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Many AmeriCorps programs utilize the unique skill sets of veterans back home for conservation projects. Montana Conservation Corps has enlisted veterans to do fire fuel reduction and mitigation work in the Northern Rockies. Veterans work on clearing dead or diseased trees, thinning understory growth, and removing ‘fuel’ from the forest floor. This kind of service allows veterans to gain experience and training for jobs in the environmental sector. 

Many AmeriCorps programs utilize the unique skill sets of veterans back home for conservation projects. Montana Conservation Corps has enlisted veterans to do fire fuel reduction and mitigation work in the Northern Rockies. Veterans work on clearing dead or diseased trees, thinning understory growth, and removing ‘fuel’ from the forest floor. This kind of service allows veterans to gain experience and training for jobs in the environmental sector. 

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