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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.
Events Job Ops Grants
Press Releases
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Web Links

NEW ADDITIONS:     (Listserv announcement on 6-5-17)

This Week in the New Jersey Skylands
Sedge Island Sampler workshops for women
Rancocas Nature Center to host Festival with Dr. Doug Tallamy
Terhune Orchards annual Blueberry Bash, Sat. and Sun. July 8 -9, 10 am – 5pm
Summer Events at PEEC
Events with NJ Fish & Wildlife
Come Along for World Oceans Week Activities
Sails on the Hudson River, July 13-16
Women and Family Outdoor Skills Programs at Hackettstown Fish Hatchery
Events from the Earth Center

Horticulture Teacher
STEM Pathways Network Job Posting
Geospatial science degree programs
Environmental Science and Biology Teacher HS
Local Project Leader, NJ
US PIRG Fellow
Environment America Fellow and Digital Organizer
Work for Progress Job Posting
Summer Camp T/N Urban Ed
Jobs & Web Trainings Galore for #AfterschoolNJ brought to you by #NJSACC and #afterschoolnj
TO: EE Job Seekers (or Friends of...): May 15, 2017

Support for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

DEP News Releases
EE at EPA: New Student Award Winners Announced
This Week in the New Jersey Skylands
Help Us Choose Our 2018 Theme
How Environmental Education Influenced the Early Stages of the Green Schools Movement

Landscape Project Training Webinar
Monarch Butterfly Workshop Opportunity
An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power - Be the First to Get Our Climate Education Resources
Google Earth comes to the classroom with new educational tours and lesson plans
Calling all STEM educators and Teachers
Grants, Curriculum, and Professional Development from Project Learning Tree
Duke Farms: News and Events
Summer 2017 Workshops & Opportunities
PLT: Resources to Use Now and Next School Year
Reserve your spot for our next CCCN webinar on Nature Play Spaces
FREE Right Tree - Right Place Seminar
Duke Farms Educator Newsletter
ANJEE Online June 2017 351st Edition
NJ Audubon Teachers' School of Ecology 2017
Enjoy the Latest Edition of the i-Tree Newsletter
New Summer Pinelands Education Program
NAAEE: eeNews
PRISM 2017 Science Workshops
PLT GreenSchools Honored as Green Ribbon Schools
NASEM: Join us in celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week!
NAAEE: Guidelines for Excellence: Community Engagement
PLT: Camouflage in Nature; Summer Teacher Institutes; Student Tips for Green Schools
USFS Interactive Maps

Treehugger Daily News: Bugs are eating birds
Sustainability Summit Presentations Now Available
July Littoral News
Notes from the New Nature Movement for 06/29/2017 and more!
Green Infrastructure in Parks: A Guide to Collaboration, Funding and Community Engagement
River Buzz
SS4S: Final weeks for Summit Registration, Health Grants, & Certification Applications
treehugger: The Swimsuit Edition
Children and Nature Network Updates
SJ: June Sustainability Hero Announced
Treehugger Daily News: Dear World...
June is Great Outdoors Month®!
Great Places: Welcome the Baby Ospreys!
Gardener News
OCSCD's LML guide available in Spanish
This Week In the Media: C&NN's News Roundup
June Littoral News
Backyard Gardening Tips and More
Green Knight newsletter - May 2017
National Wildlife Federation News
Sustainable Jersey News
Children & Nature Network News
The Nature Conservancy: Updates from the Cool Green Science Blog
Treehugger Daily News
CWF: May E-News 2017
Why Do You Garden? 
Landscape Project Version 3.3 Released
SJ: May Sustainability Hero Announced

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