Environmental Education Issues

Environmental group prepares criminal complaint over Tijuana sewage - Mexico News Daily

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Mexico News Daily

Environmental group prepares criminal complaint over Tijuana sewage
Mexico News Daily
A recent study by the organization Proyecto Fronterizo de Educación Ambiental (Border Project for Environmental Education) found that the wastewater discharged by the Punta Bandera plant exceeds permitted fecal coliform levels by as much as 12,000%, ...

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Waltham YMCA visits George's Island with Save the Harbor/Save the Bay - Wicked Local Waltham

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Wicked Local Waltham

Waltham YMCA visits George's Island with Save the Harbor/Save the Bay
Wicked Local Waltham
On the island, Waltham YMCA explored the maze of passageways at Fort Warren, a historic landmark used for coastal defense during the Civil War, with Save the Harbor's Youth Environmental Education staff. The docks on the island offered fantastic ...

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Montgomery County Mugshots 7/16 - Clarksville Now

9 hours 53 min ago

Clarksville Now

Montgomery County Mugshots 7/16
Clarksville Now
(AP) — The U.S. Forest Service is seeking public feedback on how it should plan for recreation and environmental education at Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area. A statement from the Forest Service says public comment will help guide the ...

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Greenhouse gas education program developed by Aichi professor proves popular both at home and abroad - The Japan Times

17 hours 38 min ago

The Japan Times

Greenhouse gas education program developed by Aichi professor proves popular both at home and abroad
The Japan Times
An environmental education program developed in Aichi Prefecture, designed to help children deepen their understanding of climate change through measuring the concentration of carbon dioxide in places around them, has been introduced at a number of ...

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"Amazon Adventure" is now playing at the TREC - YourErie

July 15, 2018 - 11:15pm

YourErie

"Amazon Adventure" is now playing at the TREC
YourErie
"We've been committed to environmental initiatives over the years and TREC does a great job in bringing environmental education to the region,” said Dr. Michael J. Hannan, Interim President of Edinboro University. “So, we want to partner with them.".

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Wild Center's iForest combines nature, world-class choral music - The Saratogian

July 15, 2018 - 12:25pm

Wild Center's iForest combines nature, world-class choral music
The Saratogian
The Wild Center in Tupper Lake has three main goals -- environmental protection, education The Wild Center in Tupper Lake has three main goals -- environmental protection, education and economic development. Paul Post -- ppost@digitalfirstmedia.com.

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10-year-old boy injured by bow and arrow - Clarksville Now

July 15, 2018 - 7:53am

10-year-old boy injured by bow and arrow
Clarksville Now
(AP) — The U.S. Forest Service is seeking public feedback on how it should plan for recreation and environmental education at Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area. A statement from the Forest Service says public comment will help guide the ...

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Mothers and children explore Shallow Ford Natural Area creek, search for creatures - Burlington Times News

July 14, 2018 - 10:18pm

Burlington Times News

Mothers and children explore Shallow Ford Natural Area creek, search for creatures
Burlington Times News
Nolan Carter, Recreation Programmer with Alamance Parks, lifts a rock to discover a crayfish for Ari Love, 11, in the stream as his brothers Josiah and Levi walk along the bank at the Shallow Ford Natural Area in western Alamance County. They were ...

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Urban high school students spend summer exploring careers in conservation - Richmond.com

July 14, 2018 - 8:52pm

Richmond.com

Urban high school students spend summer exploring careers in conservation
Richmond.com
She has always been interested in geology and volcanology, but after researching insects, she wants to expand her focus to include a more varied environmental education. “I'm bringing back a new sense of identity,” she said. “That's what I wanted to do ...

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Outdoors calendar, July 15, 2018 - Pocono Record

July 14, 2018 - 8:32pm

Outdoors calendar, July 15, 2018
Pocono Record
Where: Pocono Environmental Education Center, 538 Emery Road, Dingmans Ferry. Details: Participants will explore and learn about the Delaware River Watershed, and work together to identify species of flora and fauna at PEEC. Schedule is as follows: 7 ...

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Nature enthusiasts not bugged by the outdoors at River Bend's insect day - Times Record News

July 14, 2018 - 4:24pm

Times Record News

Nature enthusiasts not bugged by the outdoors at River Bend's insect day
Times Record News
River Bend Nature Center is a non-profit environmental education center and will have special events each Thursday of the summer such as Destination Innovation, July 23-27, featuring arts and crafts, build your own catapult, and paper rocket building.

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Forest Service seeking input into LBL offerings - Princeton Times Leader

July 14, 2018 - 11:31am

Forest Service seeking input into LBL offerings
Princeton Times Leader
The U.S. Forest Service is seeking public engagement for environmental education and recreation planning at Land Between the Lakes National Recreation Area. The public can provide input through open house sessions or participate in interactive ...

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Curious Forecastle: What's The Deal With The Festival's Conservation Efforts? - 89.3 WFPL News Louisville

July 14, 2018 - 8:00am

89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Curious Forecastle: What's The Deal With The Festival's Conservation Efforts?
89.3 WFPL News Louisville
Through the foundation, McKnight helped fund environmental education programs that teach indigenous school children to plant native hardwood trees and learn about agroecology. After learning about of the foundation's projects, the Kentucky Natural ...

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Curious Forecastle: What's The Deal With The Festival's Conservation Efforts? - 89.3 WFPL News Louisville

July 14, 2018 - 8:00am

89.3 WFPL News Louisville

Curious Forecastle: What's The Deal With The Festival's Conservation Efforts?
89.3 WFPL News Louisville
Through the foundation, McKnight helped fund environmental education programs that teach indigenous school children to plant native hardwood trees and learn about agroecology. After learning about of the foundation's projects, the Kentucky Natural ...

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Group earns environmental award, opens paddling trail - Victoria Advocate

July 13, 2018 - 4:58pm

Victoria Advocate

Group earns environmental award, opens paddling trail
Victoria Advocate
Over the years, it has provided freshwater for wildlife, collected derelict crab traps from the bay, helped expand paddling trails and parks and provided environmental education to area schoolchildren. For more information or to support the partnership ...

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Drop-in art and nature programs at Michigan Legacy Art Park - Manistee News Advocate (press release)

July 13, 2018 - 3:49pm

Drop-in art and nature programs at Michigan Legacy Art Park
Manistee News Advocate (press release)
She has also served with the Peace Corps in three environmental education assignments to Chile, Peru and Guyana, and also volunteered with the residential environmental education camp at Acadia National Park. To participate in the interpretive programs ...

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Lincoln College students working to protect monarch butterflies - WAND

July 13, 2018 - 11:35am

WAND

Lincoln College students working to protect monarch butterflies
WAND
LINCOLN, Ill. (WAND) - Lincoln College is working to protect monarch butterflies. The college's Campbell Creekside Outdoor Center for Environmental Education has students working on research projects to benefit the butterflies. The butterflies' numbers ...

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Discount boat rentals available Sunday at Root River Center - Journal Times

July 13, 2018 - 11:17am

Journal Times

Discount boat rentals available Sunday at Root River Center
Journal Times
RACINE — The Root River Environmental Education Community Center, 1301 W. Sixth St., is offering half-off boat rentals from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, July 22, with the last boat departing at 3 p.m. Boat rentals are made on a first-come basis ...

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CELEBRATE COMMUNITY: CBA receives grant to fund educational program - The Northwest Florida Daily News

July 13, 2018 - 10:28am

The Northwest Florida Daily News

CELEBRATE COMMUNITY: CBA receives grant to fund educational program
The Northwest Florida Daily News
... nurseries throughout the school year, and receive monthly education on local estuarine topics that meet Florida's state science standards from CBA staff and AmeriCorps NWF Environmental Stewards. Periodically, the schoolchildren will split the ...

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Maryland Environmental Business Leadership Award Winners Announced - Markets Insider

July 13, 2018 - 8:22am

Maryland Environmental Business Leadership Award Winners Announced
Markets Insider
Environmental Business Leadership - Private Sector: Thomas Maulding, Weller Development Co. Meritorious Service Award (Lifetime Achievement): The Honorable Wayne T. Gilchrest, Director, Sassafras Environmental Education Center, and former Member ...

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