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EGRET Fellows Dive into Coastal Science at Weekend Retreat

March 21, 2016

EGRET Fellows teachers gathered at the coast during the weekend of March 12-13, to learn about barrier islands and sound ecosystems in North Carolina, as the culminating event for a year-long professional development program.  Nine participants, all 5th grade teachers, … Read more

Registration Now Open for Tools of Watershed Management Workshop

March 16, 2016

The NC Watershed Stewardship Network in partnership with UNC Institute for the Environment, is offering a FREE two-day workshop to anyone who works at the local level and is ready to plan and implement watershed improvement projects in their community. The workshop will be … Read more

Tools of Watershed Management Workshop

March 16, 2016

Achieving your goals through strategy, action and engagement. NC Watershed Stewardship Network in partnership with UNC Institute for the Environment, is offering a FREE two-day workshop to anyone who works at the local level and is ready to plan and … Read more

High School Programs Now Accepting Applications

February 1, 2016

Applications are now being accepted for two exciting summer enrichment programs for high school students – Climate LEAP (Leadership and Awareness Program) and IDEA (Increasing Diversity and Enhancing Academia).  Both programs provide hands-on, minds-on science activities and are open to … Read more

Training Stewards to Build Capacity for Watershed Management

January 12, 2016

On December 15th and 16th, Michele Drostin, ERP research associate, along with other members of the NC Watershed Stewardship Network (WSN), facilitated a workshop titled Tools of Watershed Management. The event, held at the NC Botanical Garden in Chapel Hill, was … Read more

ERP hosts World Energy Climate Simulation for K-12 Teachers and Students

December 18, 2015

On Saturday, December 5th, in conjunction with the 2015 United Nations Climate Change Conference, forty-four K-12 teachers and high school students conducted Climate Interactive’s World Climate Exercise, a mock-UN Climate Change Negotiation where participants role-play international climate negotiators working to … Read more

Welcome Andrew!

December 2, 2015

We are delighted to announce that Dr. Andrew George has joined UNC SRP as Community Engagement Research Associate. Dr. George’s expertise in community engagement in environmental problem-solving, capacity building and democratic decision-making make him well suited to aid SRP in developing … Read more