New York State Outdoor Education Association

2213 Professional Studies Building
PO Box 2000
Cortland, NY 13045
United States


Our Mission

NYSOEA is a professional organization that promotes interdisciplinary life-long learning in,

for, and about the outdoors and seeks to inspire appreciation of the environment by all people.

Our Goals

  • We promote public awareness of the value of outdoor and environmental education and interpretation.
  • We foster a lifelong appreciation and sense of stewardship for the environment.
  • We help classroom teachers and youth leaders use the outdoors to enrich their curricula and programs.
  • We assist our members in expanding their knowledge and skills in using the environment for responsible educational purposes.
  • We act as a unified voice supporting the fields of environmental education, outdoor education, interpretation and outdoor recreation.



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