Clean Air Challenge - Professional development training workshop designed for middle and high school level classroom educators in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Emphasis on ground-level ozone. Free for NJ, PA and TX educators. Site features links to related websites.
The Dr. Wilderness Show - Touring science magic show provided by a not-for-profit company in the U.S. Shares an inspirational message of conservation for planet Earth, at the same time as science and natural history are taught.
ECO-PROS - Ecology Protectors Society - Educational website designed for youth, with a variety of information regarding ecology, the environment, and endangered species. Features reliable scientific links concerning wildlife and earth sciences as well as details regarding preservation of the environment.
Environmental Education Research - International refereed journal covering a variety of areas related to environmental education, featuring an emphasis on papers reporting research and development activities.
People and Climatic Change - "How Environmental Transformations on the Great Plains Have Affected Human Cultural Development." Educational website for environmental education and anthropology, dealing with Native American adaptations, the Dust Bowl, and what the future holds.
Taiga Net - Arctic Borderlands Ecological Knowledge Co-op and websites related to environment, science and communities. Features co-management, caribou, swans, wolves, wetlands, community sustainability, and the Yukon weekly column.
USGS Learning Web - Provides K-12 learning, exploration, and life-long learning. Learn about planet Earth by examining plants and animals, land, water, and maps. Discover how Biology, Geology, Hydrology, and Geography can impact our understanding of the ever evolving world.
Virtual House - Interactive website provided by World Wildlife Fund educates users about global environmental concerns.
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