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City of Rocks Reopens High-Elevation Loop Trail

MagicValley.com

ALMO • A visiting work crew this month reopened a trail at City of Rocks National Reserve that hadn’t been maintained for perhaps a decade.

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Crew begins taking down Marcy Dam

Lake Placid News

LAKE PLACID - An iconic High Peaks vantage point is vanishing. A work crew began a five-year process this week to remove Marcy Dam, which was damaged during Tropical Storm Irene in 2011, causing the pond above it to drain.

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Governor Cuomo Launches Excelsior Conservation Corps Environmental Stewardship Program

LongIsland.com

Albany, NY - September 15, 2015 - Governor Cuomo announced the launch of New York State’s Excelsior Conservation Corps, a new AmeriCorps environmental education and stewardship program for 18 to 25 year olds.

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SCA CEO Jaime Matyas standing with new SCA Chief Counsel Barbara Gonzalez-McIntosh at the SCA New Hampshire campus

SCA appoints Barbara Gonzalez-McIntosh as Chief Counsel

(WASHINGTON D.C.) September 15, 2015 – The Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and stewardship, today named Barbara Gonzalez-McIntosh as its chief counsel. 

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The Excelsior Conservation Corps, a joint program with SCA, AmeriCorps and New York State,  will restore, enhance and protect New York's natural resources.

Governor Cuomo Launches Excelsior Conservation Corps

Governor Cuomo announced the launch of New York State’s Excelsior Conservation Corps, a new AmeriCorps environmental education and stewardship program for 18 to 25 year olds.

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SCA and West Monroe Partners mark 9/11 Day of Service

SEATTLE, WA – September 10, 2015—More than 60 volunteers from the Student Conservation Association (SCA), the national leader in youth service and stewardship, and West Monroe Partners, a leading business and technology consulting firm, will commemorate the September 11th National Day...Read more

70 Young Adults Selected as NPS Centennial Volunteer Ambassadors

WASHINGTON, DC – A group of 70 energetic, young adults are leading an effort to connect people to their national parks and public lands in support of the National Park Service’s 100th anniversary in 2016.

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American Express Announces Grant to SCA to Help Preserve More Than 200,000 Acres of Parkland

Program kicks off with a ‘Servabration’ in honor of the National Park Service’s 99th Birthday on the National...Read more

More Than Measurement: Changing Lives with SCA

Search Institute

By Kate Hagner, Program Quality Manager, Student Conservation Association

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Cape Canaveral National Seashore's Mosquito Bay, where SCA Crews are working

Teens learn conservation at Cape Canaveral National Seashore

Daytona Beach News-Journal

NEW SMYRNA BEACH – With a mission of building the next generation of conservation leaders and inspire stewardship of the environment, 12 teens spent six weeks learning and working at Cape Canaveral National Seashore this summer.

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