Civilian Conservation Corp Stats

  • CCC accomplishments: total cost of $2,893,786,288
  • Average annual cost per enrollee: $1,050
  • 3 million men trained or rehabilitated
  • 2 million trees planted/ 126K miles of roads, trails and fire lanes were built
  • 4 million acres of forest improved. Camps in every state including territories of Alaska, PR, VI
  • 1940 – 1,600 camps for juniors and war vets
  • 75 native American camps on reservations
  • 300,000 African Americans served in CCC, 30,000 were vets
  • $700,000 each month allotted to parents/dependents each month
  • 90k books supplied for camp libraries

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