9/3/2014 11:00:00 AM
Spot an algal bloom, snap a photo, enter to win great prizes!
8/22/2014 11:11:00 AM
Enter the Take a Second contest and win great prizes! http://takeasec.org/
8/11/2014 9:47:00 AM
August 3 to 9 is National Farmers Market Week! How does weather impact growth and harvest of fruits and vegetables? www.earthgauge.net/?p=36863
6/11/2014 9:47:00 AM
Whether you live on the beach or 1000s of miles away, there are easy ways you can protect coastal water quality.
6/3/2014 9:19:00 AM
Planting a water-smart garden with native plants can help you save water when temperatures heat up.
5/23/2014 5:05:00 PM
Memorial Day signifies the unofficial start of summer and onset of hot weather. Use these tips to stay cool.
5/6/2014 9:43:00 AM
Spring is the perfect time to give your home cooling equipment a check-up before hot weather arrives.
5/2/2014 9:07:00 AM
Show us how you take a second to conserve water!
4/23/2014 9:36:00 AM
National Arbor Day is April 25. Celebrate by learning about trees, volunteering or planting a tree at home!
4/17/2014 8:56:00 AM
Engineering is helping to solve some of our biggest environmental challenges. Learn more during EEWeek.
4/14/2014 8:17:00 AM
A cold winter and late-season snow in some parts of the U.S. could mean a rough spring allergy season.
4/1/2014 2:39:00 PM
Try these simple actions at home that can help reduce water pollution.
3/19/2014 10:46:00 AM
Chase down household leaks and fix them to save water and money during the Earth Gauge #FixALeak Week.
3/12/2014 10:18:00 AM
Protect our water supplies during National Groundwater Awareness Week by saving water at home.
2/26/2014 9:21:00 AM
One of the most recognizable features of wetlands is their smell. What makes these areas so pungent?
2/12/2014 9:17:00 AM
Help scientists study how bird populations are changing during the Great Backyard Bird Count.
2/5/2014 10:43:00 AM
Small but mighty: birds have smart strategies for surviving cold weather.
1/30/2014 10:26:00 AM
MetLife Stadium is reducing waste, saving energy and saving water. Take a page from their playbook. www.earhgauge.net/?p=33964
1/15/2014 9:50:00 AM
Efficiency pays off! Resolve to save energy, water, fuel and money in 2014. Get started with these tools.
1/9/2014 11:22:00 AM
Building a fire to stay warm? Use these ‘best burn practices’ to minimize smoke & protect your health: www.earthgauge.net/?p=17955
12/27/2013 3:26:00 PM
Headwater streams are small streams or tributaries that carry water from the upper reaches of a watershed to a river.
12/19/2013 3:39:00 PM
Was it a teacher? A parent? A field trip? What was your Earth Changing Moment? Share your first connection with the environment.
12/11/2013 8:37:00 AM
Participate in Audubon’s Christmas Bird Count to help scientists study winter bird populations: www.earthgauge.net/?p=33409
12/9/2013 8:19:00 AM
WTAJ has partnered with the National Environmental Education Foundation and Project Noah to help show wildlife and the impacts of weather on living things in Central Pennsylvania.
12/3/2013 3:11:00 PM
Ready to decorate? Show your holiday spirit with LED lighting to save energy and money. www.earthgauge.net/?p=33327
11/26/2013 9:08:00 AM
Whether you’re traveling or staying home, try these tips for a healthy & environmentally-friendly Thanksgiving. www.earthgauge.net/?p=33317
11/15/2013 10:27:00 AM
Recycling one aluminum can saves enough energy to power a laptop for 5 hours! America Recycles Day is Nov 15.
11/5/2013 10:47:00 AM
Fall is a great time to replace traditional light bulbs with energy-efficient bulbs. Save up to $50 per year.
10/22/2013 9:31:00 AM
Getting ready to carve a jack-o-lantern masterpiece? Learn how weather impacts the pumpkin harvest
9/25/2013 11:41:00 AM
Celebrate the 20th anniversary National Public Lands Day on September 28! Find a volunteer site.
9/18/2013 10:59:00 AM
Are you Weather-Ready? September is National Preparedness Month.
8/30/2013 11:54:00 AM
Headed back to school? Protect air quality, save energy and recycle for a healthier, greener school year.
8/21/2013 11:15:00 AM
What makes a piece of land a wet-land? Not all wetlands are wet for the same reason.
8/14/2013 10:09:00 AM
Plant life along small streams starts a food chain that stretches all the way to the ocean.
8/1/2013 9:58:00 AM
Buzz…sting…ouch! Why are yellow jackets more aggressive at this time of year?
7/23/2013 2:07:00 PM
Going to the beach? Get real-time info on Great Lakes beach water quality, weather and water conditions.
7/10/2013 4:38:00 PM
July is UV Safety Month. Stay safe in the sun with these tips.
6/25/2013 3:37:00 PM
Over 100,000 thunderstorms occur each year in the U.S. Stay safe during Lightning Safety Awareness Week
6/19/2013 3:37:00 PM
Create a pollinator-friendly garden to attract hummingbirds, bees, bats and other animals.
6/13/2013 2:25:00 PM
Protect and enjoy our nation’s 70,000 miles of rivers during National Rivers Month.
6/3/2013 3:33:00 PM
Captured rainwater off of roofs can save money and water use.
5/22/2013 4:09:00 PM
Ready for summer recreation? Hit the water safely during National Safe Boating Week.
5/15/2013 1:39:00 PM
Weather conditions impact spring migration – which migrants will you see this week?
5/10/2013 4:50:00 PM
Are you air aware? Learn how air quality affects your health during Air Quality Awareness Week.
4/25/2013 9:08:00 AM
April 26, 2013 is National Arbor Day! Celebrate by planting a tree at home or enjoying trees where you live and learn about the many benefits they provide.
4/23/2013 3:56:00 PM
April is National Garden Month! Learn about the benefits of building a garden and tips on how to create one even if you don’t have a big backyard.
4/16/2013 3:47:00 PM
Tips on how to prepare yourself for a day of hiking!
4/16/2013 3:15:00 PM
Are you ready for the kinds of severe weather that could impact the area where you live? National Severe Weather Preparedness Week takes place from Mar. 3-9, 2013. This is a great time for you and your family to “Be a Force of Nature” by learning the importance of planning for severe weather events and practicing how and where to take shelter before severe weather strikes.
3/20/2013 11:51:00 AM
Rain gardens provide many benefits including filtering out pollutants and keeping runoff out of city storm sewers.
3/11/2013 4:39:12 PM
March 10-16, 2013 is National Groundwater Awareness Week and groundwater provides over 40 percent of U.S. population with drinking water. You can protect water quality at home by conserving water.
2/19/2013 9:16:09 AM
Tips on how to protect naturally-beneficial estuaries.
2/11/2013 10:20:11 AM
The Great Backyard Bird Count in 2013 runs from February 15 through February 18! Help scientists gain a snapshot of how winter bird populations are changing across North America.
2/4/2013 12:30:07 PM
Tips on how to feed birds during the winter.
1/28/2013 2:08:58 PM
Does Punxsutawney Phil have competition for 'predicting' the weather? Take a look at these other animals and insects that can tell when the weather is changing, or can't they?
1/22/2013 8:04:09 AM
Tips on how to increase your car's fuel efficiency by checking the tire pressure.
1/14/2013 1:41:22 PM
Tips on how to save energy, water and fuel at home and on the road in 2013!
1/7/2013 10:08:08 AM
Tips on how to stay safe and warm during extremely cold wind chill temperatures.
1/2/2013 8:59:17 AM
Tips on how to test your house for radon during January's National Radon Action Month!
12/17/2012 10:36:49 AM
Tips on which birds to keep an eye out for in different weather conditions.
12/10/2012 10:45:56 AM
Participate this year in the annual Christmas Bird Count from December 14, 2012 - January 5, 2013 and help scientists understand how bird populations have changed over the past century.
12/5/2012 9:23:29 AM
List of the Top 10 Apps for Taking Tech Outdoors.
12/3/2012 11:56:33 AM
Tips on how to choose the best Christmas tree and what to do with it after the holiday season.
11/27/2012 8:25:40 AM
Tips on how to reduce energy with lights during the holiday season.
11/19/2012 11:06:55 AM
Tips on how to travel safely and save gas during the Thanksgiving holiday.
11/13/2012 8:28:35 AM
November 11-17, 2012 is Geography Awareness Week and the theme is 'interdependency' this year.
11/5/2012 11:25:29 AM
Tips on what to do with all the fallen leaves this autumn.
10/30/2012 11:00:51 AM
Tips on how to conserve energy and save money with compact fluorescent bulbs during shorter daylight hours.
10/22/2012 11:03:47 AM
Tips on what to do with leftover pumpkins during the autumn season.
10/15/2012 10:42:28 AM
Tips on how saving energy this fall and winter can help reduce nutrient pollution in water bodies.
10/8/2012 11:05:42 AM
Tips on how to protect children during Children's Health Month in October!
10/1/2012 11:03:42 AM
Explanation of what bioretention systems are and how they are used to reduce and filter storm water runoff.
9/24/2012 10:36:53 AM
Volunteer to take care of the public lands in your area during National Public Lands Day on September 29, 2012!
9/17/2012 11:05:44 AM
Tips on how to improve lakeshore habitat conditions by reducing nutrient pollution.
9/10/2012 10:13:37 AM
Tips on how to take part in citizen science projects during the fall!
9/4/2012 8:41:10 AM
Tips on how to prepare yourself for a natural disaster during September's National Preparedness Month!
8/28/2012 7:59:25 AM
Tips on how to improve air quality while driving your kids to school.
8/20/2012 11:58:04 AM
Tips on how to dispose of pet waste properly for National Dog Day!
8/13/2012 10:54:05 AM
Tips on how to prevent soil compaction on your lawn and reduce water pollution!
8/6/2012 9:57:53 AM
Tips on how to save water at home and protect water quality during National Water Quality Month.
7/30/2012 8:51:15 AM
Tips on how to protect yourself form harmful algal blooms.
7/23/2012 8:52:18 AM
Tips on how green roofs can benefit your wallet and the environment!
7/16/2012 12:10:39 PM
Tips on how to protect your skin and stay safe in the sun.
7/10/2012 8:09:27 AM
Tips on how to compost, what is composting and reasons why you should compost.
7/2/2012 11:06:02 AM
Tips on how to enjoy fireworks safely!
6/25/2012 10:33:38 AM
Protect your home and yourself by making your property Firewise! Here are explanations on how to think of your property in zones and additional tips for protecting your home property.
6/18/2012 8:52:59 AM
June is National Rivers Month! Help protect your local waterways with these simple tips.
6/11/2012 11:03:51 AM
Tips on how to help save fuel and money while driving.
6/4/2012 10:40:29 AM
Tips on how to replace driveways, sidewalks, patios and walkways with pervious pavements, materials that let water seep through to soil.
5/21/2012 10:38:48 AM
May is American Wetlands Month. Find out the many environmental benefits of wetlands and find out how you can help protect them!
5/14/2012 10:52:32 AM
Tips on how to properly maintain your home's septic system.
5/7/2012 9:15:03 AM
Tips on how to celebrate National Wildflower Week, May 6-13!
4/30/2012 10:55:02 AM
Tips on how to calculate your nitrogen footprint.
4/9/2012 10:30:17 AM
Tips on how to construct a compost bin and what to include in them.
4/2/2012 10:10:30 AM
Tips for limiting your exposure to pollen to help manage allergy symptoms.
3/26/2012 10:28:37 AM
Tips on how to protect water quality with phosphate-free cleaning projects during spring cleaning.
3/20/2012 8:29:12 AM
Tips on how to protect local wildlife and water bodies during the spring thaw.
3/12/2012 9:28:12 AM
Save water from March 12-18, 2012 during Fix a Leak Week!
3/5/2012 8:44:08 AM
Tips on how to stay safe during clean-up activities after a tornado.
2/21/2012 8:48:41 AM
Installing a rain gauge can help determine how much water your plants really need.
2/8/2012 8:44:36 AM
Help measure the amount of 'light pollution' in your community and contribute to a growing data set by participating in Globe at Night.
1/30/2012 10:46:15 AM
Information on World Wetlands Day and their benefits and tips on how to protect your local wetlands.
1/23/2012 10:44:45 AM
Tips on how and where to view bald eagles.
1/17/2012 9:52:50 AM
Tips on how to be smart about salt this winter and protect water quality.
1/9/2012 9:52:04 AM
Tips on how you can reduce your exposure to radon in your home.
1/3/2012 8:56:28 AM
Tip for avoiding lead sinkers when ice fishing.
12/19/2011 9:16:32 AM
Tips to save energy and water during the holiday season.
12/12/2011 9:42:52 AM
Audubon's annual Christmas Bird Count allows citizens to help scientists understand how bird populations have changed over the past century.
12/9/2011 11:59:11 AM
Announcing the 2012 Wildlife Conservation Youth Engagement Grants!
12/5/2011 10:25:14 AM
Hold on to the holiday spirit while saving energy and money this season with holiday LED lights.
11/28/2011 10:21:37 AM
Tips on how to use "best burn practices" at home to minimize wood smoke and protect your health.
11/21/2011 10:19:21 AM
Tips for driving safely and saving gas during the Thanksgiving holiday weekend.
11/17/2011 2:26:49 PM
Planet Connect's Get Green Video Contest wants you to show how you can Green Your City with Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).
11/14/2011 9:28:40 AM
Earth Gauge describes the links between geography and weather during Geography Awareness Week.
11/7/2011 9:32:58 AM
Tips on how to conserve energy at home with Energy Star compact fluorescent light bulbs.
10/31/2011 1:48:33 PM
Tips on ways to use fallen leaves in the fall.
10/24/2011 10:33:43 AM
Facts on the links between weather and pumpkins and what you can do with leftover pumpkins.
10/17/2011 11:33:16 AM
How to save energy in commercial and industrial buildings.
10/10/2011 12:06:17 PM
Tips on how to control soil erosion and help protect one of Earth's most important natural resources.
10/3/2011 10:29:07 AM
Tips on how to conserve water in the fall with weather-based irrigation controllers.
9/26/2011 11:04:42 AM
How to avoid contacting poison ivy and poison oak.
9/19/2011 1:44:43 PM
Information on how to volunteer on National Public Lands Day.
9/12/2011 10:06:22 AM
Tips on how to prepare for emergencies and/or natural disasters.
8/29/2011 8:48:57 AM
Tips on how to clean up after a hurricane.
8/22/2011 10:36:42 AM
Tips on wasps and ways to get rid of nests around your house or property.
8/15/2011 8:46:04 AM
Tips for water conservation during a drought.
8/8/2011 8:58:19 AM
Tips to help wildlife beat the heat with fresh water.
8/1/2011 11:47:13 AM
Tips on how to protect your skin from harmful UV rays.
7/25/2011 10:26:44 AM
Tips for saving energy at home while trying to stay cool.
7/18/2011 1:56:32 PM
This describes how older individuals can take steps to keep themselves cool on very hot days.