Student Conservation Association

Type: Organization
Name: Student Conservation Association
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

Teens help rid Belle Isle of invasive plants

DETROIT (WXYZ) - About 100 teens came together to improve Belle Isle on Thursday.With the help of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources they learned how to identify and remove invasive plants that are known to be killing native Michigan plants.   ... [Published WXYZ - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

Future conservationists help out at Heinz refuge

Casey Fabris, Inquirer Staff WriterPosted:Tuesday, July 22, 2014, 1:08 AMAt the beginning of a work week that promised hot, steamy days, five high school students put on bug repellent, yellow hard hats, gardening gloves, and work boots before Monday's ... [Published Philly.com - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

Seeking Local Hire Applicants for Permanent Park Ranger Position

Contact: Becky Latanich, 907-747-0132Sitka National Historical Park, (July 18, 2014) - Due to an administrative error, Sitka National Historical Park is re-advertising the GS-09 permanent, full time, subject-to-furlough position that was announced in ... [Published Noodls - Jul 18 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Students help conserve state parks

For the past few weeks, 10 high school students from throughout the country have been enjoying the natural beauty of Sussex County — and the students, in turn, have reciprocated the hospitality by volunteering their time in a variety of efforts aimed ... [Published New Jersey Herald - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 2 reports

Johnson Controls kicks off conservation leadership corps to help with Milwaukee parks projects

Johnson Controls Inc. recently kicked off its conservation leadership corps, offering high school students work experience through a paid summer jobs program.Denise Lockwood Reporter- Milwaukee Business JournalOffering students conservation experience, ... [Published Wauwatosa Patch - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 2 reports

Conservation Leadership Corps preserving Milwaukee’s parks

/3BL Media/ - Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company, is kicking off the 2014 Conservation Leadership Corps (CLC) that will provide 48 Milwaukee area high school students real world job experiences. CLC is a paid summer jobs program that ... [Published Justmeans - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Howling for Wolves and Voting Rights in Michigan

Almost three decades ago, I spent a summer as a Student Conservation Association ranger at Isle Royale National Park, in the farthest reaches of northern Michigan. I hiked through the beautiful boreal forests of this World Heritage site, drawn there because ... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 07 2014 - Updated Jul 07 2014 - 1 reports

NMI gets $4M youth grant

00:00 By Richelle Agpoon-Cabang - richelle.cabang@mvariety.com -Variety News StaffA $4 MILLION grant for young adults who want to pursue natural resource conservation careers is now available, the CNMI Office of Grant Management announced yesterday.The ... [Published Marianas Variety - Jul 07 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Summer Day Trip: Fort Sumter

During this summer travel season of the Civil War Sesquicentennial, one might think it would be appropriate to visit the place where it all started: Fort Sumter .Unlike most battlefield sites, which are on land, Fort Sumter National Monument is on an ... [Published Examiner.com - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 28 2014 - Updated Jun 28 2014 - 1 reports

Internships are good way to become park ranger

CARLSBAD Ever wonder how to pursue a career as a park ranger?Although park rangers come from many different educational backgrounds, the journey to earn the coveted brown hat and shiny badge is arduous. Many jobs within the National Park Service are ... [Published Current-Argus - Jun 28 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 2 reports

Teens learn outdoor ethics in Carlsbad program

at 12:05 amCARLSBAD – Carlsbad Caverns National Park is hosting a few teenagers this week for a different kind of summer school.Nine teens are taking part in the park’s “Teen Adventure Week,” an annual summer program that teaches its participants basic ... [Published Albuquerque Journal - Jun 25 2014]
First reported May 12 2014 - Updated May 12 2014 - 1 reports

Student Conservation Association And Domtar Renew Partnership To Support Youth Service And Stewardship In US, Canada

WASHINGTON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Student Conservation Association (SCA) today announced it has renewed its North American partnership with Domtar, the Montreal-headquartered fiber-based consumer products company. The agreement extends Domtar's ... [Published PR Newswire: Environment - May 12 2014]

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"I truly consider it the best summer job I've ever had" Lafferty said
"With curious minds and strong desires to learn craft skills, I've witnessed HOPE Crew members tackle some impressive preservation projects so far" Rhodes says. "We see a very bright future for the program."
"The students have a unique opportunity to gain hands-on work experience, while developing professional skill and learning about the importance of environmental conservation" said Karen Sommer , director, global public affairs, at Johnson Controls
...Thomas Jefferson said it best: "Men by their makeup are naturally divided into two camps: those who fear and distrust the people and wish to draw all powers from them into the hands of higher classes; and those who identify themselves with the people, have confidence in them, cherish and consider them the safest and most honest, if always the wisest repository of the public interest."

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Teens help rid Belle Isle of invasive plants [Published WXYZ - Jul 25 2014]
Future conservationists help out at Heinz refuge [Published Philly.com - Jul 22 2014]
Seeking Local Hire Applicants for Permanent Par... [Published Noodls - Jul 18 2014]
Here's How You Train the Next Generation of Pre... [Published Huffington Post - Jul 17 2014]
Students help conserve state parks [Published New Jersey Herald - Jul 17 2014]
Shelburne tree stewardship underway with recent... [Published Shelburne News - Jul 17 2014]
Multiple uses of forest land a plus for new Rif... [Published Glenwood Independent - Jul 11 2014]
Johnson Controls kicks off conservation leaders... [Published Wauwatosa Patch - Jul 11 2014]
Johnson Controls kicks off conservation leaders... [Published Business First of Buffalo - Jul 11 2014]
Conservation Leadership Corps preserving Milwau... [Published Justmeans - Jul 10 2014]
Conservation Leadership Corps preserving Milwau... [Published theCSRfeed - Jul 10 2014]
Howling for Wolves and Voting Rights in Michigan [Published Huffington Post - Jul 09 2014]
NMI gets $4M youth grant [Published Marianas Variety - Jul 07 2014]
HOPE Crew: Training the Next Generation of Pres... [Published National Trust for Historic Preservation - Jul 03 2014]
Why the Supreme Court Cell Phone Decision Is a ... [Published Mediashift - Jul 03 2014]
Summer Day Trip: Fort Sumter [Published Examiner.com - Jul 02 2014]
College Notes, June 29, 2014 [Published Pottsville Republican & Evening Herald - Jun 29 2014]
Internships are good way to become park ranger [Published Current-Argus - Jun 28 2014]
Organization works to nurture love for outdoors... [Published Baltimore Times - Jun 27 2014]
Teens learn outdoor ethics in Carlsbad program [Published Albuquerque Journal - Jun 25 2014]
Carlsbad Caverns program teaches teens to 'Leav... [Published Current-Argus - Jun 24 2014]
National Park ranger Caitlin Worth picked up wh... [Published Mountain Press - Jun 15 2014]
Outdoor Recreation and Stewardship Events Promo... [Published PRWeb - Jun 05 2014]
University of Oregon class of 2014 students are... [Published Oregon Daily Emerald - May 29 2014]
2014 Halo Awards Honor Efforts that Do Well by ... [Published theCSRfeed - May 29 2014]
Student Conservation Association And Domtar Ren... [Published PR Newswire: Environment - May 12 2014]
Smoky Mountains national park to host career day [Published Mountain Press - May 09 2014]
Earth Day Marks the Launch of Leg Two of REVERB... [Published PRWeb - Apr 22 2014]
Student Conservation Association, Southwest Air... [Published theCSRfeed - Feb 05 2014]
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Conservation Leadership Corps preserving Milwau... [Published theCSRfeed - Jul 10 2014]
Johnson Controls providing summer jobs for urban youth for ninth consecutive year SOURCE: Johnson Controls DESCRIPTION: MILWAUKEE, July 10, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Johnson Controls, a global multi-industrial company, is kicking off the 2014 Conservation ...
2014 Halo Awards Honor Efforts that Do Well by ... [Published theCSRfeed - May 29 2014]
Companies and Nonprofits Recognized by Cause Marketing Forum SOURCE: The Cause Marketing Forum DESCRIPTION: May 29, 2014 /3BL Media/ - Campaigns that funded wells in Ethiopia, provided life-saving vaccinations and fought veteran unemployment -- all ...
Student Conservation Association And Domtar Ren... [Published PR Newswire: Environment - May 12 2014]
WASHINGTON, May 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Student Conservation Association (SCA) today announced it has renewed its North American partnership with Domtar, the Montreal-headquartered fiber-based consumer products company. The agreement extends Domtar's ...
Student Conservation Association, Southwest Air... [Published theCSRfeed - Feb 05 2014]
Southwest extends alliance for total support of more than one million dollars SOURCE: Student Conservation Association (SCA) DESCRIPTION: WASHINGTON, DC, Feb. 5, 2014 /3BL Media/ - The Student Conservation Association (SCA) and Southwest Airlines ...
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