Site for PA Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) for environmental education. This site has a number of resources and a way to sign up for their newsletter which include information on webinars, grants, etc. for students and teachers.
Winterfest for wildlife Sat. 2/5
12 noon-3pm, mostly outdoors event at Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education
Registration required: https://schuylkillcenter.cloud9strategies.com/winterfest-for-wildlife-2/
Shuttle rides are available from the corner of Port Royal and Hagys Mill. If you need a shuttle, contact Amanda Cohen (firstname.lastname@example.org) before the event or call 215-4827300.
EPA Public Comment Period on draft Strategy to Reduce Lead Exposure
Comments accepted from early February to early March 2022
Register Here: https://www.epa.gov/lead/draft-strategy-reduce-lead-exposures-and-disparities-us-communities
Agents of Change in Environmental Justice program accepting applications
The Agents of Change in Environmental Justice fellowship program is now accepting applications for our fall 2022 cohort. Apply here at
Attention, Community Groups: Small Grants are Available
Is your group considering an outdoor or other environment-themed project? The Co-op's Environment Committee is offering small grants to community groups whose projects attempt to counteract climate change. Preference will go to groups which are based close to our stores or are located in underserved neighborhoods. Grant amounts range from $100 to $500, depending upon available funds and the number of qualified applicants. For more info, including how to apply, click here.
Planet Philadelphia is a radio show about our shared environment aired 4:00-5:00 PM EST the first and third Friday a month on WGGT-LP 92.9 FM in Philadelphia and/or at gtownradio.com. Also on Villanova University’s radio station, WXVU, Thursday mornings at 9:00 a.m. at 89.1FM.
Not in Philly?
You can still listen to all the great G-town Radio programing on the iPhone G-town Radio app, Tunein, Simple Radio.
Podcasts are available at
planetphiladelphia.com show archives page for the full broadcast or listen to individual interviews on
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Planet Philadelphia is a partner in Covering Climate Now, a global collaboration of more than 250 news outlets to strengthen coverage of the climate story.