The young women and men of the Corps work hard protecting and restoring California’s environment and responding to disasters, becoming stronger workers, citizens and individuals through their service.
Corpsmembers at all CCC centers are
honing their floodfighting skills for the upcoming winter. They will practice
proper techniques for filling sandbags, constructing sandbag walls and sack
rings and learning to secure protective plastic along levees to prevent
After a busy fire season, CCC crews
will be ready to be dispatched within hours where needed when
winter flooding occurs
Over the years, the CCC has
filled more than 3.5 million sandbags on major storms throughout California.
Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr.
CCC Director Bruce Saito
Tahoe corpsmember Randolph Young presents a bronzed hiking boot to Gov. Brown at the CCC's 40th anniversary ceremony at the Capitol. CCC Director Bruce Saito is at right.
Openings available on veterans crews specializing in firefighting, fisheries work. Veterans up to age 29 are eligible. Click on the "Apply Now" link above to join.