NIE 6/2/15 HAB-it forming work

Harmful algal blooms (HABs) caused by excess nitrogen and phosphorus in the air and water are keeping people out of Lake Erie and waterways around the country. According to the Environmental Protection Agency, more than 100,000 miles of rivers and … more

NIE 5/26/15 Truth or consequences – test your water smarts

Future scientists, teachers, town planners, politicians, farmers, consumers and business leaders became water wizards at the 2015 Great Lakes Children’s Water Festival. More than 1,700 fifth-grade students and their teachers from Pennsylvania, Ohio and New York learned how to safeguard … more

NIE 5/12/15 In-depth project

With funding from the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy, PASG and Behrend are working to develop a weed management plan that brings students and community members together to remove invasive plants in Wintergreen Gorge. Marti Martz, PA Sea Grant senior outreach specialist … more

Newspapers In Education (NIE)

PA Sea Grant provides the content and teacher lesson plans for the Erie Times-News Tuesday "Reconnect with your environment" NIE page. Past pages and lesson plans can be found here.