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Youth volunteers tackle Charles Park

Queens Chronicle

It may have been 91 degrees — at 9:30 a.m.

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Youth to map, restore trails: Measure A money to fund conservation efforts

The Daily Journal

High school students will restore and survey park trails in the coming year and use new technology to develop interactive maps of San Mateo County’s parks system.

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Youth tend trails this summer

Pacifica Tribune

By Jane Northrop - Pacifica Tribune Staff WriterRakes and pitchforks in hand, local youth widened the overgrown Hazelnut Trail in San Pedro Valley Park this month and fulfilled other tasks at the direction of the park rangers.A group of high school aged youth called Student Conservation...Read more

Youth Help Restore Gateway sites

Staten Island Advance

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — “KLONG! KLONG! KLONG! …

Once again, the pick rises high up toward the overcast sky, hangs there for a few seconds, and slams back down on the granite boulder.

“KLONG!”

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Youth Across North America Are Fighting For Their Future Climate

Huffington Post

After BP’s oil-and-methane spill in the Gulf of Mexico this year, James (now 16), Elaine (18), and their long-time friend Andrew Daniels (17) recorded “The Bird,” with James as the lead singer and guitarist, Elaine on drums and vocal, and Andrew on bass.”The Bird” was featured on the “...Read more

Young people can be part of the solution

SFGate.com

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California’s state parks comprise one of the finest systems of public lands in America, a collection of places that conserve an invaluable legacy of natural, historical and cultural resources that make California the Golden State.
Inextricably...Read more

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Young Alaskans Go To Work Outdoors

Alaska Public Media

Working outdoors was an easy sell for Zimmerman, but she says being a part of the Student Conservation Association has pushed her to do more, like being a leader and taking on responsibility.

“I kind of feel like I’ve gone from being a younger girl to being a lady,” says Zimmerman. “...Read more

Young Alaskans Go To Work Outdoors

Alaska Public Media

Noa Otto is part of a group of 17-20 year olds that have enlisted with the Student Conservation Association for a summer internship. Right now they’re working on the University Lake trail, an Anchorage dog park that is surrounded by outlying bike trails.“Today we are retreading trail, and then...Read more

Working for a Cleaner, Greener Stamford: Students Give Back Through Hands-On Conservation Service Program

Press Release

Stamford, CT — Forty-two high school students from the greater Stamford area earned their “green stripes” this summer through a six-week Student Conservation Association (SCA) program funded [in part by the Fairfield County Community Foundation.

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SCA Detroit Program Manager Alycia Chuney

Willing to forgo status quo and pursue passion

Crain's Business Detroit

As a new generation coming of age, millennials are considered more global, more tolerant, more diverse, more educated and more connected than any generation before them.

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