NEEF Staff at NPLD; Vernessa and Allison
Resources for Improving Your Health, Courtesy of NEEF
Through our programs and initiatives, NEEF aims to increase your understanding of how the environment affects your daily life. We want to reduce the physical and cultural barriers to spending time...
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Mississippi River Park Connection volunteers
Islands in the Stream: How One Minnesota Nonprofit Brought People Together to Restore a Mississippi River Habitat
The Mississippi Park Connection recently completed a massive conservation project to reforest a beneficial barrier island within the Upper Mississippi River.
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Teacher and students using a tablet
Apps for Environmental Education
Are you looking for more ways to incorporate technology into your classroom? Project Learning Tree recommends some educational apps that include stand-alone games, interactive teaching tools, and...
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Elderly couple
Show Your Love for Sustainability with These Valentine’s Day Ideas
On February 14, show your love for the environment with these eco-friendly and green gifts and tips for celebrating Valentine's Day more sustainably.
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Researchers walking through the snow
Teaching Students about Winter Ecology
Use these tips for studying winter ecology to help your students understand the interrelationships between living things and their winter environment.
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Man in sweater adjusting thermostat
How to Protect the Environment During the Winter Months
By taking a more mindful approach to sustainability, it's possible to lessen your impact on the environment during the frigid winter months.
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Child skiing
Cure Cabin Fever with Outdoor Fun
Instead of staying indoors all winter, use these tips to get out and enjoy some special outdoor adventures that aren’t available during the warmer months.
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2019 Climate Superstars Winners
Native American Students in Montana Among Winners of Climate Superstars Challenge
Connie Michael's classroom at Crow Agency Public School in Crow Agency, MT was one of 20 winners of the 2019 Climate Superstars Challenge, with support from Samsung and the EPA's ENERGY STAR® program.
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Centreville students doing place-based learning
Greening STEM’s Place-Based Learning Connects Students to Their Communities
NEEF's Greening STEM place-based learning approach engages students in their physical environment as well as their local history, culture, economy, and people.
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