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Wisconsin State Specialist in Environmental Education

Justin Hougham, Ph.D.Photograph of Justin Hougham
Associate Professor, University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of Extension
637 Extension Building
Madison, WI 53706

Director- Upham Woods Outdoor Learning Center
N194 County Rd N
Wisconsin Dells, WI 53965
Phone: (608) 254-6461 ext. 202
Fax: (608) 253-7140



Local Environmental Education

Upham Woods Outdoor Learning Center
University of Wisconsin Arboretum
MacKenzie Center
Urban Ecology Center


Wisconsin State-Wide Environmental Education Survey

2014 Survey Results Summary
2015 Survey Results Summary

2019 Survey Results Summary



2020 UW-Madison Division of Extension Department of Youth Development: Please Mind the Gap: How Environmental Education Can Step Forward to Address the STEM Achievement Gap

2020 Connected Science Learning: Science to Story, Story to Social

2019 Research Accelerator: Milwaukee Environmental STEM (E-STEM) Project

2018 Clearing Magazine: Student Generated Data Informing Student-Generated Inquiries

2018 Journal of Experiential Education: Bridging Natural and Digital Domains

2018 Connected Science Learning: Digital Observation Technology Skills


Related 4-H Youth Development Programs

4-H Youth Development Department
Wisconsin 4-H STEM
4-H Arts in Wisconsin
4-H Community Clubs
National 4-H Science Curriculum
4-H Exploring Your Environment

Environmental Education Teaching Resources

BEETLES: Resources for Outdoor Science Programs

Energy Literacy

Northwest Advanced Renewables Alliance (NARA)
Detailed information on using woody biomass as a fuel source
Education resources about bioenergy
Facing THE Future – Global Sustainability Curriculum
Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy