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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 8-17-17)

“How Science Knowledge Shapes Our Changing World” POSTER CONTEST
Don't Miss These Fall Events
Service Learning Practitioners - Opportunities to Advance this Type of Work
NJF&W: Events
Announcing RiverFest: Pirates of the Hackensack - FREE Fishing Derby on the Hackensack River set for September 23
Sign Up Now for Sandy Hook BioBlitz 2017
Jersey-Friendly Yards Event on Oct. 14th Features Dr. Doug Tallamy, author of "Bringing Nature Home"
DEP Recycling Awards Program

The Camden Fall 2017 Tree Planting Schedule is Here!
Seasonal Educator Job Opening
DEP Human Resource Operations: Positions Open
EE Job Seekers (or Friends of...): September 18, 2017
NJ Science Education Job Opportunities
PINES Instructor - Per Diem
Assistant Director, Division of Fish and Wildlife, Operations
Revised Edition of Job Opportunities August 18th Edition with Addendums
TO: EE Job Seekers (or Friends of...): August 7, 2017
Education Job Opportunities July 28th 2017 Edition
Hiring! New Afterschool Job Listings brought to you by NJSACC/Upcoming Solar Eclipse is on Monday August 21, 2017
Job Opening Seasonal Stewardship Technician
Now Hiring Office Administrator and Team Members at Terhune Orchards
EE Job Seekers (or Friends of...)
STEM Pathways Network Job Posting
Geospatial science degree programs

Field Trip Funding - 10/15 Deadline!
SJ4S: New Funding for Fall
Start the School Year off with a Sustainable Jersey for Schools Small Grant!
EPA Grant Funds Teacher Training Through The College of New Jersey
OCSCD & Partners Awarded $50K Grant to Support Urban Agriculture Conservation Initiative
Support for Youth-Led Community Service Projects

Girls Scouts Create Living Walls for Silver Award
EPA Honors New Jersey Environmental Educators and Students
B is for bug when preschoolers make nature their classroom

"Bringing Nature Home to Your Jersey-Friendly Yard" Event to Feature Doug Tallamy
Invitation to the 2017 New Jersey Science Convention
Sustainable Jersey for Schools News
Rutgers Mini-MBA: Maximizing the Human Side of Sustainability
Join ED on the 2017 Green Strides Tour in Georgia
Twelve Engaging Science Apps for Middle and High School Students
Sustainable Jersey News
2017 Conference Early Bird Registration Ends August 31
New curriculum, professional development, and a new home for PLT!
eeNEWS for August, 2017
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
Grants, Curriculum, and Professional Development from Project Learning Tree

Fall in Love With Duke Farms
National Wildlife Federation News
Read the Fall Issue of the Green Schools Catalyst Quarterly
Children & Nature Network News
RHA: Caution: Fall Fun Ahead!
News From the Children & Nature Network
September Littoral News
Green Knight Newsletter - August 2017 - now available
Great Places: Fall Foliage Destinations
OCSCD: Jersey-Friendly Yards Conference - Doug Tallamy, Keynote
NWF: Trees and Shrubs for Wildlife
This Week In the Media: C&NN's News Roundup
NJSGC COASTodian Newsletter, Summer 2017 Edition
Think Global, Teach Local: It is More Relevant and Realistic
News from the National Wildlife Federation
Help Your Local Businesses Be More Sustainable
Science Update: Bringing Back Bumble Bees
News From The Children & Nature Network
Raritan Headwaters Newsletter: Summer Science
Low Maintenance Landscaping Guide - Available Spanish/OCSCD Supports Native Plant Garden at Whiting Elementary School
August Littoral News
July & August Sustainabilty Hero Announced
Great Places: Preparing for the Next Big Storm
Children & Nature Network News
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

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