Environmental Education Issues

African-American history on display at Silver River - Ocala

February 1, 2018 - 4:40pm

Ocala

African-American history on display at Silver River
Ocala
“This is an important lesson that children need to be taught all year, not just during Black History Month,” said Scott Mitchell, director of Silver River Museum & Environmental Education Center. A permanent African-American history display case has ...

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Applications Available for Kupu Summer and Year-Round Conservation Programs - Maui Now

February 1, 2018 - 4:03pm

Maui Now

Applications Available for Kupu Summer and Year-Round Conservation Programs
Maui Now
Applications are now available for Kupu's Hawai'i Youth Conservation Corps Summer and year-round Conservation Leadership Development programs on Maui. Selected participants will gain a cultural and environmental education, hands-on job training and ...

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Essex County Environmental Center Announces February Events - TAPinto.net

February 1, 2018 - 3:56pm

TAPinto.net

Essex County Environmental Center Announces February Events
TAPinto.net
Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. invites children and adults to visit the Environmental Center where they can enjoy an enriching recreational experience through nature and conservation activities. “Our Environmental Center has become ...

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Second Nature: What's That Tree? - The Keene Sentinel

February 1, 2018 - 11:15am

Second Nature: What's That Tree?
The Keene Sentinel
Bonnyvale Environmental Education Center, for example, offered a class recently on identifying trees in winter by examining the twigs of trees. The class was taught by Rich Grumbine who teaches biology at Landmark College in Putney, Vt. Bonnyvale ...

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Push on to improve conservation education - Great Lakes Echo

February 1, 2018 - 1:13am

Great Lakes Echo

Push on to improve conservation education
Great Lakes Echo
The implementation of environmental education is “hit-or-miss” across the state due to a lack of state oversight, said Kevin Frailey, the education services manager for the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). He also serves on the board of the ...

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Push on to improve conservation education - Great Lakes Echo

February 1, 2018 - 1:13am

Great Lakes Echo

Push on to improve conservation education
Great Lakes Echo
The implementation of environmental education is “hit-or-miss” across the state due to a lack of state oversight, said Kevin Frailey, the education services manager for the Department of Natural Resources (DNR). He also serves on the board of the ...

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Group presents plan to protect, manage Antietam Lake Park - WFMZ Allentown

February 1, 2018 - 12:04am

WFMZ Allentown

Group presents plan to protect, manage Antietam Lake Park
WFMZ Allentown
LOWER ALSACE TWP., Pa. - A preliminary study for an Antietam Lake Park forestry management plan was presented to the public at the Lower Alsace Township building Wednesday evening. The public was invited to provide comments and recommendations for care ...

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Ivy Creek Foundation welcomes Mallek as new executive director - The Daily Progress

January 31, 2018 - 8:42pm

The Daily Progress

Ivy Creek Foundation welcomes Mallek as new executive director
The Daily Progress
... the importance of the area to the environment and culture of the area are all important. We have something special here and we don't want it to fall apart.” Mallek said the Ivy Creek Foundation is hoping to eventually incorporate an interpretation ...

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Animals 'stolen' from Schuylkill Center's wildlife clinic, exec director says - Philly.com

January 31, 2018 - 10:28am

Philly.com

Animals 'stolen' from Schuylkill Center's wildlife clinic, exec director says
Philly.com
Dance mom's angry Facebook post about Glouco studio results in defamation suit. Jan 24 · More from Barbara Boyer. Dozens of animals have been removed — and reported stolen — from the animal clinic at Philadelphia's Schuylkill Center for Environmental ...

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Environmental Education Center Offers Entertaining, Educational ... - TAPinto.net

January 31, 2018 - 8:32am

TAPinto.net

Environmental Education Center Offers Entertaining, Educational ...
TAPinto.net
Entertaining and educational programs for children and adults are presented year around at the Environmental Education Center, 190 Lord Stirling Road in Basking Ridge, NJ. Credits: Somerset County Park Commission. 513cf517c730a0b850e7_F40B3C7C-20AD ...

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Environmental Studies Council's Rum Runner Gala set for March 2 is area's best-kept secret - TCPalm

January 30, 2018 - 6:55pm

TCPalm

Environmental Studies Council's Rum Runner Gala set for March 2 is area's best-kept secret
TCPalm
Email info@escmc.org or call 772-219-1887, ext. 121 for a complete list of opportunities. Funds raised at Rum Runner will benefit the Environmental Studies Council, a non-profit organization established to support the much-loved Environmental Studies ...

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Applications for Kupu's Free Programs on the Big Island Available ... - Big Island Now

January 30, 2018 - 5:30pm

Big Island Now

Applications for Kupu's Free Programs on the Big Island Available ...
Big Island Now
Kupu, a conservation and youth education organization, announced that applications are now open for its Hawai'i Youth Conservation Corps (HYCC) Summer and year-round Conservation Leadership Development programs. Youth from 17 years old living in Hilo ...

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Applications for Kupu's Free Programs on the Big Island Available - Big Island Now

January 30, 2018 - 5:30pm

Big Island Now

Applications for Kupu's Free Programs on the Big Island Available
Big Island Now
Kupu, a conservation and youth education organization, announced that applications are now open for its Hawai'i Youth Conservation Corps (HYCC) Summer and year-round Conservation Leadership Development programs. Youth from 17 years old living in Hilo ...

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Now an independent nonprofit, Puyallup Watershed Initiative to bring more environmental programs, activities to area - The News Tribune

January 30, 2018 - 3:02pm

The News Tribune

Now an independent nonprofit, Puyallup Watershed Initiative to bring more environmental programs, activities to area
The News Tribune
There, the students got up close and personal with nature and worked closely with University of Washington researchers for hands-on environmental education. The trip was possible, thanks to the Science Education through Authentic Research Collaboration ...

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Registration Opens for Eco-Explorers Spring Break Camp at - TAPinto - TAPinto.net

January 30, 2018 - 12:20pm

TAPinto.net

Registration Opens for Eco-Explorers Spring Break Camp at - TAPinto
TAPinto.net
Explorers research aquatic habitats in the Great Swamp. Eco-Explorers summer program for ages 7 to 9 at the Environmental Education Center in Basking Ridge. Credits: Somerset County Park Commission. d7d738783f7ffc7ad09b_4699F485-7018-4BB7-8071 ...

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Registration Opens for Eco-Explorers Spring Break Camp at Environmental Education Center - TAPinto.net

January 30, 2018 - 12:20pm

TAPinto.net

Registration Opens for Eco-Explorers Spring Break Camp at Environmental Education Center
TAPinto.net
Eco-Explorers Spring Break is scheduled to run from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, Monday, April 16 through Wednesday, April 18, at the Somerset County Environmental Education Center, 190 Lord Stirling Road, Basking Ridge. Eco-Explorers is a science ...

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Calls for better teacher pay, smaller classes, more staff diversity ... - Baltimore Sun

January 30, 2018 - 11:22am

Baltimore Sun

Calls for better teacher pay, smaller classes, more staff diversity ...
Baltimore Sun
Harford school board members host their final budget work session Monday ahead of next month's vote on the budget proposed by Superintendent Barbara Canavan for fiscal 2019.

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Toddi Steelman Named Dean of Nicholas School of the Environment - Duke Today

January 30, 2018 - 11:02am

Duke Today

Toddi Steelman Named Dean of Nicholas School of the Environment
Duke Today
The executive director at the University of Saskatchewan's School of Environment and Sustainability earned her Ph.D. from Nicholas in 1996. Torri Steelman. A Duke graduate, Toddi Steelman brings experience in academic research, policymaking and ...
Duke names Toddi Steelman as incoming Nicholas School deanDuke Chronicle

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Neighbor Nights at NGRREC to return in February - RiverBender.com

January 30, 2018 - 9:23am

RiverBender.com

Neighbor Nights at NGRREC to return in February
RiverBender.com
The March Neighbor Night's topic will be global connections through the Swarovski Waterschool presented by Director of Environmental Education & Citizen Science Natalie Marioni. Visitors can come learn how local students participating in NGRREC's ...

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Norman receives top environmental honor - Norman Transcript

January 30, 2018 - 8:17am

Norman Transcript

Norman receives top environmental honor
Norman Transcript
Applicants were selected based on involvement in tire collection events, Keep Oklahoma Beautiful programs, and environmental service projects. The City of Norman achieved the highest award level, Level 1 — Scissortail Flycatcher. “To be nominated for ...

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