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  • Fossils Mines Maps Jotr 1

    Abandoned Mines, Paleontology, and Maps at Joshua Tree National Park

    Geoscientist-in-the-Parks

    Megan Gross recently wrapped up her second term at Joshua Tree National Park (JOTR) as a Paleontology Assistant with the Geoscientists-in-the-Parks (GIP) program. Megan’s favorite activities as a GIP were assisting in the Abandoned Mineral Lands (AML) projects that were scheduled for fall 2019 and spring 2020.

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  • Weathersby Shinara Stewards Vista Helps Bring Awareness To Historic Site April 2020 1

    Stewards VISTA Helps Bring Awareness to Historic Site

    VISTA

    Shinara started her VISTA service in July 2019 and finds it very encouraging to see how important the documentation work she does for San Antonio Missions is for the park in order to continue the assessment process. Shinara’s VISTA service with Stewards is in a unique situation...She is using her VISTA year as part of her requirements on her master’s degree.

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  • Anb 2019 Nca Lynch Jenna 6

    From Service Member to NPS Seasonal Park Ranger

    National Park Service

    Stewards' (recent) AmeriCorps Alumni, Jenna Lynch, has been a vital addition to the staff at Antietam National Battlefield from the first day as an intern to her current role. During Jenna's service, she led and assisted in multiple events at Antietam from developing a Leave No Trace program to organizing a butterfly tagging event.

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  • Facilitating Community Led Conservation And Recreation Projects Lucy Portman 1

    Facilitating Community-Led Conservation and Recreation Projects

    Rivers, Trails, and Conservation Assistance

    Meet Lucy Portman. She is an all-star Steward serving with the National Park Service’s Rivers, Trails and Conservation Assistance (RTCA) Program in Seattle, Washington. Throughout her first 47-week term, Lucy has had the opportunity to initiate, develop, and see through a number of exciting conservation projects.

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  • Logoforwebsite

    COVID-19 Response Plan

    June 29, 2020 | This will be updated regularly by Conservation Legacy staff with changes or further announcements. Last updated 6/29/20.

    The safety of our participants, staff, and partners is our utmost priority. We have activated an Incident Response Team dedicated to addressing the impact of COVID-19 on our organization.

    Below you will find updates regarding Conservation Legacy’s response to the emerging concerns related to the COVID-19 (Coronavirus).

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  • Hughes Earth Day

    Lowering my “Foodprint” for Earth Day

    Community Volunteer Ambassadors

    The 50th anniversary of Earth Day looks a little different than years past. Traditional plans where groups cleaning and caring for our public lands, or planting trees have fallen awry with global circumstances, but that doesn’t mean that we can’t celebrate (in a socially distant) way!

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  • Logoforwebsite

    Conservation Legacy Brand Refresh

    April 13, 2020 | Throughout 2019 and continuing into 2020, the Conservation Legacy Communications Team has been analyzing our brand, visual identity, messaging and communication strategies. It has taken the effort of our entire staff to pull together a comprehensive body of research, culminating with our 2020-2022 Strategic Plan. With that, we have refreshed our Conservation Legacy logo and program visual identities.

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  • Rachel Head Science On Tap2

    Science on Tap in Tennessee

    VISTA

    Feb. 11, 2020| "Science on Tap is an event that the Tennessee Aquarium presents every month at a local bar/brewery in Chattanooga, TN. Science on Tap events are hosted by different conservation and research-minded organizations throughout the country."

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  • Hobbs Bi Lingual Peer Mentor

    Bi-lingual Peer-Mentoring Capped with a Canoe Trip

    VISTA

    Feb. 11, 2020 | "The program began in 2018 and focuses on between 100-200 dual-immersion third-grade students in Benton County, Oregon. These third graders learn about similarities between their watershed and a sister watershed, Rio Laja in central Mexico, through the lens of migratory birds, native to both watersheds."

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  • Cvas On Mlk 1 Newsletter Content Jan2020

    CVAs on MLK

    Community Volunteer Ambassadors

    Jan. 20, 2020 | "In her position as a Community Volunteer Ambassador, Sophia connects people with the park and provides memorable experiences for volunteers and visitors alike. "

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