Upcoming events

    • 17 Jun 2018
    • 23 Jun 2018

    We are going to be offering the program again in the summer, the week of June 18th.  If you are interested and able to participate during that week, please let Jennifer Bucheit (Jennifer.Bucheit@dnr.state.oh.us) know. 


    EECO's EE Certification Program is back. The week-long workshop will highlight:
    Foundations of Environmental Education
    Environmental Literacy
    Planning and Implementing EE
    Professional Responsibilities for the field of EE
    Assessing EE
    Networking with professionals from all over the state.

    Old Woman Creek Reserve in Huron, OH will be the host of the workshop.


    • 24 Jul 2018
    • 9:30 AM - 3:30 PM
    • YMCA Camp Kern
    Register

    Need College Credit, CEU’s or just want to have some fun?

     

    Try…EECO Tours - July Tour

     

    Tour the Little Miami River’s Fort Ancient Valley

     

    What we will do:

    • Visit the Hopewell Mounds at Ft Ancient and tour the museum
    • Explore what remains of an early 19th century tavern, a depression era boy’s camp, and a railroad town lost to the river.
    • Enjoy a three-mile canoe float with some Ordovician fossil hunting, macroinvertebrate netting and water chemistry testing along the way.

     

    Come for all or just part of the day, whatever works in your schedule.

     

    When: Tuesday July 24th


    Cost: $25.00 


    Schedule:

    9:30     Meet at YMCA Camp Kern for introductions, coffee, and bagels

    10:00   Car pool over to the valley and then on to Fort Ancient for tour and museum visit

    12:00   Lunch (pack your own) in a 1930’s CCC built pavilion

    12:45   Head to the river for stream quality testing and canoe trip

    2:45     Wrap up and goodbyes

    3:00     Bus ride back to our cars (or a beautiful 4-mile hike on the Silver Moccasin Trail)

     

    Register online at www.eeco-online.org  or you can register or get more information by contacting

    Dave Moran at

    YMCA Camp Kern

    5291 St Rt 350 Oregonia, Ohio 45054

    dmoran@daytonymca.org

    513-932-3756 x1527

    (To be eligible for college credit you will need to attend at least 3 EECO Tours.  We will be offering 4 tours, one per season.)

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