Environmental Education Program

The Environmental Education Program is dedicated to conservation and restoration of the Chesapeake Bay, its tributaries and the surrounding watershed.  The program's goal is to achieve these criteria through education and public awarenesss.   We provide hands-0n experience and active learning in both field and laboratory settings to advance community interests in the environmental field.

Our New Projects

Our New Projects


Community Outreach

Our Outreach Program was created to inspire environmental stewardship


Grant Writing and Partnerships

PEARL welcomes the opportunity to partner with schools


Summer Internship Program

Obtain hands-on experience in an environmental research setting


Visit Us!

Groups are welcome to visit the Patuxent Environmental & Aquatic Research Laboratory facility