ERIC Number: ED400175
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995-Apr
Water Conservation and Nonpoint Source Pollution.
This book contains science activities that are designed to make learning and demonstrating nonpoint source pollution concepts exciting and fun. These activities can either be used alone or with an existing water resources education curricula. Activities include: Water Tasting, Acting Out the Hydrologic Cycle, Concentration of Chemical Pollutants in Water, Mini-Groundwater Models, Contamination of an Aquifer, What is a Watershed?, Sources of Drinking Water, How Drinking Water is Cleaned, Aquifers, Flow Concepts, Wells, Groundwater Contamination, Water Underground, Why Not Dump It Here?, The Invisible Problem, and Cleaning Up the Mess. A groundwater flow demonstration model fact sheet, water quality fact sheet, and parent/student water conservation checklist are included. (JRH)
Descriptors: Conservation (Environment), Demonstrations (Science), Elementary Education, Environmental Education, Groundwater, Hands on Science, Science Activities, Scientific Concepts, Water Pollution, Water Quality, Water Resources, Water Treatment
International Office for Water Education, Utah State University, Utah Water Research Laboratory, Logan, UT 84322-8200.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Utah State Univ., Logan. Cooperative Extension Service.; Utah State Univ., Logan. International Office for Water Education.