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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 11-12-15)

Call for Nominations: 2016 Land Ethics Award
Educational Program in December - Ocean County Soil Conservation District
OCSCD: 2016 Poster Contest for Students
BirdSpotter Photo Contest Underway
New EARTH Center program on Alternative Heating for Your Home
Environmental Insights Series: Understanding the Science of Climate Change
Plant the Seed for New Possibilities
Free Student Eco Citizenship Project & Contest from Panasonic
2015 Green Ribbon Schools Program Announcement

2016 SBMWA Teacher-Naturalist internships
Positions at the Tenafly Nature Center
2 positions at Woodford Cedar Run Wildlife Refuge
Job opening at Collier Youth Services in Monmouth County
Turning Green Degrees Into Sustainable Careers
Environmental Education Internship
Regional Education Manager - Ann Arbor, MI
Open job position Program Director at Cape May Bird Observatory
Teaching Position
Environmental Education Coordinator Job

EPA Urban Waters Small Grants Program Now Accepting Proposals
Great Grant Opportunities

Fish and Wildlife Biologists Recognized as Environmental Leaders
Camden County native receives sustainability award
Cultivating Gratitude
Three DEP Employees Honored With Women & Wildlife Awards
New Interactive Website Offers Practical Advice on Designing of Jersey-Friendly Yards
Results of Barnegat Bay Science Studies To Be Presented To Public On November 17
Why most 8th graders are not good at geography
October Sustainability Hero Announced

Registration for Dec. 4 education seminar: Pedagogical and Research Initiatives in Sustainability
Duke Farms Educator Programs
PLT GreenSchools Update, Nov 2015
Story of Climate Change in iTunes stores now!
PAEE: 2016 Conference Site - The Inn at Pocono Manor
PLT GreenSchools Update, Oct 2015
Climate Classroom -- New Online Climate Education Resources
NGSS Transition Workshops
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service: Schoolyard Habitat Project Guide
Earth Science Tools that Support NGSS | New Webinar
19th Annual Barnegat Bay Environmental Educators Roundtable
ANJEE Online 339th Edition September 28, 2015

EE at EPA: approaching deadlines, climate education webinar, new grantees
What type of birder are you?
Green Knight newsletter -- November 2015 -- News of Environmental Issues and Events in New Jersey
November 2015: New Jersey's Piping Plover Population Rebounds!
Thankful for Wildlife and Wild Places
Give thanks for the wildlife in your garden this November
New! November Sustainability Hero
NJHEPS Fall Newsletter
Be a FeederWatcher and Help Your Backyard Birds
Great Places: Hawk Watch
Top 5 Bat-Facts We Bet You Didn't Know
November Littoral News
Water Pages eNewsletter
Cloud Institute: New On Our Blog + Special Offer
New Book is a Joyful Celebration of Birds from the Cornell Lab of Ornithology
E-News Update: 59 Schools Certified for 2015
New guide to sustainable college living
EE at EPA: National Environmental Education Advisory Council 2015 Report
The Nature Conservancy - Great Places: Amazing Migrations
NAAEE: EE-News Plus
Now Itís Time to Get Every Kid in a Park!
Your quarterly update: Sustainable Jersey
The Coastodian Oct. 2015
The Cloud Institute | October News & Upcoming Events
D&R Greenway Establishes Conservation Campus
Green Knight Newsletter - News and Events for October
October Littoral News
Water Pages eNewsletter
Introducing America's Top 10 Eco-Schools
26 September 2014 Earth Science Sites of the Week & other items
Science Update: Reptile Comebacks, Bird Vision & More
PEEC Newsletter - The Colors of Autumn and More!
NAAEE: EE News for September 24, 2015
National Wildlife Federation's NJ Eco-Schools Action 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