News & Announcements
Lentic Ecology Field Technician/Intern (Temporary)
We are recruiting one position to assist with field sampling for the National Lakes
Assessment (NLA) from May 16 to September 29, 2017. All work will be based out of
Houston, but extensive travel is required. This is a temporary/seasonal internship
opportunity. Open until filled.
Presidential Innovation Award for Environmental Educators
The PIAEE recognizes outstanding kindergarten through grade 12 teachers who employ
innovative approaches to environmental education and use the environment as a context
for learning for their students. Up to two teachers from each of EPA's 10 regions,
from different states, will be selected to receive this award. Applications due March
Terry Hershey, Houston environmentalist, dies at 94
The Environmental Institute of Houston is deeply saddened to hear of the passing of
Terry Hershey on Thursday, January 19, 2017.
Message in a Bottle
UHCL graduate student Nicole Morris was walking transects, or straight lines, in the
marshes of the Sweetwater Preserve on Galveston Island when she made a surprising
John A. Knauss Marine Policy Fellowship opportunity now open
The Sea Grant Knauss Fellowship provides a unique educational and professional experience
to graduate students who have an interest in ocean, coastal and Great Lakes resources
and in the national policy decisions affecting those resources.
Project Pelican / Proyecto Pelícano
Help report banded brown pelican sightings along the Texas Gulf Coast