Environmental Education Directory
Looking for an organization, program, or resource to help get your students, family, or colleagues engaged in environmental learning? RIEEA has compiled a comprehensive, searchable list of opportunities throughout the state and online that offer resources for educators, families, and more.
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Pawtuxet River Authority & Watershed Council
PRAWC is quasi-public agency created by the Rhode Island state legislature in 1972 whose mission is to improve and protect the Pawtuxet River and its watershed. PRAWC provides recreational places on the Pawtuxet River for public enjoyment, performs restoration projects, and conducts river cleanups and events in order to improve the quality of life in Rhode Island and render the river’s 231 square mile watershed system fishable and swimmable. The PRAWC is a regional agency whose board of directors is made up of appointed representatives from each of the communities of Coventry, Cranston, Scituate, Warwick, and West Warwick.
Pl@ntNet is a citizen science project for automatic plant identification through photographs. Through mobiles apps on Android & iOS or from the website, you can use one or many pictures of a plant species to determine its species. It also provides important biodiversity data for research purposes on climate change, biodiversity, and more.
Providence Neighborhood Planting Program
The PNPP is a street tree planting partnership of the Mary Elizabeth Sharpe Street Tree Endowment, the City of Providence, and the residents of Providence. Since 1988, The Mary Elizabeth Sharpe Street Tree Endowment has matched Providence Parks Department funds to provide trees, soil, sidewalk preparation, and tree delivery at no cost to Providence residents who apply for and receive a Neighborhood Street Tree Planting Award.