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Education and Training Resources -- K-12 -- Water and Wastewater

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View Resource Wastewater Treatment Water Use

This is a student friendly site describing issues related to wastewater treatment. It covers topics such as What is Wastewater and Why Treat it? Links to visiting a wastewater treatment plant...

http://ga.water.usgs.gov/edu/wuww.html
View Resource 25 Facts about Water

This American Water Works Association Site provides the answers to 25 commonly asked questions regarding water. There are many helpful links related to general water information, security, water...

http://apps.awwa.org/EbusMain/Default.aspx?TabId=55&ProductI...
View Resource Advanced Technologies and Real-Time Data in Basic and Water Science: A National Curriculum for Colleges and High Schools

The Water on the Web site has been expanded from earliar versions to include a variety of learning aids for students and faculty involved with basic water quality studies. Sections dealing with...

http://waterontheweb.org/index.html
View Resource Books on Global Warming

A list of recommended books on global warming and climate change for science, business, and children.

http://www.grinningplanet.com/environmental-books/global-war...
View Resource Constructed Wetlands for Wastewater Treatment and Wildlife Habitat

This site represents a report that can be downloaded with Adobe Acrobat. One can view the 19 page introduction and table of contents. The completed file is 4,681 KB and consists of 17 different...

http://www.epa.gov/owow/wetlands/construc/
View Resource Environmental Inquiry (Authentic Scientific Research for High School Students): Wastewater Treatment

This site provides some excellent information for both teachers and students related to wastewater treatment. An overview of wastewater treatment is given and links to specific aspects of wastewater...

http://ei.cornell.edu/biodeg/wastewater/
View Resource Ground Water and Drinking Water

U.S. EPA site on how drinking water is treated. Additional areas covered include information on the safe drinking water act, drinking water standards, and local drinking water information. Links to...

http://water.epa.gov/drink/contaminants/index.cfm
View Resource Jar Testing

This page by Tina Lafleur contains some excellent background information in conducting the jar test. The jar test is intended to simulate the coagulation/flocculation process in a water treatment...

http://www.rpi.edu/dept/chem-eng/Biotech-Environ/Environment...
View Resource Limnology Facts and Fun

ThinkQuest is a global network of students, teachers, parents, and technologists dedicated to youth-centered learning on the internet. This site contains information about limnology and its relevance.

http://library.thinkquest.org/11548/index.html
View Resource North Carolina Cooperative Extension

North Carolina Cooperative Extension resources on the Environment that include basic information on water quality, waste management, and wildlife. Links to additional resources are also provided.

http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/Environment/
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