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Water Related Web Sites

Web Sites for Watersheds and Water Quality
Acid Rain and pH
The Acid Rain Program
http://www.epa.gov/airmarkets/arp/ 

Acid Rain and You
http://www.beakman.com/acid/acid.html 

The pH Factor-Acid Rain
http://www.miamisci.org/ph/hexpand2.html 

The pH Factor-All about pH
http://www.miamisci.org/ph/ 

Water Properties-pH
http://wwwga.usgs.gov/edu/phdiagram.html 


Temperature
About Temperature 
http://www.unidata.ucar.edu/staff/blynds/tmp.html 

Temperature Conversion Calculator 
http://www.cchem.berkeley.edu/ChemResources/temperature.html

Unit Conversion Calculator 
http://www.stat.ucla.edu/calculators/unitconv.phtml


Drinking Water
Water On Tap: A Consumer's Guide to the Nation's Drinking Water 
http://www.epa.gov/ogwdw/wot/wot.html


Rivers, Lakes and Streams

American Rivers Project
http://www.amrivers.org/ 

GREEN-Global Rivers Environmental Education Network
http://www.earthforce.org/green/ 


Aquatic Organisms
Macroinvertebrates and Habitats-A guide from the Environmental Protection Agency. 
http://www.epa.gov/OWOW/monitoring/volunteer/
stream/vms40.html 

Simple Aquatic Insect Identification
http://education.lanl.gov/RESOURCES/NTEP95/ 
   Aquatic_Insects/Aquatic_Insect_ID.html 

Major Stream Invertebrates
http://imc.lisd.k12.mi.us/msc1/invert/Inverts.HTML 

The Stream Study
A web page which helps to determine the water quality of a stream based on the collection and identification of macroinvertebrates. 
http://www.people.Virginia.EDU/~sos-iwla/Stream-Study/ 
StreamStudyHomePage/StreamStudy.HTML 

An Introduction to Benthic Macroinvertebrates 
http://osf1.gmu.edu/~avia/intro.htm 

Water Fit for a Bug
http://www.deq.state.la.us/assistance/educate/waterbug.htm


Resources and Activities
Water Contamination Activity
http://www.awwa.org/bluethumb/WaterExp1.htm 

Water References, Resources and Activities from the Franklin Instititute
http://www.fi.edu/city/water/refact.html 

Environmental Education Activities by Teachers for Teachers
http://www.rd.msu.edu/enved/curric/water/activ/index.html

Currents of Hope: Reclaiming the Neuse River
http://www.uncwil.edu/neuseriver/home.htm


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