You probably like to play in your backyard, but did you know that your backyard can be a great place to learn about wildlife, plants, trees, conservation, and other science topics? Here are a few backyard ideas for environmental education.
Congrats to the 4 schools that participated in Green STEMS in 2017. These dollars supported by the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation allowed for some great programming for kids.
National Marine Sanctuary Foundation In April 2017, the National Marine Sanctuary Foundation, U.S. Department of Education, and National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) partnered to fund STEM activities around the country. These projects connected environmental educators with after-school enrichment programs to help children learn about their local watershed. Learn more at marinesanctuary.org/WatershedGrants ... See MoreSee Less
The National Park Service will offer free admission to parks across the country Saturday, Sept. 30, as part of National Public Lands Day. National Public Lands Day, held annually on the fourth Saturday in September, is the nation’s largest, single-day volunteer event for public lands. Volunteers are