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RBCA is proud to announce that we are accepting applications from local high school seniors for a single one thousand dollar scholarship this year!

Must be a local high school senior headed to college next fall as this is intended to be used for tuition or support while attending college.

We want to hear about your accomplishments, and how you will use your education to make the world a better place. Please submit a 500 word (minimum) essay. Essays will be judged by our board of directors.

Please submit to
info@rbca-alaska.org by April 15. 

Awardee will be announced May 1, 2015.




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Impacts and regulation of coal dust to our community are discussed on the Sightline Daily website.
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We’d like to express our sincere gratitude to...
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Alaska Youth for Environmental Action, (AYEA) spent much of Saturday December 13, 2014 learning more about Climate Change, and discussing how they, as young people might help
educate and inspire others to take statewide action in response to it.  The workshop, led by Griffin Plush, a Seward High School senior, was held at Seward Community Library Museum. More.
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After a two year hiatus from the public spotlight, the issue has returned with important modifications. More here.

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Check out the type and quantity of trash removed from local coastlines.


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Check out this Seward City News article about the good work of local mural artists.
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Beach cleanup volunteers offer individual perspectives on marine debris. Interviews were conducted in 2013 on Montague Island.
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Pay rent or use that money to promote significant conservation projects? We chose the latter.
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The projector plays DVDs directly - no laptop required. It also plays anything on your laptop, PC or Mac with the appropriate connectors (which are provided). Its available to any community group in Seward. Just ask.
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Maybe you spend a lot of time in the harbor. Maybe you'd like to share your experience and commitment to proper environmental practices! Dockwalkers educate about clean boating, thus improving the recreation experience in Alaska while helping to preserve its precious wildlife habitat and water quality.
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pasted-graphic-3-3-4 Our watershed program

Surveying local streams for addition to the state’s Anadromous Waters Catalog
Listing in the Catalog provides streams an additional layer of protection. read more
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Scheffler Creek streambank restoration project
RBCA recently installed two salmon viewing platforms and rehabilitated the stream bank.
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RBCA helps with fish passage culvert replacement
In adequate culverts can prevent both spawning and juvenile salmon from swimming through them and can close off miles of otherwise good fish habitat. read more-
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Stewart property, floodplain lands purchase is final
This land sale will protect salmon habitat in Salmon Creek.
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Storm drain stenciling reminds residents and visitors where surface runoff ends up.
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RBCA’s weed work summary
Invasive plants can have significant impacts to fish and wildlife habitat if not controlled. read more.
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