Youthbuild

Earn your GED or high school diploma, start a career and become empowered by your community.

TXCC & LACC

Become part of the next generation of convervationists through environmental education, preservation and service.

TxCC provides trained crews to help accomplish your conservation project needs and provides young adults opportunities to learn about land management issues and challenges.

PARTNERSHIP

For more than twenty years, we have provided a valuable workforce to partnering agencies such as: the U.S. Forest Service, Texas Parks & Wildlife Department, National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, Bureau of Reclamation, and many other public and private entities.

CAPABILITIES

PARK & TRAIL CONSTRUCTION
Trail Building: Natural Surface, ADA Accessibility, Etc.
Maintenance & Repair
Masonry, Stairs & Retaining Walls
Bridges & Armored Crossings
Benches & Kiosks
Trail Design, Layout & Consultation

HORTICULTURE/BOTANY
Invasive Species Removal
Licensed Herbicide Application
Plantings & Maintenance
Seed Collection
Greenhouse Work
Flora Surveys & Studies

DISASTER SERVICES
Disaster Response On-Call
Volunteer & Donations Management
Chainsaw Work
GPS Inventory
Fire Fuel Mitigation

FOREST & RANGE MANAGEMENT
Brush Management & Fuel Breaks
Prescribed Burning & Prep.
GIS Data Gathering, Input & Analysis
Tree Care, Planting, & Nursery Work
Fence Installation and Repair
Endangered Species & Habitat Restoration

WATERSHED MANAGEMENT
Erosion Control & Bank Restoration
Check Dams & Swales
Aquifer Recharge-Feature Restoration
Wet Pond Maintenance
Water Quality Monitoring
Creek Clean-Ups

COMMUNITY EDUCATION
School & Community Gardens
Trail Building Workshops
Watershed Model Demonstrations
Volunteer Management

HIRE A CREW

For over twenty years, we have provided a skilled workforce to partnering agencies such as: the U.S. Forest Service, Texas Parks & Wildlife Department, National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, Bureau of Reclamation, and many other public and private entities.

Hire a Crew

HOST AN INDIVIDUAL PLACEMENT

Texas Conservation Corps can assist with placing an AmeriCorps member at your site to accomplish your conservation goals. We will work with you to develop a position description and outline responsibilities to ensure the AmeriCorps member has a meaningful experience.

Contact
Trevor Rice
Member Placement Specialist
trice@americanyouthworks.org
512.289.5817

HOST A VOLUNTEER PROJECT

Texas Conservation Corps is always looking for new projects during our volunteer days! If you are in the Houston or Austin area and have a project on public land that needs maintenance or conservation work, please contact us to apply.

Contact
Samantha Alcozer
Recruitment & Outreach Coordinator
salcozer@americanyouthworks.org
512.521.6891