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April 12, 2018 | 1 minute readThe Youth Conservation Corps of the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service offers a summer youth employment program that engages young people in meaningful work experiences in national parks, forests, wildlife refuges, and fish hatcheries while developing an ethic of environmental stewardship and civic responsibility. Read the full story...
Jennifer Owen-White shares her love of wildlife with members of the Youth Conservation Corps. Photo by USFWS.
August 23, 2017 | 1 minute readThe Fish and Wildlife Service, Panama City Field Office congratulates Rutherford High School students Sabrina and Starr Myers for a productive and successful summer as a member of the Youth Conservation Corps (YCC). This federally funded youth employment program facilitated by the Department of Interior, gives local high school student and opportunity for hands on experience working with endangered species and scientific research through civic engagement. Starr and Sabrina worked with biologist specializing in Gulf sturgeon, beach mice, sea turtles, Flatwood salamander and freshwater mussels. Read the full story...
Sabrina and Starr Myers celebrate completion of a Youth Conservation Corps internship. Photo by USFWS.
Warm Springs National Fish Hatchery is always seeking qualified volunteers and interns to help with daily operations and projects. Our volunteers are individuals who want to give back to their communities, parents who want to be good stewards of the land and set examples for their children, retired people willing to share their wealth of knowledge, concerned citizens of all ages who want to learn more about conservation, and passionate people who enjoy the outdoors and want to spread the word about America’s greatest natural treasures. Learn more...
A tour of the hatchery for the Columbus, GA Parks and Recreation Senior Center. Photo by USFWS.