tag: Conservation Corps


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posted May 2, 2018

A Guide to Transportation Funding Programs for Service and Conservation Corps

by Stuart Macdonald

Conservation Corps and Transportation: Making the Connection is a funding guide and case study publication sponsored by The Corps Network and the Federal Highway Administration.

  tags: accessibility, youth, rtp, conservation corps, funding

posted May 23, 2018

Okanogan Trail Construction tackles difficult Ajax section of Arizona Trail

Completing the Arizona Trail required careful planning and technical construction of the Ajax Section through a rocky canyon.

  tags: conservation corps

posted Apr 18, 2018

Mules and horsemen aide in collaborative trail maintenance on the Sheltowee Trace

During a groundbreaking effort between horsemen and hikers and Daniel Boone National Forest Service personnel, supplies to improve a section of the Sheltowee Trace NRT were moved by two mules and a dozen workers to a site near Bark Camp Creek.

  tags: conservation corps

posted Apr 18, 2018

Volunteers are making ambitious trail partnerships work

by Back Country Horsemen of America

Equestrians work with Forest Service and Conservation Corps for effective trail maintenance

  tags: conservation corps, volunteers, partnerships

posted Apr 3, 2018

California Conservation Corps Learn New Skills on Accessible Urban Trail

San Diego County partnered with the California Conservation Corps to develop an accessible trail surfaced with hardened crushed granite material from TechniSoil LLC.

  tags: accessibility, conservation corps

posted Mar 1, 2018

Armand Bayou Hiking Trail Restoration Project, Texas

Funded by a Recreational Trails Program grant from Texas' state trails program, this trail rehabilitation project at a nonprofit nature center used a wide variety of funding and volunteer assistance.

  tags: nature trail, restoration, rtp, conservation corps

posted Dec 29, 2017

Arizona Conservation Corps Mogollon Rim Ancestral Lands Trail Crew - Arizona

Through the Ancestral Lands program, Conservation Legacy supports trail improvement on the Mogollon Rim in the Coconino National Forest while providing jobs and experience for local Native American youth.

  tags: conservation corps

posted Dec 29, 2017

Camp DREAM/Vermont Youth Conservation Corps Collaboration

Kids build trails while having summer camp experiences.

  tags: conservation corps

posted Dec 29, 2017

Continental Divide Trail Alliance Youth Corps

Youth crews have built over 75 miles of new trail in rugged environments along the Continental Divide.

  tags: conservation corps

posted Dec 29, 2017

Hyde Park Heritage Greenway - New York

The RTP grant was instrumental in helping to make the Hyde Park Trail System “ready for prime time.”

  tags: conservation corps