Posts by Kevin Hamilton

by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Lou Lunte has spent his career in the environmental field and for the past 30 years has been deputy state director of The Nature Conservancy...

by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Friday, September 13, 2019

It’s hard to know where to look when assessing SCA’s GulfCorps. Do you focus on the team’s lengthy list of accomplishments? The number of young...

by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Friday, September 13, 2019

Special events (both real and virtual), a nationwide series of service projects, and the inaugural SCA Giving Day will mark the first annual SCA...

by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Friday, September 13, 2019

Research performed by SCA interns and alumni is paying off – and garnering a lot of attention.

  • The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service credits three SCA
  • ...
by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Wednesday, September 11, 2019

At first, it may sound counter-intuitive. I mean, to forge a more inclusive conservation community, does it really make sense to exclude roughly 50% of...

by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Wednesday, August 14, 2019
Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge
 
As summer internships go, combing the beaches of Cape Cod is not a bad gig. That’s why Crystal
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by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Monday, August 12, 2019
by David Kurapka, SCA 1980 (Acadia National Park) and 1982 (Assateague Island National Seashore)
 
For most people, the month of August brings to mind...
by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Wednesday, August 7, 2019
“It’s pretty cool to say I work at the Arch,” notes St. Louis native Sean Carey. “Most people say, ‘Wait, what?’”
 
There have been...
by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Tuesday, July 16, 2019
SCA and the Girl Scouts first teamed up in 2016 to create more outdoor experiences for girls. Last year, SCA-led programs in eight Girl
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by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Monday, July 1, 2019

As the visual information intern at the National Parks of New York Harbor, Miller Bradford worked to connect and engage online visitors with the historic...

by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Monday, July 1, 2019

by Kevin Hamilton, SCA Communications Staff

When I was a kid, no attraction seized my imagination like Mount Rushmore: high in the sky, larger than life,...

by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Monday, July 1, 2019

There is no Fourth of July without Independence National Historical Park in Philadelphia. Known as the birthplace of American democracy, this is where the founding...

by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Friday, April 26, 2019
As time passes, legacies grow larger. As the people who forged those legacies pass, we pause to remember. 
 
SCA lost two former and beloved...
by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Monday, March 11, 2019
Bruce Putnam, husband of almost 27 years to SCA Founding President Liz Putnam, passed away earlier this month following an extended illness. SCA’s Kevin...
by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Tuesday, October 30, 2018
Emigrant National Historic Trail in Wyoming by Bob Wick, BLM.
by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Monday, August 20, 2018
All summer long, the SCA crew at Tongass National Forest worked an alternating schedule: one week of long, arduous days replacing a fading fish pass...
by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Friday, July 27, 2018

The thing you hear most often from SCA alumni is “those X weeks changed my life.”

Nature’s marvels, self-discovery, and a strong sense of accomplishment are...

by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Monday, July 9, 2018

Things sure have changed since their dads made this trek a quarter century ago.

Cal Najimy and Steve Bagley are part of an SCA team...

by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Tuesday, June 12, 2018
What are the chances of history repeating itself…twice? Simultaneously?
 
This story begins in the summer of 1992 on Kupreanof Island, part of Tongass
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by Kevin Hamilton | Posted Thursday, May 24, 2018
SCA has earned many honors over the years: from the Interior Department, the US Conference of Mayors, the Garden Club of America and others (not...

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