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Southwest Conservation Corps

Crew members moving rocks

Join Southwest Conservation Corps!

Exciting, challenging, rewarding – there is no one word to describe participating in SCC. You’ll learn, but it will take hard work and sweat. You’ll complete great service projects, but it won’t always be easy. You’ll meet some great people, but you won’t always see eye-to-eye. It’s about learning, working hard for the environment and communities, and giving something back. We’re glad you’re interested in joining us.

Position Types

Below is a short synopsis of position types by program location. You can find links to individual program positions above the table.  

Position Types: High School Crews Adult Crews Ancestral Lands Veterans Fire Corps Individual Placements Leadership
Four Corners Regions • Durango, CO Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes
Los Valles Region • Salida, CO Yes Yes No Yes No Yes
Acoma Pueblo No Yes Yes No No Yes
Hopi No Yes Yes No No Yes
Navajo • Gallup, NM No Yes Yes No No Yes
Zuni No Yes Yes No No Yes
Ancestral Lands Ladies saw crew

Who we serve

Conservation Legacy emphasizes the recruitment and engagement of diverse teams and individuals who learn from each other and their projects in a supportive environment. In selecting participants, Conservation Legacy encourages all types of diversity including, but not limited to; race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, social-economic, and disability.

Conservation Legacy also emphasizes the engagement of local individuals who represent the communities in which they serve. Conservation Legacy intentionally searches for funding sources and program options to support the goal of offering experiences to a wide range of participants.