The presentation will include case studies of an established corps program.
The Millennial Generation is hungry for work that makes a difference in their communities. Corps programs represent a way to engage these passionate future leaders in trail work and advocacy. This presentation will include analysis of the value of working with youth corps (financial, social, and educational) and techniques for partnering with corps programs in every part of the country. The presentation will include case studies of an established corps program (Northwest Youth Corps) and two emerging corps programs (Illinois Trail Corps and The Oxford County Conservation Corps in Maine).
This paper outlines ways to achieve two key goals: First, to create career paths for young people; and secondly, to improve the U.S.’ ability to counter, and adapt to climate change, especially in communities that have suffered from environmental injustices.
This updated Rails-with-Trails: Lessons Learned report documents how the state of the practice, perspectives, and context for rails-with-trails have evolved since 2002 and includes updated effective practices.
The Beerline Trail Neighborhood Development Project was created to ensure the next phases of trail development serve the needs of the community.
Understanding Federal Funding for Natural Surface Trails