Student Conservation Association

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Student Conservation Association (SCA)

Address:689 River Rd
PO Box 550
Charlestown, NH 03603

Established: 1957. Description:Provides outdoor service opportunities for high school students and expense-paid internships for college students and other adults to assist with conservation projects in national parks, wilderness areas, and other sites nationwide. Members: 3,000 annual members and 50,000 alumni. Dues: Donations accepted.
Publications: e-Volunteer (quarterly); electronic newsletter, free to members.

See other parks in New Hampshire.
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So when the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) partnered with the Student Conservation Association (SCA) in 1997 to match high school students with conservation projects in the Adirondack Park, the overwhelming positive result exceeded everyone's expectations.
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