The Student Conservation Association

About The Student Conservation Association

Founded in 1957, the Student Conservation Association, Inc., is a national nonprofit organization that advocates for the environment. SCA leads the nation in providing conservation service opportunities, outdoor skills and leadership training. Every year, in all 50 states, thousands of high school, college, graduate students and others join the association to work for national parks and forests, historic and cultural resources, and urban green spaces. SCA’s mission is to build the next generation of conservation leaders and inspire lifelong stewardship of the environment and communities by engaging young people in hands-on service to the land.


Estuary Habitats Educator

January 2019 - November 2019 Hyde Park, NY
“Experience gained and people I met through working in the environmental field.”

Crew member

June 2019 - August 2019 Maryland Line, MD
“Working outside, meeting awesome people, good pay, awesome experience”
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