Student Conservation Association, Inc.
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2011
SCA-NY AmeriCorps will recruit Americorps members who will serve throughout the Hudson Valley and the Adirondack State Park for both full and part time terms of service. In 2011-2012, these members will instill an ethic of stewardship in thousands of students and will improve the quality of and access to NY public lands for the benefit of millions of visitors. The members in the Adirondacks will serve a part time term in the Adirondacks from May to October and will create or improve access to trails and wilderness lands. In the Hudson Valley members will serve half time and full time terms at a variety of state, county and non profit agencies providing a myriad of environmental education and stewardship roles including trail work, biodiversity research and monitoring, GIS mapping, invasives management, promotion of sustainable practices etc.