Who Can Join MCC?

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MCC Crew Member at Sang Run State ParkWant a chance to make a difference?

The Maryland Conservation Corps is looking for young adults with a desire to serve Maryland's conservation needs.
MCC Members planting Bay Grasses


Patapsco Valley State Park Crew


  • Be 17 to 25 years of age.
  • Be a United States citizen.
  • Have a high school diploma or be willing to work toward a GED.
  • Have a desire to work in conservation.
  • Be willing to work in all kinds of outdoor conditions.
  • Be willing to camp for up to a week at a time.
  • Be a team player.
  • Have a positive attitude.

No other minimum qualifcations are required. Personal or public transportation to a designated job site is required.

MCC employs a Zero Tolerance Policy for any member who uses alcohol or illegal drugs while attending an MCC project, training or event.

MCC Members on claeanup at Patapsco Valley State Park after flood