Education Centers Description – NRCD sponsored education centers are authorized by A.R.S. § 37-1054. Their purpose is “to promote a scientifically sound, balanced appreciation and awareness of Arizona’s environment and the wise management of all natural resources.” Education centers provide statewide delivery of environmental education program, classroom program, and continuing education credits for educators. A NRCD can sponsor an education center either individually or in cooperation with one other or several other districts. Currently, there are 23 NRCD sponsored education centers.
ASLD Ed Center Reporting Requirements
Education Center Contact List
Open Meeting Law
Any district or education center desiring to receive state financial assistance for the next ensuing fiscal year shall apply not later than June 20, on a form supplied by the Arizona State Land Department division of Natural Resource Conservation. Each application shall include, but not be limited to:
- The extent of conservation programs or education center programs proposed to be undertaken during the fiscal year for which the financial assistance is being requested.