The Iowa Conservation Education Coalition (ICEC) is a non-profit organization with a long-standing tradition of providing professional development to formal and non-formal educators in conservation and environmental education.  ICEC is the unifying voice for conservation and environmental education in Iowa. Individuals, organizations, and agencies interested in promoting conservation and environmental education in Iowa are key players in the success of ICEC.

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Latest News & Announcements

Chris Holt Wilderness Scholarship Winner Sam Anthony’s Trip to Selway-Bitterroot Wilderness!

September 29, 2017
Congratulations to the 2017 winner of the Chris Holt Youth Wilderness Scholarship, Samuel Anthony! Sam is a recent graduate...
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Call for Executive Committee Nominations

September 14, 2017
Join ICEC’s Executive Committee! ExCom members serve ICEC by setting the vision for the organization. Each member brings his...
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Engaging Students in High Quality Project-Based Learning Through the Ames Students Aiding Pollinators (ASAP) Project at Ames High School

August 11, 2017
by Mike Todd, Ames High School Science Teacher “I think I’m done,” Josh says as he turns a computer...
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Congratulations to the 2017 Conservation Teacher of the Year Award Winners!

August 9, 2017
ICEC, with the co-sponsorship of the Iowa Soil Conservation Awards Program, is proud to have awarded Sue Sparrow Meggers...
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Iowa Core Aligned Programs Now Available!

June 2, 2017
Programs aligned with the Iowa Core Science Standards are now available online! These programs have been adapted from the...
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Nominations Open for Conservation Teacher of the Year Award!

May 12, 2017
Are you or a teacher you know building a soil and water conservation ethic among the students in your...
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Press Release for Winter Workshop Attendees

May 1, 2017
Did you attend the ICEC’s Winter Workshop on February 3-4, 2017 at Springbrook Education Center? Let everyone know! We’ve...
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Welcome to Our Newest ExCom Member Mike Todd

April 26, 2017
ICEC is proud to welcome Mike Todd to our Executive Committee! Mike has been appointed to fill a vacancy...
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National Environmental Education Week

March 16, 2017
April 23-29, 2017, registration begins March 15, 2017. National Environmental Education Week (EE Week) is the nation’s largest celebration...
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Call For Presenters: 2017 Midwest Environmental Education Conference

March 3, 2017
Midwest Environmental Education Conference (MEEC) Live in the NOW, with Focus on the FUTURE October 11-14, 2017 St. Charles,...
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