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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.
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NEW ADDITIONS:     (Listserv announcement on 7-7-15)

4-H To Hold Alumni Reunion at Fair
Duke Farms Foundation: Marvelous Meadows and Revolutionary Will Allen
Networking on the Beach!! Join us for the USGBC NJ Summer Social 8/19!!!
August & September Events at PEEC
D&R Greenway Land Trust: Perseid Meteor Shower Watch Party August 14
Announcing Lake Tappan Paddle Day, August 15
Summer Programs at Pequest
WILD Outdoor Expo Sept. 12-13 - Save the Dates!

We Need You for Sandy Hook BioBlitz
Christie Administration Seeks Americorps Watershed Ambassadors for 2015-16
Part-Time Lower School - STEAM Teacher/Maker-in-Residence

2015 Ecological Excellence Award by Soil and Water Conservation Society and Pinelands Nursery
Sustainable Jersey for Schools Funding Opportunity

Hackettstown Hatchery Feature On
Encouraging Nature Play
New Jersey's Forest Resource Education Center Offers Free Summer Programs for Families
Is the climate crisis creating a global consciousness shift?
What has the environment got to do with justice?
State We're In - Summer Music Playlist
New SITES rating system for landscapes
USDA-NRCS Press Release: NRCS honors New Jersey winners of national volunteer awards
US GRS 2015 winners

Energy Savings and In Door Air Quality Schools
Online PD and More in PLT's E-Newsletter, The Branch
OCSCD Educational programs
Two free webinars about working with schools
NAAEE: EE News for July 16, 2015
Celebrate the International Year of Soils! FREE Workshops
Camden TreeKeepers Workshops
Teacher Workshops at Duke -Eagles, Monarchs, Rain Gardens and more!
NRC Releases Report on STEM Programs in Out-of-School Settings
NAAEE: EE News for June 24, 2015
Sustainability Summit Presentations Now Available
NAAEE EE News for June 12, 2015
Summer Reading List -- PLT GreenSchools! Update June 2015

NEEF Announces New Environmental Literacy Report
Banding BatCam Bats At N.J. Home
EE at EPA: Awards, New Partnership Announced
July Brings Sensational STEM News at Girls STEM Collaborative (GSGSC)
Science Update: Catbird Secrets Revealed
GreenSchools! July Update
eNews: Help Us Test a New All About Birds Website
Earth Science Summertime compilation
CWF - July 2015: Be Terrapin Aware!
ICYMI: NJ's favorite beaches
E-NEWS: Grants, CEP rebates, Monmouth Hub, Mayor Ondish spotlight and more . .
Great Places: Beautiful Beach Preserves You Can Visit
Green Knight Newsletter - News and Events for July
Survey: Help Grow Urban Green Spaces
Cloud Institute: What is Education for Sustainability? Plus Summer and Fall Programs
Sustainable Jersey July Sustainability Hero Announced
Raritan Headwaters Association July News - Yay, Summer's Here!
July Littoral News
Water Pages eNewsletter
EE at EPA: Community partnerships, pollinator awareness and climate education.
New Jersey Farm to School Network News: Summer 2015
Soil Health Resources for Districts and Partners
Science Update: Big News for Bats
Identify Your Bird with Computer Vision--Try It Out!
National Wildlife Federation's NJ Eco-Schools Action Newsletter
Map Them and Zap Them!
2015 Sleepaway Camps at PEEC

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