|Environmental Education Advisory Task Force (EEATF)|
|Post Date:||September 11, 2019|
The Environmental Education Advisory Task Force (EEATF) was created under the authority of the Commissioner of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) and existed from July 1, 2008 through June 30, 2010. The EEATF members consisted of Minnesota environmental education professionals, selected from around the state and representing various sectors of the EE community. The task force met on the first Thursday of the month from 12:30p.m. - 3:30p.m. at the offices of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (St. Paul).
The EEATF was charged with the following environmental education projects:
The EEATF took the place of the Environmental Education Advisory Board (EEAB) whose work inadvertently "sunset" in June 2008 by legislative mandate. The (EEAB) was the state board that guided the direction of environmental education in Minnesota. It was created by the 1990 Environmental Education Act (M.S. 1998, Chap. 115A.072) to promote environmental literacy for all Minnesota citizens. The Board accomplished this by advising the governor through the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency, state agencies, organizations and citizens on the implementation of A GreenPrint for Minnesota: State Plan for Environmental Education.
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|Order information or contact:||Michael J. Kennedy Environmental Education Specialist Minnesota Pollution Control Agency 525 S. Lake Avenue Suite 400 Duluth, MN 55802 Phone: 218-302-6629 Fax: 218-723-4727 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|MAEE Partner||Sharing Environmental Education Knowledge (SEEK)|