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  • Nickelodeon’s “Get Dirty Challenge”

    Philippe Cousteau and EarthEcho International are proud to partner with Nickelodeon for the “Get Dirty Challenge.” Students ages 8-13 are challenged to create a short video showcasing how they “get dirty for a cause” to help the environment.  Get involved and submit your own video at nick.com/get-dirty. Our partners at Nickelodeon were eager to kick off the “Get Dirty Challenge” by recognizing the 5th grade students…

  • Ocean Acidification: Breaking It Down

    About    Panelists    Classroom Resources    Science Standards    View the Virtual Field Trip   Recorded Thursday, April 30th Join EarthEcho International and the Khaled bin Sultan Living Oceans Foundation for an exciting Virtual Field Trip live from two locations: Jamaica and South Florida. We will talk with scientists who are examining how increases in carbon dioxide and decreases in ocean pH…

  • The 2015 EarthEcho World Water Monitoring Challenge Has Begun

    Last month, I had the opportunity to visit cities across the country as we officially launched the 2015 EarthEcho World Water Monitoring Challenge. Throughout the launch week we met with students from Los Angeles, Dallas, D.C., and New York, as they learned the importance of protecting their water resources. We visited the challenged Los Angeles and Anacostia Rivers and a restored area of the Trinity River, a drinking water source for many in the Dallas area. At each of…

  • Not So April Fool’s

    While this press release was an April Fool’s Day joke, the sentiment is not. Real, global change is possible if youth from across the globe take action and make changes, small and large, in their own communities. Visit our Educator Resources to download an Action Guide today and create positive change during Earth Month.     Youth Halt Effects of Climate Change Media Contact: Allie Toomey education@earthecho.org For Immediate Release Washington, DC…

  • Philippe Cousteau, Jr.’s EarthEcho International to Launch World Water Monitoring Challenge on March

    Media Contact: Ian Murphy, 310.638.6397 ian@murphypublicrelations.com For Immediate Release Washington, DC (March 4, 2015) – EarthEcho International, the environmental education and youth leadership nonprofit organization co-founded and led by Philippe Cousteau, Jr., will launch the 2015 World Water Monitoring Challenge™ the week of March 16, 2015, by engaging youth around the world to test, monitor and improve the quality of water in their communities.…