Photos of the Month: August 2013

Keep updating those Facebook photos! We'll collect some of our favorite photos posted on Corps Facebook pages within the past month and post them on this blog. Here are some of our favorites from August.


KUPU - Hawaii Youth Conservation Corps
Kupu Gateway Team Hilo A's version of the classic "American Gothic" Painting... conservation style!

Texas Conservation Corps
Texas Conservation Corps Emergency Response Team Blue's first demo/clean up project in Circle, Alaska. Disassembling a log cabin foundation which consists of a plywood layer, floor joists, insulation and another layer of plywood. The cabin was removed from its foundation and placed about 20' away during the Yukon River Flood in May 2013. Photos by Valerie Tamburri.

Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa - Going to the Minnesota State Fair? Visit us at the DNR Complex! Post your cut-out photo on our wall for a chance to win two free tickets to the Conservation Corps 80th birthday celebration.


Four Corners School of Outdoor EducationThis training was THE largest collaborative assembly of youth corps members in the history of the Universe!* Thanks to the Escalante River Watershed Partnership andSouthwest Conservation Corps for planning and hosting the training, and to the 80 corps members with Canyon Country Youth Corps, Utah Conservation Corps, andCREC Coconino Rural Environment Corps for all of their hard work. This upcoming season, they plan to accomplish 10 YEARS worth of habitat restoration in only 10 weeks.**
(*We cannot actually verify this, but seriously, it was huge. **This is actually true. Photo by Jacob W. Frank)

California Conservation Corps - posted by John Griffith on the Totem Magic: Going MAD Facebook page
Beth Pratt, the CA Director of The National Wildlife Federation came to visit the California Conservation Corps, Ukiah center to congratulate the corps members on certifying their residential campus as certified wildlife habitat!!!

Maine Conservation Corps

Mile High Youth Corps
First challenege: the banana toss

Conservation Corps North Bay - Indian Valley Organic Farm and Garden


Student Conservation AssociationSCA's Hudson Valley Corps is waist deep in conservation. 

California Conservation Corps - from The Corps Network's Facebook page -  
Three Generations on California Fire

KUPU - Hawaii Youth Conservation Corps - KUPU service event