Tuesday, February 4, 2014

NC Youth Conservation Corps Weekend Opportunities for youth, ages 14 to 19--Application Due 3/1

Join the North Carolina Youth Conservation Corps (NCYCC) for an action packed weekend of outdoor work and adventure.  NCYCC "crews," are small co-ed groups of crew members and two trained leaders that work as a team to complete high priority outdoor conservation projects that benefit the local community.  The NCYCC is partnering with the Ellerbe Creek Watershed Association, Eno River Association, and Eno River State Park to offer Durham, Orange and Wake County young people ages 14 to 19 the opportunity to become a NCYCC crew member for a weekend.  Crew members will serve from 4:30 p.m. Friday to 4:30 p.m. Sunday and camp for two nights at Eno River State Parks.  This experience offers community service hours, a high quality education, and resume building experience.

Projects:    Trail construction and maintenance   ●   Habitat restoration       
Light carpentry  ●   Invasive species removal            Stream Clean-up

Application Deadline: March 1

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