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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  Events/Contests  Job Ops  Employment, Internship & 
 Volunteer Opportunities
Grants  Funding, Grants 
 & Scholarships
Press  Press Releases  Prof Dev  Professional Development
 & Classroom Materials 
Links  Web Links  

NEW ADDITIONS:     (Listserv announcement on 8-27-14)

OASIS Garden Tour 2014--sign up now
Water Quality Going to the Dogs??!!
Video and Essay Contest: TREES ROCK!
Take a Second Energy Contest!
USGBC NJ Announces Our End of Summer Kids Event
NJMC Auguest Pontoon Boat Rides!

Delaware National Estuarine Research Reserve is hiring!

Lorrie Otto Seeds for Education Grant Program

New Jersey Adopts Next Generation Science Standards
Environmentalist with passion for education leads N.J. State Board of Education
San Juan Teacher Receives Presidential Award for Environmental Education Teacher is Only 1 of 17 Recognized Nationwide
Bronx Science Teacher Who Constructed a Green Roof and Tarrytown Teen Who Used Wasted Apples as a Fuel Source Win Presidential Recognition

FREE National Earth Science Week Toolkits!!!
Don't miss the Professional Development opportunities at the 2014 New Jersey Science Convention
Wildlife Rehabilitation Training Course Offered
Merlin Bird ID App for Android Released
Become a Master of Your Garden, Day and Night Classes Available at the EARTH Center
Horizon Fuel Cell Technologies
Free Upcoming Organics Management Webinars in September

EPA's School Flag Program
NJ Sustainable Schools Consortium September Newsletter
NAAEE: EE News for September 3, 2014
Building Conservation Leaders, Meadow Mentoring, Plus
Green Knight Newsletter - News and Events for September
Water Pages eNewsletter
Healthy and Sustainable Living MOOC 2014 begins September 1---check it out!
Savings in the Kitchen - Refrigerators and Cooking Equipment
Dig in this Fall! 2014 Newsletter
Cornell Lab eNews: Free, Instant Bird ID Help for 400 Species on Your Phone
NAAEE: EE News for August 13, 2014
A college resource for students and families in New Jersey
Alliance for Childhood: Playing to Learn
NJ Sustainable Schools Consortium August Newsletter
Green Knight newsletter -- August 2014 -- News of Environmental Issues and Events in New Jersey
Sustainable Jersey: New August Sustainability Hero Announced
The Nature Conservancy: Great Places Newsletter

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