Eagle County Youth Conservation Corps
YOUTH- Funding the efforts of youth groups. EDUCATION- Youth are educated in the basics of wise multiple use. ENVIRONMENT- Our public land receives needed maintenance.
Groups earn money for projects while helping with needed trail & campground maintenance that would otherwise be deferred due to budget constraints. The program emphasizes a combination of physical labor and learning throughout the work day. Youth gain a greater appreciation for the land through their “…Sweat equity…”