction of a...Read more

Statement on Passing of SCA NH AmeriCorps Member Reed McWilliams

The Student Conservation Association is deeply saddened by the loss of SCA New Hampshire AmeriCorps member Reed McWilliams, 21, of Bethel, Alaska.
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These local students use GPS technology to map park features and trails, pinpoint invasive plants in quest to improve County Parks.

Technology on the Trails

As the summer sun burned off the morning fog, a team of students led this day by 16-year-old Maria Contreras left the visitor center at San Pedro Valley County Park on a mission: find English ivy and other invasive...Read more


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