Native Conservation Corps

NCC members at rim of Grand Canyon
2012 crew members at Grand Canyon National Park



The Native Conservation Corps program increases cooperation between Native American communities and the National Park Service, a partnership that is necessary for maintaining balance in the environment and harmony in communities.

Pair of smiling girls in NCC tshirts
NCC connects members to each other as well as the land


Who Can Apply?

To be eligible for participation in the program, you must:

  • Be a part of a Native American community (reservation, pueblo, or rancheria)
  • Be willing to live and learn away from home during the length of the program
  • Be willing to share your culture and heritage with others

Get more information from the brochure (pdf 13 mb)

For questions about the NCC program you can contact us at (928)524-6228 x264.

04-09-11 NCC in the field, working in the red badlands
2011 crew members working in the field


2014 NCC crew working at Rainbow Bridge, bridge behind them
2014 NCC crew at Rainbow Bridge


2015 Crew Members Looking for Lizards in the Riparian Area
2015 Crew Members Looking for Lizards in the Riparian Area


Last updated: May 7, 2016

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1 Park Road, #2217
Petrified Forest, AZ 86028


(928) 524-6228

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