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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.

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    A Night in the Woods

    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. 

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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.

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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

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

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  • Stephanie

    We'll just say "See Ya Later"

    May 23, 2019 | It's hard saying goodbye to family, so we'll just say "see ya later". 

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  • Blake Small

    People

    April 25, 2019 | I joined the conservation corps to get away from people.

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  • Dale Small

    So We Were Told

    April 17, 2019 | Yo yo yo, so we were told...

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    Split Rail Fences, Turkeys, and Good Work

    April 13, 2019 | There are wild turkeys calling. In the predawn light we can here their throaty voices, floating to us over the tall, misty grasses of Cowpens National Battlefield in South Carolina. It is the third hitch and Spring has finally begun to show it's colors.

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  • Crew 947 Working On A Bridge

    Thank You Kentucky

    March 30, 2019 | Stretching and groaning, I attempt to rinse out the day before’s workload and emerge out from my cozy sleeping bag into the cold of dawn. As I slowly make the bold transition from dream state to reality, I remember how lucky I am to be where I am, waking up with the wilderness.

     

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