Youth Conservation Corps 2023 has completed its two sessions. 24 students completed over 500 hours of volunteerism caring for Ashland Parks.
Check back in spring 2024 for info on YCC.
Each year APRC offers an opportunity for the youth of the Rogue Valley to participate in restoration and riparian work in Ashland parks and trails during our summer Youth Conservation Corps (YCC).
Incoming 8th through 12th graders will spend a week performing a variety of parks and trails maintenance tasks including invasive species removal, trail chipping, hand watering newly planted native species and shoring up well-used hiking trails.
Earn Academic Community Service Hours
After successfully completing the program, participants will earn 25 hours of academic community service per session plus recreation passes the Ashland Rotary Centennial Ice Rink.