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Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa is restoring resources and changing lives.

Through our wide range of program opportunities, youth and young adults grow as environmental stewards and leaders while giving back to the community through meaningful service.

Resources Restored - 2022

29,857 acres

of land improved & restored

765 miles

of trails & waterways built & maintained


trees, shrubs, and forbs planted

Lives Changed - 2022


Corpsmembers engaged (AmeriCorps and youth)


total service hours


of members reported being better prepared for their next job


of members developed workforce readiness skills


of members more knowledgeable about the environment

598 sites

visited in 2021-2022 by our Iowa Monarch Crews to collect monarch butterfly data for the Integrated Monarch Monitoring Program

inspecting milk weed

A Day in the Life of Conservation Corps Crews

Video what a day is like on three different Conservation Corps Minnesota & Iowa Crews