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Mother of the American Youth Conservation Movement

NYStateParks.blog

Liz Titus Putnam looked at dozens of people in the dining hall at a Dutchess County summer camp — eating, talking and laughing — and she saw a room full of connections.

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SCA Hudson Valley AmeriCorps Celebrates 20 Years of Conserving the Region’s Resources

Student Conservation Association

(FISHKILL, NY) November 5, 2019 —- The 20th season of the Student Conservation Association’s Hudson Valley AmeriCorps Program was among its most productive, organizers reported at a ceremony recognizing the accomplishments of the program’s 40 young adult members.

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Hope Takes Wing for Endangered Bird

NYStateParks.blog

by Lindsey DeLuna, OPRHP Environmental Steward and SCA Intern

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SCA Crew Works to Preserve Indiana's Only National Park

WSBT 22
(Watch the full segment below)
 
Some local students are coming together to keep Indiana's only national park beautiful.
 
The volunteers are working to preserve the Indiana Dunes.
 
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For SCA Alumnus, Denim and Mountaineering Go Hand in Hand

Rivet

Throwback photos stir up laughs, memories and – for denim heads – a wealth of vintage denim inspiration. Rivet asked individuals in the denim industry to take a look back and reminisce about a denim moment in time captured on film.

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National Parks Are Falling Apart. These Diverse Service Corps Can Help Fix Them

Fast Company

America’s national park system is getting wilder by the second—and that’s not great news for visitors. This country’s park system is made up of more than 85 million acres of outdoor space.

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SCA Alumnus Driving Research Into African American History at Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Smoky Mountain News
Many plotlines weave through the story of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, but if the park were a book, some of those plotlines be written in bold, with others buried in small type. 
 
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SCA Interns Aid First-of-its-Kind Advancement in Ocelot Survival Effort

Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service states thanks to new approaches in field-ready semen sampling and freezing developed by their partners at the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden led by Dr.
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SCA Interns Arrive to Tackle Invasive Plants

The Brunswick News
They’ll show up in your yard uninvited, causing problems for all kinds of other living things. No, not a horde of feral hogs — the latest internet obsession — but invasive plants, which can easily hide in plain sight.
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SCA Statement on Sunday’s Shooting in Dayton, Ohio

The entire SCA community is saddened by this tragedy and the heartbreaking loss of life. We grieve for the families and loved ones of those taken from us, and for all those impacted by this horrific act.

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