NIE 12/9/14 Depth perception

Our part of Lake Erie could be marine sanctuary   Of the 14 national marine sanctuaries that currently exist in the United States, only one is within the Great Lakes region, at Thunder Bay on Lake Huron. But with the … more

NIE 12/2/14 Treasure test

Could Erie become National Marine Sanctuary This is Erie’s opportunity to tell the world “this watery place is special.” For the first time in more than two decades, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is considering new areas for designation … more

NIE 11/18/2014 – Water Foul – Aquascapes

  That beautiful water garden where you spend time may be serene, but did you know it might be harboring invasive plants and animals that could cause irreparable destruction? Many plants and animals sold for water gardens and aquascapes are … 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.