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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 10-2-18)

NPSNJ: Fall Conference ticket sale is now open!!!
Freehold Soil Conservation District photo contest
Smokey Bear Poster Coloring Contest
October News and Events You Don't Want to Miss!
2018-2019 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools
Upcoming PEEC Events
Join Us For a Shell of a Night
New Exhibit: Delaware Dreams
Women's Waterfowl Hunt
Apple Days Harvest Festivals at Terhune Orchards, Sept. 15 – Oct. 28
Clean Water Celebration 2018
Petty's Island Fall 2018

New October Afterschool job listings
EE Job Seekers (or Friends of...): October 1, 2018
Even more September Afterschool job listings - 9/21/2018
Seeking Horticultural Program Specialist
Job Alert: Part-Time Program Position at Essex County Environmental Center
Education Job Opportunities in NJ September 19 2018 Edition
Open Positions
EE Job Seekers (or Friends of...): August 21, 2018
Employment Opportunity at Flat Rock Brook Nature Center
Education Job Opportunities in NJ August 14 2018 Edition
EE Job Seekers (or Friends of...): August 14, 2018
Join the Team Help Wanted at Terhune Orchards
FUDR: Watershed Program Policy Director
Education Job Opportunities August 3rd 2018 Edition
Afterschool NJ is hiring - new August job listings here!
EE Job Seekers (or Friends of...): July 30, 2018

WSGN: Funding and Grants Bulletin - Fall 2018
Apply for this Grant re: Funding for hunger relief, environmental stewardship, & more
Whole Kids Foundation - School Garden Grant Program
SJ4S: Start the School Year with a Sustainable Jersey Grant
Grant Opportunities
Grant Opportunity: Walmart Foundation's Community Grant Program - apply today!

Terhune Orchards receives the New Jersey Farm to School Award
Camden Invests: Spotlight on 4th and Washington Park
October Infographic - Vampire Energy
EE at EPA: Congratulations to our new student and teacher winners
Share the Passion: Endless Opportunities for Fun, Educational and Rewarding Experiences at State Parks and Forests

Join us on Nov 8 and earn 4 hours of PD in STEM, Language Arts & Social Studies
NGSS Workshop Series: Using Crosscutting Concepts to Investigate Natural Phenomena on Nov 13 (Gr. 6-12) and Nov 14 (Gr. K-5) at RVCC
SJ4S: Organize for Certification Success! Trainings, Workshops, & Webinars
EPA Workshops
Second Annual Jersey-Friendly Yards Conference
NAAEE eeNews
Registration is now open for the 2019 Green Schools Conference and Expo
ES Week Toolkits now available!
Educators wanted to participate in a survey on educator environmental literacy.
Education for all! Lifelong learning at Duke Farms
i-Tree News
Interactive, Media-Based Lessons for Science
Welcome to Rutgers Marine Sciences K-12 Educators Newsletter
Green Schools National Network News
Science and Math Workshops -Montclair State Univ. October-January
August Green Strides
Schedule your next class trip at Duke Farms!
Call for Reviewers and Program Working Group Volunteers for the 2019 Green Schools Conference and Expo
New Resources for Space Science
EPA: Webinars & Events
NAAEE: eeNEWS for August 15, 2018
Nurturing Body, Mind, and Heart: Green Schools Support the Whole Child through Social-Emotional Learning
Submit a Proposal for the 2019 Green Schools Conference and Expo
NJSBA/NJASA/NJASBO WORKSHOP 2018- Invitation to Participate

SJ: October Sustainability Hero Announced
Check out the latest Water Pages eNewsletter!
CWFNJ: October E-News 2018
Tackling Today's Challenges to Engineer a Sustainable Future
C&NN News
NJTF: Our Fall 2018 Planting Schedule is Here!
NJCF: The State We're In
NWF News
The Nature Conservancy News
USDOE: Celebrating the 2018 Honorees
October Littoral News
These climate heroes inspire and guide our work
Children & Nature Network News
RCE: Check out the latest Water Pages eNewsletter!
CWFNJ: September E-News 2018
Green Knight newsletter News and Events for September
Summer at New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium, 'Coastodian' Newsletter 
ALS: September Littoral News
C&NN Links
Sustatinable Jersey News
TreeHugger Daily News
National Wildlife Federation News
SJ4S: Funding Big Ideas: New Grant Cycle is now open!
What you can do to protect Honey Bees
C&NN: This Week's International News Roundup
Duke Farms Newlsetter: Our Role in Climate Change 
Developers Green Infrastructure Grants; the Suburbs Return; We're Hiring! and more
Green Knight Newsletter - August 2018
OCSCD: FREE Native Plants for Your Jersey-Friendly Yard!
SJ: August Sustainability Hero & Grant Cycle Announced
Project Green Schools Back from Key Largo
RH: The Joy of Learning
August Littoral News
Check out the latest Water Pages eNewsletter!
TreeHugger Daily News
Children & Nature Network News

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