Students from the Felix Varela Senior High School Global Studies MAGNET constructing bird boxes to install at the CEMEX Florida East Coast Quarry Wetland Reclamation project.

For Educators and Students


Education is integral to the LTER Mission, and LTER has begun a broad-scale, long-term effort to combine scientific research and science education.

The Mission of LTER Education is to use the uniqueness of the LTER Network to promote learning about long-term ecological processes and the earth's ecosystems.

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LTER Education Library

Click here to visit the LTER Education Library which contains classroom resources for educators.

Featured Book

This book introduces children to the nation's watershed, the Continental Divide, and how snowmelt forms the headwaters of the rivers and streams that bring life to the land below on the Rocky Mountain's Western Slope. The entire water cycle is described from evaporation to glacier formation and...
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Education News/Opportunities

California State University, Monterey Bay (CSUMB), is offering a new 10-week, Summer 2014 Ocean Science Research Experiences for Undergraduates REU) Program. Students can choose to conduct Ocean Science research at the following REU partner institutions:
Position: Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU) - Arctic LTER Position Summary:
NEON's Undergraduate Internship Program is offering career-building experiences for students interested in a variety of fields including engineering (e.g., helping design & test sensors), computing (e.g., building tablet app to collect data), ecology (e.g., testing sampling protocols), and airborne operations platform support. NEON Internship Program Benefits:
Support available for graduate students in Coastal and Marine Systems Science The School of Coastal and Marine Systems Science at Coastal Carolina University seeks graduate students interested in multidisciplinary studies to complement a wide variety of research programs. Research assistantships at competitive levels are available to support qualified students. The School is well equipped with state of the art equipment and facilities to support a wide range of research interests, including applied coastal geophysics, hydrodynamics, atmospheric dynamics, and geochemistry.
AIBS is now accepting applications for the 2014 Emerging Public Policy Leadership Award.This award recognizes graduate students in the biological sciences who have demonstrated initiative and leadership in science policy.Recipients receive first-hand experience at the interface of science and public policy.

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