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SAWS December Fundraising Campaign

We are kicking off a fundraising campaign for one of our 2017 Field Crews. Please consider donating through our gofundme campaign or through our donations page. Your charitable donation is being matched by the National Forest Foundation. These Crews work over the course of 12 weeks in the wilderness areas of the south, improving trail […]

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 Dispatches from the Field

On Citico Creek- Part II

By Chris Robey When we brush, we work close to the water and use our creek voices to speak. The water’s voice is so loud you have to shout just to let someone know you’re bumping them by, and even then you’re never completely certain they heard you. I might notice Andi or Kajler speaking […]

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  • Our Staff met with the United States Naval Academy this morning to discuss our partnership. USNA midshipmen will work with SAWS to learn leadership skills and do critical stewardship work in #Wilderness and other backcountry areas on the George Washington and Jefferson National Forests. The midshipmen continue to amaze us with their #service to our country. #partnerships #ourpubliclands #ourwild #stewardship #navy