The Corps Network releases documentary short about connecting urban youth to the great outdoors
November 14, 2014
Discovering the Boulder-White Clouds features AmeriCorps members from Baltimore, MD visiting the mountains of central Idaho, developing a new perspective on environmental stewardship. Contact: Levi Novey Director of Communications &...
Aquatic Restoration Training Reaches Corps in 16 States!
November 13, 2014
Washington, DC — After last week’s launch of the online Live Webinar version of The Corps Network’s Waders in the Water Green Jobs training program, the aquatic restoration program has now been delivered to 22 Corps in 16 states and the District of Columbia. In response to the 21st...
Act Now… Time Is Running Out!
October 27, 2014
Washington, DC – The Corps Network’s Waders in the Water live, online webinar training and certification is filling-up fast. The new online course price of $199 per student has the maximum 100 slots in the class and space is going quickly. The six-hour class, Mon. November 3 and Tues....
Initiative trains local youth in coastal restoration to assist in Gulf Oil Spill recovery
October 22, 2014
Through Gulf Coast Restoration Initiative, teens and young adults to gain skills in aquatic resource management and coastal habitat monitoring Gulfport, MS – Young people from communities along the Mississippi Gulf Coast began training last week as part of the pilot project of the Gulf Coast...
Online Delivery Slashes Cost of Green Jobs training!
October 10, 2014
Online Delivery Slashes Cost of Green Jobs training! Download PDF version of thie Press Release Washington, DC – October 10, 2014 – After a hugely successful coast-to-coast rollout, The Waders in the Water program has added an online delivery option making it both available and...
Wilderness Society Launches 50 Conservation Projects to Honor 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act at June 24 Event
June 19, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON (June 16, 2014) —Fifty conservation projects in 50 wild places throughout the U.S. will be completed this year to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act, and to celebrate the launch of the 21st Century Conservation Service Corps (21CSC) The...
Aquatic Restoration Training Program Launches & Draws Rave Reviews
June 18, 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE WASHINGTON, D.C. – June 16, 2014 - The Waders in the Water program pilot is in full swing and Corps from coast to coast have begun receiving training and certification for climate-ready aquatic restoration emerging: with skills in aquatic safety, knowledgeable about...
Partnership for 21st Century Conservation Service Corps Announces "100 Projects to Restore America"
June 5, 2014
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16 Members and Affiliates of The Corps Network Awarded 21st Century Conservation Service Corps Project Grants
May 22, 2014
Southwest Conservation Corps works on improving a trail. Among several projects, they were awarded a grant to partner with the Bureau of Reclamation and National Park Service to make improvements to the Historic Railroad Trail at Hoover Dam. For Immediate Release May 22, 2014 WASHINGTON,...
The Corps Network Receives National AmeriCorps Grants
May 8, 2014
AmeriCorps members of Kupu's Hawaii Youth Conservation Corps at work. WASHINGTON – The Corps Network has received AmeriCorps program continuation grants from the Corporation for National and Community Service for its AmeriCorps Education Awards Program and its AmeriCorps Opportunity Youth...