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Program Description In/Out of School Org. Loc. preK-6th 7th-9th 10th-12th
After School Conservation Club Conservation hands-on activites & stewardship out NYSDEC NYC, Albany, Buffalo      
For the Birds 8-wk interdisplinary program, 50% outdoors in Audubon NYC, Hudson Valley, Troy, LI      
Tideline Program shore programs, school day field trips in Clearwater Kingston, Poughkeepsie, Beacon      
Internships paid, career-based internships for students with enviro. HS out Nature Conservancy nation-wide, 12 NYC schools      
Sailing Classroom 3-hour sailing field trips in Clearwater Hudson River: Albany to NYC      
Junior Naturalist Program     Northern Forest Institute Adirondacks      
HS Enviro. Career Awareness     NHEC nation-wide      
Internships 2-week internships out Audubon state-wide      
Camp Clearwater 1- to 2-week kayak/canoe/hiking out Clearwater Hudson River: Albany to NYC      
On-water Classroom enviro. Ed via rowboat on Bronx River in Rocking the Boat NYC: South Bronx      
Summer Camp 4-day summer camp program for BASE HS out Audubon Brooklyn (NYC)      
NYC Minoritry Youth Enviro. Trng Institute environmental leadership 7-day institue leading to jobs out NHEC NYC      
Camps Diversity free camperships with some transportation to camp for underserved audiences out NYSDEC NYC, Albany, Buffalo      
Service Learning environmental service projects on Bronx River in Rocking the Boat NYC: South Bronx      
Young Women at the Helm multi-day leadership program out Clearwater Hudson River: Albany to NYC      
Enviro. Job Skills Program environmental science implementation on Bronx River out Rocking the Boat NYC: South Bronx      
Youth Internship 2-week crew position on the sloop out Clearwater Hudson River: Albany to NYC      
Sisters Promoting Environmental Awareness and Knowledge of Self  (SPEAKS) girl empowerment through camping, urban ag, college tours out Youth Edventure & Nature Network Albany      
NYSDEC Summer Camp week-long residential environmental ed summer camp out NYSDEC state-wide      
Adirondack WILD assist urban HS in outreach & skill development in Adirondacks out ADK WILD Albany      
On-water Program maritime skills and environmental science on Bronx River out Rocking the Boat NYC: South Bronx      
In-school Environmental Programs Conservation, natural history, ecology in Northern Forest Institute Adirondacks      
Program Assistants former RtB students in college working to assist RtB on-water programs out Rocking the Boat NYC: South Bronx      
Boys Outdoor Leadership Team (BOLT) field trips to connect with outdoors thru hiking, skiing, sailing, and college tours out Youth Edventure & Nature Network Albany      
Latino Hiking Club hiking trips for Latinos out NHEC NYC & nation-wide      
ESF Intern with NYSDEC working with Division of Lands & Forests and Wildlife & Marine Resources out NYSDEC state-wide      
Hunter College Public Service Scholar Program paid & credit for working 20-hours per week for school year with NYSDEC Region 2 out NYSDEC NYC      
C-STEP   in & out ESF Syracuse      
Back Country Stewards patrolling backcountry out NYSDEC Adirondacks & Catskills      
Field Study study of Adirondacks out ADK WILD Adirondacks      
Naturalist Intern Program 10- to 12-week internships at enviro. Ed centers out NYSDEC Albany, Buffalo, Dutchess Co., Chenago Co.      
SCA/AmeriCorps Internships 10-month interns at DEC facilities for college grads out NYSDEC Hudson Valley, Albany, NYC      
Naturalist Intern Program 12-week internship out Northern Forest Institute Adirondacks      
NYSDEC Summer Camp JOBS counselor, food service, cook at residential camp out NYSDEC state-wide      
WILD Stewardship Training history and applied policy of land use with case studies, field work to apply training, internship placement out ADK WILD By invitation, at selected colleges and universities inside and outside the Adirondack Park to augment college curricula      
Sailing Apprentice & Education Interns crew positions on Clearwater out Clearwater Hudson River: Albany to NYC      
College Internships in office, program-specific internships out Clearwater Beacon      
Multicultural Affairs supporting programs in & out ESF Syracuse      
Teacher Professional Development Workshop PLT, WILD, WET curricula in 3-, 6-, and 36-hour formats   NYSDEC state-wide      
Seasonal Jobs fish & wildlife & forestry techs, trail crews, campground staff, lifeguards   NYSDEC state-wide      
Adirondack SCA/AmeriCorps summer residential trail crew & stewards out NYSDEC Adirondacks      
Professional Development     Northern Forest Institue Adirondacks      
Public Programs Conservation, natural history, ecology programs   Northern Forest Institue Adirondacks      
Adirondack Park tutorial of ADKs as park, protected area, history, & policy   ADK WILD Adirondacks      
Adirondack Park ethics and mortality through literacy and philosophy   Northern Forest Institue Adirondacks - prisons and adults      
Underground RR Museum North Country Underground RR Museum, research and presentations   Northern Forest Institue Adirondacks