YOUTH CONSERVATION CORPS
Two, one-month-long summer sessions
Mammoth Hot Springs
Youth & College
Conservation, Outdoor Recreation, Professional Development
Apply to a work-based education program focused on training and inspiring the next generation of conservation leaders through work projects, outdoor recreation, and education. Corps members receive instruction in leadership skills, stewardship, sustainability, ecological relationships, and cultural heritage while completing projects such as trail rehabilitation, constructing log fences, installing bear proof boxes in campgrounds, and citizen science. Enrollees hear from resource experts and are introduced to the varied National Park Service career fields. Weekends and evenings are spent recreating in the park. Designed for participants ages 15-18. To learn more and to apply, visit https://www.nps.gov/yell/learn/management/yccjobs.htm.
This program is offered by our friends at the National Park Service.