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Cohansey Area Watershed Association Visioning Session, January 7, 2016, Bridgeton, NJ

Come help cawa create a vision for 2016… and beyond

10:00 am, Thursday,
January 7

Rutgers Cousteau Center
Sheppard House
31 West Commerce Street
Bridgeton

Download the flyer:
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/17999905/tumblr/2015_12/Visioning.pdf

www.cohansey.org

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Introduction to Honey Bees and Beekeeping, February 6, 2016, Westampton, NJ

Get the Buzz on Bees…

An Introduction to Honey Bees and Beekeeping
February 6, 2016
Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Burlington County
2 Academy Drive, Westampton, NJ 08060
8:30 am – noon

Presented by Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Camden County

Pre-registration Required

To register and for information, see the flyer:
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/17999905/tumblr/2015_12/BurlCoBeekeeping.pdf

Photo: John Severns, Apis mellifera, Creative Commons license, https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:European_honey_bee_extracts_nectar.jpg


Introduction to Honey Bees and Beekeeping, January 23, 2016, Cherry Hill, NJ

Get the Buzz on Bees…

An Introduction to Honey Bees and Beekeeping
January 23, 2016
Camden County Environmental Center
1301 Park Blvd., Cherry Hill, NJ 08002
8:30 am – noon

Presented by Rutgers Cooperative Extension of Camden County

Pre-registration Required

To register and for information, see the flyer:
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/17999905/tumblr/2015_12/Beekeeping.pdf

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Photo: Carly & Art, Wild bee hive,  Creative Commons license, https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Carly-Art_-_Wild_bee_hive_%28by-sa%29.jpg


Rutgers Organic Land Care Certificate Course for 2016: Registration Open

This is a 5 day class for landscapers and land care providers. The course focuses on organic practices for promoting healthy soil, enhancing biodiversity, and reducing polluted runoff from managed landscapes. The course is designed for professional landscapers, property managers, public works employees, groundskeepers, landscape architects, and Rutgers Master Gardeners.

Over 20 university and industry experts help teach the class and share their experience of how to successfully transition a landscape to organic management and add organic services to a business

For more information, see the brochure:
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/17999905/tumblr/2015_11/OLC16Brochure.pdf

Or the website:
http://njaes.rutgers.edu/organiclandcare/


Rutgers Environmental Stewards Recruitment for 2016 Classes

For those who wish to learn more about the science behind current environmental issues…

Courses are planned at five locations in New Jersey:  Warren County, Passaic/Essex County, Somerset County, Middlesex County, and Atlantic County.

For more details, see the brochure:
http://envirostewards.rutgers.edu/PDFs/2016EnvStewardsBrochure.pdf

Or the website:
http://envirostewards.rutgers.edu/


2016 Cumberland County Winter Eagle Festival, February 6, 2016, Mauricetown, NJ

  • Live raptors
  • Speakers and presentations
  • Staffed viewing sites with scopes and birdwatching experts
  • Non-profit and commercial exhibitors
  • Local fare refreshments and lunch available
  • Hands-on art activities

For details, see the flyer:
https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/17999905/tumblr/2015_12/2016EagleFestAdvanceFlier.pdf



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NJAES Mission Statement
To enhance the vitality, health, sustainability and overall quality of life in New Jersey by developing and delivering practical, effective solutions to current and future challenges relating to agriculture; fisheries; food; natural resources; environments; public health; and economic, community, and youth development.

NJAES Non-discrimination Statement
Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station Cooperative Extension educational programs are offered to all without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, atypical hereditary cellular or blood trait, marital status, civil union status, domestic partnership status, military service, veteran status, and any other category protected by law. Rutgers Cooperative Extension encourages individuals with disabilities to participate in its programs and activities. If you need special accommodations, have questions about physical access, or require alternate means for program information, please contact your local Extension Office. Contact the State Extension Director's Office if you have concerns related to discrimination, 732-932-5000, ext. 584.