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ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION NEWS LIBRARY

The library and listings below comprise the Environmental Education News (EEdNEWS) Library. This service is administered by the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.

New entries that are posted in this library are first circulated twice monthly to interested recipients of the EEdNEWS listserv. This e-blast features announcements about new resources, programs, events, trainings, grants and other initiatives. Entries that are posted in this library will remain here for a limited time, then are deleted.

  • For more information about any of these offerings, please contact the listing resource directly.
  • To subscribe to the EEdNEWS listserv and receive twice monthly e-blasts, click HERE.
  • To submit announcements for possible inclusion in future EEdNEWS, click HERE.
Events  Events/Contests  Job Ops  Employment, Internship & 
 Volunteer Opportunities
Grants  Funding, Grants 
 & Scholarships
  
Press  Press Releases  Prof Dev  Professional Development
 & Classroom Materials 
Links  Web Links  


NEW ADDITIONS:     (Listserv announcement on 3-25-14)

EVENTS/CONTESTS
NJ WILD Outdoor Expo 2014 Registration
Solar Jam for students
Ocean Fun Days Are Back May 17 & 18!
EE Week is Next Week!
Save the Date! Great American Backyard Campout
It's Earth Month! Here's how you can participate online
NWF - Wanted: Your Nature Photographs!
BUSINESSES INVITED TO HOST RAIN BARRELS THIS SUMMER
NASA Celebrates Earth Day with "Global Selfie" Event
Upcoming Events at D&R Greenway in April
Capture those April Showers: Events at Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve
Planet Aid: 2014 Earth Day Art Contest!
PEEC Newsletter: Signs of Spring
Cast Your Vote in Rain Barrel Challenge
Hackensack Riverkeeper Announces 2014 Eco-Programs
Find out what's happening at Duke Farms before Spring Break comes!
Hike for National Trails Day and Lake Hopatcong Block Party
Ocean Fun Days & Science Fair

EMPLOYMENT, INTERNSHIP & VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES
Stewardship Technician Position
New EPA Job Openings
Johnson Park Elementary School in Princeton NJ is seeking a Garden Educator
Job posting at the Wetlands Institute
NJ Audubon Plainsboro Preserve Employment Opportunities
ANJEC Executive Director Sandy Batty Retiring
2 Open Positions: New Jersey Audubon
Educator need for Newark afterschool program
Part-time Field Instructors Wanted

FUNDING, GRANTS & SCHOLARSHIPS
New Funding: Science Learning+
Freehold Soil Conservation District offers scholarship
Sustainable Jersey: Funding Opportunities

PRESS RELEASES
Bayonne teachers 'back-to-school' program paying off for students

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT & CLASSROOM MATERIALS
Upcoming Webinar: "Using EPA's Pollution Prevention Greenhouse Gas and Cost Calculators to Measure Environmental Outcomes"
Sedge Island Field and Research Experience Registration Deadline April 18
17th Annual Barnegat Bay Environmental Educators Roundtable Programs
Invitation: Next Gen Science Standards and Environmental Education Webinar
LEADERSHIP TRAINING FOR SUSTAINABLE SCHOOLS
The Master of Arts in Sustainability Studies (MASS) Program
Announcing New Sustainable Jersey Training Opportunities
Roundtable Registration Now Available!
NJ Geographic Alliance: Spring Professional Development

WEB LINKS
Great Places: Celebrate the Earth--Give Nature a Hand
NAAEE: EE-News for April 9, 2014
Cornell Lab eNews: Feathers As You've Never Seen Them Before
Video: Biologists Visit Black Bear Den
How to get Water Quality Data
Earth Month Tip of the Day: Choose WaterSense
New April Sustainability Hero Announced
U.S. EPA GoGreen! APRIL 2014 EARTH MONTH Monthly Consumer Newsletter
National Wildlife NJ Eco-Schools Action Newsletter
SAVED: Jersey City Falcon Cam!!
Green Knight Newsletter - News and Events for April
March 2014: NJ Farm To School Network News
Sustainable Jersey for Schools
NJ Sustainable Schools Consortium April Newsletter
Earth Gauge News: National Environmental Education Week and more!
June Application Deadline Quickly Approaching
COASTodian Newsletter - Spring 2014 Issue
Cloud E-news | Education for Sustainability Events & Opportunities
Be Out There - National Wildlife Federations: March Into Spring
Please Take the Illegal Dumping Survey
Federal Urban Waters Program Aims to Improve Environmental and Outdoor Education
CACD: Spring/Summer 2014 Newsletter
NAAEE: EE-News for March 19, 2014
Sustainable Jersey: New Workshops and State Grant Opportunities for Walkable and Bikeable Communities
Take a Second for the Environment!
RCE: Water Pages eNewsletter
It's National Wildlife Week! Join the Celebration!
Schoolyard Habitats Enewsletter - February 2014
What you can do for wildlife and water during National Wildlife Week
Take the Living With Deer In NJ Survey


Additional Information

If you would like to have an announcement or resource information listed in the EEdNEWS Library and promoted through the bimonthly email, submit the information in the following formats to the EEdNEWS Administrator:

  • A text message email,
  • an attached word document; or
  • an attached pre-coded html page (graphics need to be linked to existing online images and tables are limited to 700 pt. width).
  • (Please refrain from sending publisher or pdf files.)

  • Disclaimer: Not all material will be posted and the DEP may edit for content.

  • Events will be added to this list as they are submitted. Recent additions are listed at the top of the list of contents. Events listed will remain on the list until either the date of the event or until the last date for registration.

  • Site specific "Calendars of Events" listings will not be posted, send a link to your online calendar for posting.

  • Projects or initiatives with deadlines will be listed until the deadline date.

  • Job announcements must include a cut-off date.

  • Announcements of new EE initiatives will be maintained for a minimum of two months.

    (These guidelines are subject to change at any time.)

Please note: Links to non-State of New Jersey sites do not imply any official State of New Jersey endorsement of or responsibility for the opinions, ideas, data, or products presented at those locations, or guarantee the validity of the information provided. Links to non-State of New Jersey servers are provided solely as a reference to information on topics that may be useful to the general public.

NJCEE LogoEEdNews Administrator:
Marc Rogoff, Environmental Education Specialist
Office of Communications, NJDEP
P.O. Box 402
Trenton, NJ 08625
Phone: 609-292-1474
Fax: 609-292-3198
E-mail: Marc.Rogoff@dep.state.nj.us

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