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Conservation Leadership Corps Creating Green Jobs for 80 Detroit Area Teens

CBS Detroit

Source: CBS Detroit Local

DETROIT — Detroit-area teens are putting their green thumbs to work thanks to Johnson Controls, a global diversified...Read more

Conservation Leadership Corps program puts 36 teens to work in Baltimore parks

New York Times/PRNewswire

BALTIMORE, July 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Thirty-six Baltimore teens begin work to restore and maintain Baltimore-area parks this month as the Johnson Controls Conservation Leadership Corps (CLC) program launches into its sixth year. The program provides local teens with job-readiness...Read more

Conservation program helps district spread safety message

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Tulsa District


Matt Mueller, Student Conservation Association intern, is shown here with one of the many children whose lives he will touch this summer....Read more

Conversations with Gardner: Seeking internships

The Arbiter Online

Hanging in the Communication Building, a flyer for conservation internships directs students to graduate teaching assistant Wayne Rysavy.

As an alumnus of the Student Conservation Association, he informs students of various opportunities available to them through ...Read more

Lizzie Cato of Raleigh, North Carolina, checks the levelness of a log that will be the base for a walking bridge. Photo Credit: Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

Cutting to the Corps

Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

JAFFREY — A short walk from the entrance to Children’s Woods on Stratton Road, there are a group of people busily working among huge logs of hemlock. The logs have been felled and dragged to their current location to become the base of a walking bridge. Six volunteers are steadily stripping the...Read more

Dale Penny on President Obama's Public Lands Budget

The Student Conservation Association salutes President Obama for advancing a federal budget that responsibly provides for some of America’s most iconic and irreplaceable assets: our public lands.

The President’s spending proposal, which includes more than $50 million for youth...Read more

Dallas CLC Kicks Off

Dallas News 8 Now...Read more

Danbury teens help on Ives Trail

The News-Times

Source: The News-Times, by Eileen FitzGerald

DANBURY — Seventeen-year-old Ehi Osagie doesn’t pretend to be an outdoorsman, but he’s proud of his work...Read more

DEC announces program to protect backcountry hikers and campers

syracuse.com

Backcountry recreationists and the state’s natural resources will both receive a higher level of protection thanks to the creation of the...Read more

Detroit Conservation Leadership Corps to Expand

SCA

(DETROIT, MI) February 8, 2013 —- Lessons in conservation, sustainability, and environmental justice will be passed on by Detroit youth to Detroit youth, thanks to a new partnership between The Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan and the Student Conservation...Read more

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