Document Type

Report

Publication Date

8-31-2009

First page number:

1

Last page number:

155

Abstract

Highlights of the university’s focused efforts during the past three months include the following:

  • Evaluation results from the NEEI Certification program will be presented at the North American Association for Environmental Education National Conference on October 9-10, 2009.
  • A grant was received from the Nevada Community Foundation for the printing of The Story of Gill graphic novel.
  • A total of 75 people participated in Families in Nature events at the Spring Mountains and Lake Mead National Recreation Areas.
  • A third Nevada Environmental Education & Interpretation Certification program was held August 12-18, 2009 for twelve participants.
  • A third Our Places Tell Stories Conference is being planned for February 24-27, 2010.
  • Forever Earth was scheduled for 23 days and benefited 688 individuals.
  • The National Park Service used Forever Earth as a mobile visitor center on three dates. During these outings, Park Service interpreters contacted over 500 visitors and presented two water safety programs.
  • Fourteen Discover Mojave Outdoor World events were conducted for 754 participants.

Keywords

Environmental literacy; Environmental sciences – Study and teaching; Nevada; Outdoor education

Disciplines

Education | Environmental Sciences | Science and Mathematics Education

Language

English

Comments

Cooperative Agreement Number H8R07060001
Task Agreement Number J8R07070004

Signatures have been redacted for privacy and security measures.


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