Inspiring Connections to Conservation: the Groundwork Model

Presented by: Curt Collier, National Youth Programs Director, Groundwork USA

The Public Lands Alliance 2020 Convention and Trade Show

March 1, 2020, Arlington, VA

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Groundwork USA, an innovative public private partnership that includes the National Park Service and the Environmental Protection Agency, increases the capacity of communities to address local environmental and social challenges. A central focus of this work is engaging the next generation of urban youth. Learn about the Groundwork USA model of youth development that has led to an impressive number of locally active conservationists while simultaneously expanding career opportunities and meaningful job training on public lands.

Target Audiences: Program Staff / Field Practitioners, Agency Management