Outdoor and Environmental Education

Resource Links

Resource Links

Aquatic, Marine & Watersheds

Challenge Course Sites
Earth Science Links
Energy and Climate Change
Genographic
Geography
Geospacial, GIS, GPS & Earthcaching                             
Local Trips (Resource Directory)
No Child Left Inside
Upstate Residential Centers
Scholarship slide  
 
 
 U.S Green Building LI Chapter Scholarship Application                                   

Aquatic

Marine and Ocean Science

Watershed

§          Enviromapper For Watersheds – EPA
http://www.epa.gov/watershed/iwimapper/enviromapper/
§          San Luis Obispo 4-H Watershed Project
http://www.slo4h.org/!ridges.html
§          Watershed Excursion – Southwest Florida Water Management District
http://swfwmd.state.fl.us/watershed/index.htm
§          Watershed Game – Bell Museum
http://www.bellmuseum.org/distancelearning/watershed/watershed2.html

What’s A Watershed?
http://www.ctic.purdue.edu/KYW/glossary/whatisaws.html

 

Challenge Course Resources

  • Chaperone Checklist: What is really going on? This two page handout explains the role of the chaperone and what the challenge course experience is about.
  • Resources and handouts from Nassau BOCES Professional Development Challenge Course Sessions:

Book List

Other Resources

Earth Science Resources

 

Energy and Climate Change
 
There are great links from the JASON Project for the Infinite Potential energy curriculum
 
Genographic Project

  • Genographic Workshop on January 8, 2009: The presenters were very generous in allowing us to post their PPTs here. They are large files, please give time to load:

*  Jeremy Dies, Project Manager for IBM and the Genographic
   Project

PPT
Movie of Grand Central Station 

*  Dr Jermel Watkins, Dolan DNA Learning Center

PPT

*  Joseph Jones, American Anthropological Association

PPT

Geography

 

Energy and Climate Change

 

Geospacial: GIS, GPS & EarthCaching 

Local Field Trips

No Child Left Inside

Upstate Residential Centers

Ashokan Center – http://www.ashokancenter.org/

Greenkill Outdoor Environmental Education Center –
http://www.ymcanyc.org/camps

Camp Mason – YMCA: http://www.campmason.org/

Pocono Environmental Education Center – (PEEC)
http://www.peec.org/

Frost Valley YMCA Environmental Education Center –
http://www.frostvalley.org/

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