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SCA Alumna Dana Soehn on NPR's Here & Now

Here & Now
As the National Park Service turns 100 years old, Here & Now is taking a close look at some of the country’s most distinctive parks. The Great Smoky Mountains National Park, which straddles the border of North Carolina and Tennessee, is the nation’s most-visited park.
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What The Conservation Of National Parks Teaches Us About Ourselves

The Huffington Post
by Jaime B. Matyas, President & CEO, SCA
 
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SCA Volunteers Join Interior Secretary Sally Jewell on CBS Sunday Morning

CBS Sunday Morning
SCA volunteers joined Interior Secretary Sally Jewell on CBS Sunday Morning to support youth conservation service and advance the legacy of the Civilian Conservation Corps.
 
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SCA NH Wins AmeriCorps Grant

Concord Monitor

A few years ago, Ray Stubblefield-Tave was working backstage in a theater. She had never lived outdoors. She didn’t know how to pitch a tent.

Now, the 25-year-old spends her days building bridges and restoring trails. And most nights, she camps outside.

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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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Meet the SCA Alum Who's Turning Point Reyes National Seashore 100% Green

My name is Dale Dualan. I grew up in Modesto, California, a Central Valley town. We had a simple life. My parents came from the rural Philippines. They taught me to appreciate what we have, the things we take for granted: clean air, clean water, good food.
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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 youth at Rock Creek Park in DC

Restoring Lands and Transforming Lives

Green Schools National Network

Who would have thought there was a connection between land restoration and success in school? This is precisely what research concerning the Student Conservation Association (SCA) has found.

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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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