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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 plan
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Summer Program Sows Seeds of Learning

 
On the first Friday in August, National Park Service rangers gathered with teenagers from North Philadelphia and Camden to celebrate the end of a new summer program, one that takes urban gardening and adds a dose of history and adventure.
 
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SCA, Girl Scouts Launch Partnership with All-Girl Crew

(SHENANDOAH NATIONAL PARK, VA) July 14, 2016 – The launch of a new collaboration between the Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) and the Student Conservation Association (SCA) has placed 10 Scouts in the spotlight – and on a two-week Conservation Destinations Trip to Shenandoah National Park in Virg
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SCA, PA Launch Pennsylvania Outdoor Corps Employment Program

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Student Conservation Association Receives $322K National AmeriCorps Grant, Plus $2.4M in Education Awards

(ARLINGTON, VA) July 12, 2016 – The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and stewardship, has received a $322,000 AmeriCorps grant from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS). 
 
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SCA Alumna Goes for Thru-Hiking's Triple Crown

(East Glacier, MT) June 23, 2016 – It’s an elite feat requiring elite feet, as well as stamina, skill and smarts. 
 
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Discover the Power of Parks in NH

ALLENSTOWN, N.H. — The 2016 Discover the Power of Parks nature programs will begin the last weekend in June and continue into the fall to help connect the public with nature in the park.
 
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SCA, Girl Scouts of the USA Partner to Introduce More Girls to the Wonders of the Outdoors

New York, NY—In the spirit of National Get Outdoors Day on Saturday, June 11, today Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) announces the Richard King Mellon Foundation’s $1 million commitment to GSUSA to encourage girls to embrace the outdoors.
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Domtar, SCA to Restore Williams Flowers Waterfront Park in Plymouth, NC

PLYMOUTH, NC – June 7, 2016 – Volunteers from Domtar Corporation and the Student Conservation Association (SCA) will engage in spring cleaning at William Flowers Waterfront Park in Plymouth on Saturday, June 11, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
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