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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 5-15-19)

Marine Ecology & Fishing Program for Kids, Aug. 2019, Rutgers Cooperative Extension & International Game Fish Association
We added a second Family Fossils After Dark Dig & Movie Night!
Mark Your Calendar for D&R Greenway's Spring Native Plant Sales
Sourland Mountain Festival - and opportunity to win Ryland Inn dinner
Marine Ecology & Fishing Program for Kids, Aug. 2019, Rutgers Cooperative Extension & International Game Fish Association
Protect Our Species on Endangered Species Day (May 17th)!
Spring Bird Walk at Liberty State Park
Walk and Dine for Preservation in Lambertville!
Are you up for the Challenge? Registration Now Open for Reservoir Challenge – Saturday, June 8, 2019!
Family Fossils After Dark Dig & Movie Night!
Feed Butterflies, Not Bambi Lecture June 1 @3pm
NJ Sea Grant's "Jersey Shore" Photo Contest!
OCSCD News & Events
Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Somerset County - Events
Bug Camp with Dr. Dan!
Garden Educator Professional Development Event - July 10-13
Get your feet wet with Fly Fishing 101, Thursday May 16
USDA Food Waste Competition
Barnegat Bay Blitz on June 7 & 8
Upcoming Programs at PEEC!
NJDEP Events
NJ School Of Conservation FRIEND - Hold the Date
Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Somerset County Happenings
Schedule NOW Spring Tours - Planting, Hands-on Discovery at Terhune Orchards
Green Knight Newsletter  Upcoming Events for April 2019

Now Hiring Apple Corps Team Members at Terhune Orchards
Final Job Description for TNC Naturalist
BBP is hiring P/T field technicians
EE Job Seekers (or Friends of...): April 13, 2019
EdReports Update and Opportunity
Education Job Opportunities in NJ April 15 2019 Edition 2
"Paddle for the Edge" Volunteers Needed
Executive Director (Part-Time contractual position)
Horticultural Educator
NAAEE eeJobs
Research Assistant Posting
Check out these new April job listings in #AfterschoolNJ brought to you by #NJSACC
Calling All Volunteers- Sign Up! Show Up! Clean Up!
NAAEE Job Listings
We need YOU for Tree Plantings this Spring!

Do you know about the Afterschool Matters Fellowship? Apply now for the 2019-2020 cycle!

Looking for climate change info, teachers find propaganda
New study: Solar and school benefits
18 acres added to Morris County park
Citizen Science: Important contribution for NASA
Rain gardens a natural solution to an unnatural problem
DEP News and Events
Saving Water in the Kitchen
Slaybaugh Elementary School Complex Crowned State Recycle-Bowl Champion
New Jersey Will Be First State in Nation to Offer Online Purchase of Annual State Parks Passes Through Public Lands Website

Stimulating minds in the great outdoors
Check out this FREE online professional development opportunity from National Geographic!
MIT and UPenn BioGraph- Summer PD Opportunity
Register Now: June 12 Webinar on Messaging to AdvanceHealth Equity in Public Policy
USEPA: May CS Opportunities - Grants & Webinars
NJSBA Workshop 2019- Green STEAM Command Center - Save the Date
MODIFIED, now on Home-DVD for Earth Day!
Invitation to the 2019 New Jersey Science Convention
Are We Educating for a Sustainable Future?
Give your students the opportunity to be published scientists, authors, and artists - apply by 6/30
Promoting Learning and Growth for School-Age Children During the Summer
NWF: Virtual Exchange Toolkit
Upcoming Science Events
EPA Resources and Links
April 2019 i-Tree Newsletter
NJ Eco-Schools Spring Newsletter
eeNEWS for April 17, 2019
Green Schools National Network News
Due June 15: Afterschool STEM Training Program from Rutgers 4-H - Now Enrolling for 2019-2020
May 2 | May 16: Join the NJ Audubon for On Call: Connecting Children to Nature & STEAM Afterschool Professional Learning Community
National Academies Press: Free Download Books on Climate Change

CWFNJ: May E-News 2019
Check out the latest Water Pages eNewsletter!
Raritan Headwaters Newsletter: May We Have Your Attention?
SJ4S: Find Your "Sustaina-buddy"/Spotlight on Collaboration
Invasive Species Strike Team Report April 2019
USDOE: April Green Strides Newsletter
#AfterschoolNJ News Worth Checking Out - 5/3/19
TNC News
SJ News
CWFNJ: April E-News 2019 & New May 24th Deadline for Species on the Edge 2.0
Anticipating busy weekends at Duke Farms
Advancing Sustainability through the Arts
May Littoral News
C&NN News Plus
Book: Let's Go Green Together
SJ4S: April Certified School Spotlight
RH: Spring into Action!
Project Green Schools: April is Earth Month!
Check out the latest Water Pages eNewsletter!
SJ: April Sustainability Hero Announced
Want to live in a Cohousing Community? This is the Path!
April Littoral News
The Nature Conservancy News
Children & Nature Network: News
BPU: Green Madness
Cornell Lab eNews April 2019

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:

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  • an attached word document; or
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  • (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