Ranger Conservation Corps

STEM Work/Internship Teen

The Ranger Conservation Corps (RCC) is an urban environmental internship for high school students. RCC is a great program for students who are interested in the natural world or environmental issues. Participants may go on exciting field trips including canoeing, overnight camping and more.


  • Cost: Free
  • Who: High school students
  • When: One afternoon a week for 2-2.5 hours this fall
  • Location: Parks across NYC
  • Website: nycgovparks.org

How to Apply

Ranger Conservation Corps session dates are flexible and registration is on a rolling basis year round.

If you’re interested in applying to the Ranger Conservation Corps, the first step is to contact the Ranger Conservation Corps. They will work with you to get you placed at a park location with a schedule that works for you.

For more information, call 311 and ask for the Urban Park Rangers.