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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 6-4-15)

WILD Outdoor Expo Sept. 12-13 - Save the Dates!
Sail NJ's Tall Ship on the Hudson River, July 16-19
GCNJ DD- Monarch Butterfly Program Opportunity at Duke Farms
EARTH Center Open House Offers Tours by Master Gardeners
Women & Wildlife Awards Nominations Open
PEEC Newsletter - Winged Mammals of the Night and More!
Raritan Headwaters Association: June News - Fun Start to the Summer!
DEP Commissioner Martin Leads Volunteers, Students in Barnegat Bay Blitz Cleanup
Master Gardeners Get it Made in the Shade
Make a Date with the Great Outdoors!
Summer 2015 Programs @ Essex County Environmental Center
Birds-Bunkers & Brews: an awesome guide bike tour on both sides of the Bay
USGBC NJ Upcoming Events- Networking, Education + More
Ready, set, register! Reservoir Challenge 2015 Registration is NOW OPEN!
Youth Writing & Art Contest Focuses on Nature
Calling All Paddlers! Paddle for the Edge in June
2015 New Jersey Sustainability Summit

NJ Sea Grant Needs Scout Instructors
Guidebook to Online Degrees in Environmental Science
Kroc Center Summer Camp Employment
Teacher Naturalist Urban Outreach position
AmeriCorps Positions Available:

Sustainable Jersey for Schools Funding Opportunity
K-12 Classroom Grant Opportunities -- PLT GreenSchools! Update May 2015

USDA-NRCS Press Release: NRCS honors New Jersey winners of national volunteer awards
US GRS 2015 winners
Oysters, Cape May, and the Rutgers connection.....
PANJ green hour and ANJEE...
EPA Issues Rule To Protect 4,000 miles of NJ Streams
Master Gardeners Invite You to Their House
"Birds in my Backyard" an exhibit at the Nature Center of Cape May.
Birth Announcement: Red-tail Royalty Hatch First Chick at Cornell

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
Computer Vision Helps ID Birds
2015 Delaware Estuary Teacher Workshops
New Summer Institutes Explore the Next Generation Science Standards
Workshop: 4-H Science of Soil (SOS)
Handy New Guides to Waterfowl ID
Professional Development at Duke Farms
HONEYWELL INSTITUTE FOR ECOSYSTEMS EDUCATION: A Framework for School Sustainability Using the Lens of Environmental Responsibility
Great News for Educators from Duke Farms

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
NWF wants you and your students to take the #Campout2015 pledge!
The Nature Conservancy - Great Places: Success Saving Bats
June Littoral News
Green Knight Newsletter - News and Events for June
Updates from the Cool Green Science Blog
EE at EPA: Historic Clean Water Rule Finalized
3 Ways to Enjoy Nature This Summer
NAAEE: EE News for May 22, 2015
Green Knight newsletter -- May 2015 -- News of Environmental Issues and Events in New Jersey
Duke Farms News: The Agriculture Issue, Featuring Will Allen!
May 2015 Earth Science Sites of the Week
Raritan Headwaters Association May News - Splash into Spring
Building STEM skills through EE.
May 8, 2015 Earth Science Sites of the Week
Spring 2015 Coastodian
EE at EPA: Thank a Teacher, Campus RainWorks, New Video and Blog
May Sustainability Hero Announced
Water Pages eNewsletter

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