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  • Working In Snow

    And Just Like That It's December

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    December 13, 2019 | With a quintessential southern mix of rain, lightning bugs, and humidity coupled with onboarding paperwork, trainings, graduations, etc. reflecting on 2019 kind of feels like a movie montage in my mind. So, let me Slow. It. Down. for a minute. 

    By Brenna Kelly, Corps Director

    Source: Source: Southeast Conservation Corps • Winter 2019 Newsletter

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  • Get Sign

    Setting the Water Bar High and Achieving Trail Goals

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    December 3, 2019 | Final Blog by SECC GIS and Trail Maintenance Technician Interns

    Kelly O’Shaughnessy and Hannah Springer

    Source: Southeast Conservation Corps • Blog

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    Leading Ladies: Women leading the charge in local conservation

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    November 1, 2019 | Our very own Brenna Kelly, Corps Director of Southeast Conservation Corps, is featured in the Get Out features of the Chattanooga Times Free Press. Read more below!

     

    Within the past three issues of Get Out, we have featured a different conservation group's newly hired executive director — and all have been women. That got us wondering, are women leading the local conservation scene? Based on our tally — yes. 

    Source: Chattanooga Times Free Press • Southeast Conservation Corps

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    A Bear-y Good Time in the Backcountry

    September 26, 2019 | It’s 5:36 in the morning on Wednesday, September 18th, as I peer out over my paper-thin nylon hammock strung up on the edge of camp.

    Source: Source: Southeast Conservation Corps • Blog

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    A Night in the Woods

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    September 23, 2019 |Imagine you’re lying in your tent. Safely wrapped in your cocoon of nylon tenting and sleeping bag fluff, with your head resting comfortably on your bag of clean clothes. 

    Source: Source: Southeast Conservation Corps • Blog

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    5 Things We Learned from Working with an All-Girls Boy Scouts of America Troop

    Partnerships

    August 28, 2019 |We had expectations of what working with a Boy Scouts Troop might be like, we had an idea of what working with a Girl Scouts Troop would be like, but we were both blown away and humbled by this experience.

    Source: Source: Southeast Conservation Corps • Blog

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    National Park Foundation and Partners Expand Service Corps Impact Across the Country

    Partnerships

    August 26, 2019 | As the National Park Service celebrates 103 years of preserving America’s natural and cultural resources, the National Park Foundation (NPF) today announced a more than $3.5 million investment in expanding young, diverse leaders’ capacity to help protect national parks, lift up communities, and gain in-demand job skills training through service corps programs.

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  • Wcc Crew Photo Winner

    Hey Swole Sister

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    July 15, 2019 | During the summer of 2019 SECC fielded its first ever all-female Women’s Conservation Corps Youth Crews.

    Source: Source: Southeast Conservation Corps • Blog

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  • Crew Member Drilling

    The Last Hitch

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    December 14, 2017 | Our last hitch was filled with pre-nostalgia and lots of memory sharing.

    Source: Southeast Conservation Corps • Blog

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