Resource for educators
The Albemarle-Pamlico National Estuary Partnership, which supports stewardship of natural resources, offers a variety of programs and initiatives for teachers. They include an annual teacher institute, the Shad in the Classroom partnership, a Citizens’ Monitoring Network and recurring grants to construct outdoor education facilities.
APNEP also provides a database with lesson plans on climate change, ducks and geese, hermit crabs, protection of drinking water and North Carolina river basins. For more, visit http://portal.ncdenr.org/web/apnep/educators.