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PRI's Environmental News Magazine

Web Extra: Cuts to Environmental Education

Published: February 6, 2018

Funding for environmental education at the Fox Island Nature Center is threatened under the latest Obama budget proposal. (Maryland Department of Natural Resources)

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The Administration’s proposed budget eliminates most funding for environmental education.

President Obama’s proposed budget would eliminate almost all federal funding for environmental education. Sean Miller, of the Earth Day Network, says this isn’t how he wants to celebrate Earth Day.

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