The Maine Conservation Corps recently welcomed Rebecca Fernandez, of Monmouth. Fernandez has joined as an AmeriCorps member for a term of national service on a Maine Conservation Corps field team. She is the daughter of Denice and Hector Fernandez.

MCC conducts conservation projects throughout the state, including recreational trail construction and rehabilitation. Fernandez is a 2014 Monmouth Academy graduate and plans to graduate from the University of Maine in Machias in 2018.