April 14, 2015 Ohio EPA and Facilitators Offer Teachers, Students a Summer of Learning
Students may be thinking of summer, but teachers continue learning as Ohio EPA offers training
for Project WET; Healthy Water, Healthy People; The Wonders of Wetlands (WOW) facilitator and
educator workshops and Credible Data training across the state.
April 13, 2015 Ohio Environmental Education Fund Grant-Writing Workshop Scheduled at Miami University
How do you find funding for your environmental education project or program? And once you find it, how do you write a winning grant proposal?
April 6, 2015 Ohio EPA Awards Clean Diesel School Bus Grants to School Districts in Marion, Seneca Counties
New Ohio EPA grants to school districts in Marion and Seneca counties will help reduce air pollution emissions from 58 school buses by more than half a ton every year. A total of $58,478.80 was awarded to reduce children’s exposure to the harmful pollutants in diesel exhaust.
April 6, 2015 Ohio EPA Awards $4,930 Environmental Education Grant to Southwest Ohio Air Quality Agency
The Southwest Ohio Air Quality Agency will expand its idle-free campaign to continue reducing air pollution from idling auto engines in areas where children gather. Funding is coming from a $4,930 Ohio EPA environmental education grant.
April 3, 2015 Ohio EPA Awards $4,997 Environmental Education Grant to Northwood High School
Northwood High School students will learn about water quality through hands-on science on a land restoration project bordering Dry Creek with help from an Ohio EPA environmental education grant.
April 3, 2015 Ohio EPA Awards $5,000 Environmental Education Grant to Manure Science Review Program
The annual Manure Science Review educates Ohio farmers on manure nutrient management. To further this effort, Ohio EPA awarded Ohio State University Extension a $5,000 environmental education grant to help fund this year’s event.
December 9, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $42,000 Environmental Education Grant to OSU Extension for Manure Application Research
Expanding the manure application window into late spring and early summer will benefit crops and reduce runoff of nutrients that contribute to harmful algal blooms in Ohio surface waters. A $42,000 Ohio Environmental Education Fund grant from Ohio EPA to the Ohio State University Extension Service will help fund on-farm demonstration plots in seven western and northwestern Ohio counties.
December 9, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $24,400 Environmental Education Grant to Warren County SWCD
A $24,400 Ohio Environmental Education Fund grant from Ohio EPA will fund new interactive exhibits in the Warren County Soil and Water Conservation District’s Thomas C. Spellmire Water Trailer. Ten grants were awarded statewide for $269,334.
December 9, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $11,717 Environmental Education Grant to Five Rivers MetroParks
An environmental education grant will help make Huffman Prairie State Natural Landmark more visitor-friendly through interpretive signs, plant identification markers and informational literature. Five Rivers MetroParks has been awarded an $11,717 Ohio Environmental Education grant from Ohio EPA. Ten grants were awarded statewide for $269,334.
December 8, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $15,526 Environmental Education Grant to Toledo Botanical Garden
An ongoing project to create a wetland and restore the natural flow of an Ottawa River tributary at Toledo Botanical Garden also will teach area fourth graders about habitat restoration, storm water and nutrient management.
December 8, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $31,758 Environmental Education Grant to Cincinnati Organization
When it rains, it pours. Where does the water go and what’s in it? The Civic Garden Center of Greater Cincinnati has been awarded a $31,758 Ohio Environmental Education Fund grant from Ohio EPA to develop a mobile, interactive urban water cycle display to educate students and adults about how sewer systems work. Ten grants were awarded statewide for $269,334.
December 8, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $26,135 Environmental Education Grant to Cuyahoga County Organization
Ohio EPA awarded a $26,135 environmental education grant to Ursuline College’s Biology Department to implement a stream restoration, monitoring and assessment project designed to improve campus and community environmental education. Ten grants were awarded statewide for $269,334.
December 8, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $5,269 Environmental Education Grant to Cuyahoga County Organization
Ohio EPA awarded a $5,269 environmental education grant to the village of Cuyahoga Heights to promote awareness and education for the Mill Creek Watershed. Ten grants were awarded statewide for $269,334.
December 5, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $46,627 Environmental Education Grant to Geauga County Organization
Ohio EPA awarded a $46,627 environmental education grant to the Kenston Local School District to build the Kenston Alternative Energy Outdoor Learning Center. Ten grants were awarded statewide for $269,334.
December 5, 2014 Ohio EPA Awards $41,832 Environmental Education Grant to Stark County Organization
Ohio EPA awarded a $41,832 environmental education grant to the Friends of Stark Parks to develop a course titled, “Introduction to Watershed Studies.” Ten grants were awarded statewide for $269,334.