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Climate Corps Seeks to Make Impact in Connecticut’s Communities

The Civilian Conservation Corps was a success, and the results of many of those projects are still in use nearly a century later. Today, UConn is applying a similar concept, enlisting students to help ... read more

Lamont can make Connecticut a Green New Deal state

The federal New Deal also had a major impact in Connecticut. The Civilian Conservation Corps put 30,000 people to work in Connecticut, including supporting environmental initiatives like planting mill... read more

National Parks, the Civilian Conservation Corps, and Modern Environmentalism

This post will focus on another way that FDR interacted with National Parks: the Civilian Conservation ... that Corps work projects across the United States altered more than 118 million acres, an are... read more

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The Forgotten Lessons of LBJ’s Domestic Legacy

Students started flipping back through their notes, ruling out New Deal programs like the National Recovery Administration, Agricultural Adjustment Administration, and Civilian Conservation Corps. read more

Loveland's Round Mountain closed during forest thinning project

Wildfires, like floods, can damage and impact the watershed ... the shorter and easier Foothills Nature Trail that leads to a 1930s era Civilian Conservation Corps stone structure that offers stunning ... read more

A fond farewell to those who made contributions to the town

Even among the panoply of local luminaries who died this past year, it would be hard to overstate the lasting impact of Witmore “Pete ... who joined the Civilian Conservation Corps at age 15 and fough... read more


But matching them in terms of lasting impact will be a tall order ... after several other spending programs had been up and running, such as the Civilian Conservation Corps and the Civil Works Adminis... read more

Counting Down To Spring At Hall Memorial Library

Marcia will explain the options and strategies available as well as discuss how effective planning for long-term care may help to mitigate the impact of this ... Podskoch will discuss the Civilian Con... read more

Pole Mountain Trail Project Wins National Award

Four WCC crews were engaged for a total of 40 days last summer ... engages members in conservation-based projects throughout the state. Founded in 2006, the WCC continues the civil service tradition o... read more

NH to chop down red pines to slow insect attack

It’s the first documented case of the insect in New Hampshire, though the bug’s been a longtime headache in Connecticut ... and elsewhere were planted in the 1930s by the Civilian Conservation Corps, ... read more

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