Chicago Mayor Rahm Emmanuel with SCA member Kailon Lang and VP Rafael Ruiz

BP pledges $1 million to SCA for local projects

NWI Times

CHICAGO | BP is donating $1 million to the Student Conservation Association for projects on the Calumet River and at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, project partners announced Tuesday.

“Every single person in the city and in the region loves that lake and they want to protect that...Read more

Moose GPS Collar Study is First in 30 Years

Fox Bangor

GREENVILLE - Moose have become synonymous with the state of Maine, and preserving the population is a priority for wildlife biologists. It’s been 30 years since the Department of Inland Fisheries & Wildlife conducted a GPS radio collar study on moose, but biologists say it’s now...Read more

Rangers begin work in Pittsburgh, Allegheny County parks

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

An offer to work outdoors in a new city drew Gergely Gyorgyi-Ambro from his office job in Budapest to Pittsburgh, where he recently joined a group of rangers to be stationed in Allegheny County parks beginning this summer.

“I was looking for something new, and I’m a real big...Read more

SCA Founder Liz Putnam is presented with plans for the new home of the Hudson Valley Corps at Vassar

SCA Hudson Valley Corps Moving to Vassar

Imagine the myriad emotions coursing through Liz Putnam when she heard the news.

On Thursday, June 11, SCA’s founder was back at Vassar College for her 60th reunion.  In addition to all the other weekend festivities, Vassar had invited Liz and 50 other guests to an...Read more

SCA Americorps Interns working with School Children at Bear Brook NH

AmeriCorps Renews SCA Funding

AmeriCorps Renews SCA Funding, Awards $1.3M to Support Conservation Service Programs, $3M in Education Awards for 2015

Wendy Spencer, CEO of the Corporation for National and Community Service, today announced that SCA NH Corps’ AmeriCorps funding has been renewed for...Read more

Redwoods. Photo by chmee2

Access to the Redwoods

Student Conservation Association volunteers, in association with Save the Redwoods League and the Garden Club of America, and under the guidance of California State Parks have helped rebuild the River Trail access to the Humboldt Redwoods State Park, along the Eel River, after a massive fire...Read more

SCA Pittsbugh Crew

Green Cities Sustainability Fellows Expand Their Impact in Pittsburgh

(PITTSBURGH, PA) May 14, 2015 —- Amid climate change, temperatures are rising and with them the risks of extreme weather, declining air quality, damaging flooding and more.  Thanks to the Student Conservation Association (SCA), volunteers are also rising to help make...Read more

SCA Volunteers cleaning up green space for Earth Day in New York City

SCA Earth Day service events to activate over 2,000 volunteers

(WASHINGTON D.C.) April 9, 2015 — Two-thousandvolunteers in 16 cities will make for one very big Earth Day.  The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and stewardship, today announced itsslate of Earth Day service...Read more

SCA on BronxNetTV for Earth Day

SCA Marketing & Outreach Coordinator Ann Pedtke and SCA ConSERVE volunteer Jane Chan appeared on BronxNet TV program “OPEN” with Javier Gomez this week to preview SCA’s upcoming Earth Day service event in New York City this Saturday, April 18th. Find more event details and registration...Read more

SCA Volunteers cleaning up green spaces in New York City

SCA and American Express Mobilize Earth Day Volunteers

(WASHINGTON D.C.) April 15, 2015 — Two major forces in service, stewardship and sustainability are coming together for the first time to renew public lands and community bonds for Earth Day.

The Student Conservation Association and American Express will bring...Read more


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