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Alabama Extension’s urban forestry, wildlife, and natural resource management team presents the Environmental Education Virtual Webinar Series.

This free series includes training sessions on traditional conservation topics as well as new and emerging issues in environmental education. These sessions offer effective best management practices, aimed at safeguarding human, animal, and environmental health, and practical solutions to help people reduce their ecological footprint. Whether an educator, environmental professional, or just a nature-lover, everyone can tune in to discover how to become a better steward of the environment and its precious resources.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs) are available to those who attend.*

Tune in on the Fourth Tuesday of Each Month

When: The fourth Tuesday of  each month at 11 a.m. CST
Where: The webinars are presented through Zoom, an online video presentation format. They are also available through Facebook Live on the Urban Affairs and New Nontraditional Programs Facebook page

Registration

There is no cost to attend, but registration is required for this webinar series. The Zoom meeting number and link will be provided upon completion of the online registration. Visit www.aces.edu/go/2020EE to register.

New to Zoom? Visit the Zoom website to watch a video that will help you prepare to attend. You do not have to set up a Zoom account to participate. 

Dates and Topics

All webinars will be archived and uploaded to the Alabama Extension YouTube channel. The schedule of webinars is provided below and will be updated periodically.

  • June 23 –  Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care Products (PPCPs) in the Home and Environment with Allyson Shabel
  • July 21 –  Effects of Pharmaceuticals and Personal Care (PPCPs) on Society and the Environment with Roosevelt Robinson
  • August 18 – Electronic Waste (E-waste) in the Home and Environment with Allyson Shabel
  • September 22 –  Citizen Science: Ordinary People Changing the Face of Scientific Discovery with Roosevelt Robinson

*Continuing Education Units

Each webinar offers one professional contact hour by the AAMU/UAH Regional In-service Center on the PowerSchool platform. Continuing Education Units will only be awarded to those who attend the entire session of each webinar in the series. Registration details for PowerSchool will be provided during each webinar session.

Take the Survey

Did you join us for an Environmental Education Virtual Webinar Series session? We want to hear from you! Take just a minute or two and fill out the short survey below and tell us what you think. These surveys not only help better our programs but also help determine federal and state funding. This funding allows us to continue providing affordable, research-based education to you and your family.

Take the Environmental Education Virtual Webinar survey.

More Information

Contact Karnita Garner, Allyson Shabel, or Roosevelt Robinson for more information about this series or to learn about other environmental programs offered throughout the state.

This work is supported by the USDA National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA) Renewable Resources Extension Act Program (#1012197) and Capacity Building Grant Program #2017-38821-26426.

 

Download a PDF of the Environmental Education Virtual Webinar Series flyer.

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