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Dedicated to research, preservation, and education of future generations to create a better understanding of the Civilian Conservation Corps and its continuing contribution to American life and culture.
Support construction of the CCC Interpretive Center Exhibits
CCC Workers Statue in every state
What is the legacy?
Honor………those who became stewards of the land in time of economic crises
Preserve…..the stories of people and projects
Support…….and preserve the heritage of the CCC
Build………..support for a CCC Interpretive Center
Strengthen..the CCC legacy.
Developed modern conservation methods
Created the infrastructure of the outdoor recreational system
Developed forest fire fighting methods
Replenished depleted forests by planting nearly 3 billion trees
Built roads and hiking trails to benefit work and recreation
Restored depleted fish and wildlife
Established and maintained fish hatcheries
Camp life developed potential soldiers to support WWII effort
Financial allotments supported enrollees families
Served as the model for modern Conservation Corps system.