Recent News


Seattle Gay News- Northwest Youth Corps program empowers LGBTQ teens to celebrate their identities while gaining life and job skills serving at local National Parks
December 2020

11 Reasons to Join a Conservation Corps​
November 2020

Northwest Youth Corps helps in Holiday Farm Fire recovery effort, Register Guard Front Page
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​November 2020


Cultivating the Next Generation: The Northwest Youth Corps Tribal Stewards Program  Western Forester publication,
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September 2020

National Park Foundation and Partners Increase Investment in Service Corps Programs Across the Country – releases/national – park – foundation – and – partners – increase – investment – in – service – corps – programs – across – the – country – 301140070.html
September 2020

A year in the life of an Outdoor Ambassador
September 2020

Elyse Rylander, Rainbow Conservation Crew
July 2020

Northwest Youth Corps’ LGBTQ Rainbow Conservation Crew Partners with Mount Rainier National Park and National Park Foundation to Complete Conservation Work – youth – corps – lgbtq – rainbow – conservation – crew – partners – with – mount – rainier – national – park – and – national – park – foundation – to – complete – conservation – work.htm
July 2020

2020 Project of the Year: Rainbow Conservation Crew, NYC (OR, WA) – project – of – the – year – rainbow – conservation – crew – northwest – youth – corps – or – wa/
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January 2020


News Archive

Rebuilding a Trail System, Through the Ashes
Wenatchee World
June 14, 2019

Lost Trails Northwest Youth Corps - Tackling Backcountry Trails with Teamwork
Washington Trails Association Blog
June 12, 2019

How to Celebrate Pride Outside
The New York Times
June 4, 2019

Department of Defence Cultural Resources Update - Spring 2019
April 2019

Closure Continues for Terwilliger Hot Springs, Stretch of Aufderheide Drive
The Register Guard
April 2019


2018 Report: ASL Inclusion Conservation Crew Partnership with the National Park Service
October 2018

Northwest Youth Corps Teams Help Revegetation Efforts in Olympics​
Port Townsend Leader
October 3 2018

Grant funds youth National Park projects in Idaho, Northwest
Idaho State Journal
September 2018

Teenagers Pour Sweat, Love Into Mount Rainier’s Trails (PDF)
The Daily Chronicle (Centralia WA)
September 2018

Young and Old This Summer at National Park - Local News - The Daily Astorian (PDF)
The Daily Astorian
August 2017


50 years later: Remembering the Sundance Fire (PDF)
By Sandpoint Reader 
August 2017


Oregon youths protecting lands (PDF)
By The Register-Guard
August 2017


A loop with a view (PDF)
By Ashland Daily Tidings
June 2017


Taking a closer look at Finn Rock Reach with the Mckenzie River Trust (PDF)
May 2017

Since You Asked: ATA plugging along on new East ART Trail  (PDF)
By Mail Tribune
April 2017


Young Idahoans - Helping Build an Even Better Idaho (PDF)
By Bonners Ferry Herald
April 2017


Engaging Deaf & Hard-of-Hearing Youth in the Outdoors (PDF)
By The Corps Network
March 2017


2016 ASL Inclusion Program Report (PDF)
By Northwest Youth Corps
February 2017

Fuels Management   (PDF)
January 2017

Eugene Public Works: More than 1,500 public trees damaged by ice storms in December still pose hazards(PDF)
The Register-Guard January 2017


Your patience will be rewarded- new access to refuge soon to be unveiled  (PDF)
By The News Guard
November 2016


Nature in Neighborhoods grants make a difference (PDF)
By Yuxing Zheng  Metro News
September 2016


Two entities often at odds work together to protect meadow at historic Wrangle Camp  (PDF)
By Mark Freeman
September 2016


Twin Rivers Charter School joins Eugene 4J School District _ KMTR  (PDF)
By Justina Coelho Monday,
August 22 2016


Bee prepared  (PDF)
Portland Tribune
August 11 2016


Enjoy last-hurrah hike of summer on rehabbed Oyster Dome trail   (PDF)
The Seattle Times
August 2016


Paddlers celebrate park centennial  (PDF)
By Kyle Spurr  The Daily Astorian
August 2016


Why Inclusive Conservation Crews Attend the WRMC (WEB)  (PDF)
By  Cassi Smith, The NOLS Blog
August 2016


'Amazing' teen girls repair Troutdale bridge  (PDF)
By Joseph Dames, KOIN6
July 26 2016


Deaf teens empowered through National Parks program (WEB)  (PDF)
By Dan Cassuto,
July 2016


Hard-of-hearing teen crew completes work on Whidbey trail (WEB)  (PDF)
By Jessi Loerch,
July 2016


A loop with a view​ (WEB)  (PDF)
By Mark Freeman, For the Tidings
July 2016


Helping hands: Program for deaf youth focuses on teamwork, growth
By Ron Newberry,  Whidbey News-Times
July 2016


Crews Help Spokane County Homeowners Prepare For Fire Season
By Caiti Currey
June 9 2016


Northwest Youth Corps seeks charter school status in Eugene 4J
ByTom Adams
March 2016


Hexion and Local Youth Corps Clean Willamette Riverbanks
By Kristin Goodwillie Friday
February 2016


Ashland watershed trail network to be expanded and upgraded
By Mark Freeman For the Tidings
January 2016


Bureau of Reclamation Selects 16 Entities for Youth Conservation and Youth Intern Partnership Programs
January 2016


Why we need a 21st century conservation corps
By Michael Bennet and John Bridgeland
January 2016


Youth Crew Pulls Weeds Spreads Optimism
Forest Service Winter News Letter
January 2016


2016 Corpsmember of the Year: Angela Noah
The Corps Network
January, 2016 


Inclusive Volunteerism in Action: The Northwest Youth Corps’ ASL Inclusion Crew!​
The National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth