Spotlight: Chelsea Herbertson

The Road from Intern to Federal Employee Chelsea Herbertson was an intern with the Bureau of Land Management (BLM)’s Colorado State Office in Lakewood, working as a geographic information systems (GIS) specialist through Western Colorado Conservation Corps. Today, she is a federal employee! Here is what the 24-year-old shared with us about her experience. Key rolesGo to Article

Hitting the Trail with REI and RMYC

You might know it as the Second Avenue Trailhead. Or Zack’s Stop Trailhead. Or Rainbow Lake Trailhead. But whatever moniker you use for the trail in Frisco, that’s where CYCA spent a day with REI and Rocky Mountain Youth Corps last week! Together we crushed it. Rocks, that is. We also cut and installed beams,Go to Article

Careers in Natural Resources Training Workshop

For career influencers reaching 18- to 24-year-olds Are you a staff or faculty member in higher education, a nonprofit staffer or an HR professional? Please join the Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education and the Colorado Youth Corps Association at our upcoming Careers in Natural Resources Training Workshop, where we will provide you with tools andGo to Article

Swimming in Service Projects with Denver Water

Corps are swimming in service projects this year, thanks to a contract CYCA has signed with Denver Water. Check out everything that will be accomplished in just five weeks! High Line Canal: Mile High Youth Corps will remove and chip brush and trees. Cheesman Reservoir: Mile High Youth Corps will remove overgrowth from trees on theGo to Article

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