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Farms & Food: Teaching from the Ground Up

Farms & Food: Teaching from the Ground Up     [ REGISTER ]     [ OVERVIEW ]     [ SPONSOR ]   Institute info Why farms & food? Who’s presenting? What field experiences?     JFK Magnet School, Port Chester. Learn more about their garden and greenhouse on day one.…

It’s National Environmental Education Week!

April 13-19, 2014 Sponsored by Samsung, National Environmental Education Week (EE Week) is the nation’s largest celebration of environmental education. It is held each year the week before Earth Day and inspires environmental learning and stewardship among K-12 students. The 2014…

NAAEE Conference Scholarships

            CONFERENCE SCHOLARSHIPS—APPLY NOW! Columbia Sportswear Teacher & Administrator Scholarship Deadline: April 21, 2014 The 2014 NAAEE Columbia Sportswear Teacher/Administrator Scholarship recognizes a teacher’s achievement in EE in the classroom and the administrator who supported…

DEC Adds Additional Week of Summer Camp

DEC ADDS ADDITIONAL WEEK OF SUMMER CAMP AT CAMP PACK FOREST Youth Recreation Opportunities Expanded to August 17-23 Campers will be able to enjoy an additional week of summer camp at Camp Pack Forest in Warrensburg, the New York State…

Environmental Consortium Scholarship Opportunities

    If you are a student enrolled in one of the institutional members of the Environmental Consortium of Colleges & Universities, you may be eligible for the following scholarships:   The Theodore Gordon Flyfishers, Inc. Founders Fund Scholarship Application…

DEC Publications Available Immediately

NYS Department of Environmental Conservation would like to offer the opportunity to promote outdoor recreation, stewardship and environmental literacy by sending you popular outreach materials produced by the Department. Available are back issues of the Conservationist and Conservationist for Kids…