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Yellowstone Recruits For YCC

February 27, 2014 Greater Yellowstone, State of Wyoming No Comments
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Yellowstone National Park is currently recruiting for the 2014 Youth Conservation Corps program, which is a residential work and education program for young men and women between the ages of 15 and 18.  The program is designed to develop an appreciation for the nation’s natural resources and heritage through unique educational, recreational and work experiences. Yellowstone will offer two, month-long YCC sessions, June 8th to July 9th, and July 13th to August 13th.  Fifty youth will be selected from across the country to participate in the program. Participants will be required to live on location, and room and board will be provided at a minimal cost. Wages will be set at the federal minimum wage of $7.25 per hour.  Applicants must be citizens of the United States and be 15 years of age by June 8th, but not over 18 years of age by August 13th. No previous wilderness experience is required.

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