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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.
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  • To submit announcements for possible inclusion in future EEdNEWS, click HERE.
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NEW ADDITIONS:     (Listserv announcement on 3-16-17)

It's not too late to win a FREE garden!
Master Gardeners Offer Workshop on "Successful Gardens in Small Spaces"
Upcoming green events in Mt Laurel
Native Plant Sales - Spring 2017
Ocean Fun Days 2017
Science Behind the Scenes!
Take a Virtual Nature Adventure (and Win!)
SolarJam 2017-please advertise to school groups
High School Climate Change Conference April 23, 2017
March Events at the Preserve!
Learn the Basics of Horticultural Therapy To Aid Loved Ones.
Saps a flowin' which means Sugar Maple Celebration is right around the corner!
NWF: Celebrating Majesty through Photography (Contest)

Open position - Stewardship Project Director -GIS Sanctuary/Facilities Management
EE Job Seekers (or Friends of...): March 13, 2017
Jobs at Tulpehaking Nature Center, Mercer County Park Commission
Open Job positions - NCCM Teacher Naturalist and Nature Store Associate
Citizen Science Opportunity - Stream Monitoring Training
Urban Airshed Reforestation Program Program Coordinator
CCI Job Opportunity
AmeriCorps Positions Available:
Job with Impact
TO: EE Job Seekers (or Friends of...): February 21, 2017
Summer Farm & Garden Camp Counselor positions available (Amherst)

GreenWorks! Grants Now Available
Two Competitive NGO's Released
Applicants Needed for Barnegat Bay Student Grant Program
Open Space stewardship Grants for Environmental Commissions

This Week In the Media: C&NN's News Roundup
GAís Keisha Ford-Jenrette to Receive 2017 Directorís Award
This Week In the Media: C&NN's News Roundup
Christie Administration Marks 125th Anniversary Of New Jersey Division Of Fish And Wildlife
This Week In the Media: C&NN's News Roundup
Guest Blogs and Commentary from the New Nature Movement
This Week In the Media: C&NN's News Roundup
This Week In the Media: C&NN's News Roundup

Fun Facts About 10 Trees; GreenWorks! Grants Available; Invasive Species and STEM
Please Help Improve i-Tree
Want to get better at identifying the beautiful spring birds?
2017 New Jersey Invasive Species Conference
Important Update on the NJCORE Site
USEPA Region 2 Citizen Science Water Monitoring Equipment Loan Program
Looking for a Fresh Approach to Education?
NJSACC is celebrating #NationalNutritionMonth
PAEE: Pre-Conference Workshops
NJESTA Annual Conference - March 18th! & summer job opportunity
NAAEE: eeNEWS for February 23, 2017
PLTís 2017 Outstanding Educators; Lesson Ideas for the 3 Rís
E-Learning @ EIRC Spring Semester
C&NN: Take a look at these CNC 2017 sessions

SJ4S: Second Certification Application Deadline April 10th
Science Update: Save Bats, Save Tequila
NJ Clean Communities News: March 2017
C&NN: Start Your Journey Today
Green Knight Newsletter - News and Events for March
Barnegat Bay Subaqueous Soil Survey Now Available Online
SJ: March Sustainability Hero Announced
Celebrate Spring! Volunteer, Attend a Seminar, Plant a Tree
SJ4S: Never Underestimate the Power of A Small Grant
Eco-Schools USA: Road to the Final Fur
Great Places: The Challenges Ahead
Children & Nature Research Digest | February 2017
March Littoral News
Screen SEED: The Untold Story in your Community!
SJ This Week: Local Action-Collective Impact, Save the Date for NJ Sustainability Summit
Notes from the New Nature Movement for 02/28/2017
New Jersey is #15 for LEED in the US + More
Raritan Headwaters Newsletter: It's March already?
Check out the latest Water Pages eNewsletter!
Science Update: Turtles on Ice
Winter 2017 Issue of Conservationist for Kids Now Online

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