AmeriCorps Opportunities:   No AmeriCorps or youth service opportunities are currently available. Please check back soon!  

AmeriCorps Opportunities:  
No AmeriCorps or youth service opportunities are currently available. Please check back soon!  

St. Croix Historic Boom Site Cleanup July 26, 8:45-11:30 a.m. followed by free lunch!  

St. Croix Historic Boom Site Cleanup
July 26, 8:45-11:30 a.m. followed by free lunch!

 

Blog
Resources restored, lives changed...World saved

It’s unfortunate that the phrase 'Save the World' isn’t taken seriously. There should be how-to books, college courses, job descriptions, marketing campaigns that all don the phrase. Of course, serious use of the phrase would require popular agreement that we live in a world that needs saving. Plausible, at least until you ask the follow up question, “Saving from what?” Well, since I’m the only one here, I’m going to take the liberty to define some terms and make some assumptions. Because I’m here to save the world, and I know plenty of other folks who share that exact mission.

Corps News
Lessons in lysimeters

In early June, two Conservation Corps summer apprentices collaborated with the Minnesota Department of AgricultureMinnesota Department of Natural Resources and University of Minnesota to install 12 lysimeters on an agricultural field in Cass County. 

Where are they now? Sean Wickhem

During his four years of service in the Corps, Sean Wickhem did everything from documenting scenic easement parcels by canoe to leading youth in community service, training people how to camp to installing solar panels. Read more.