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This site provides access to water use reports for the country and by county and watershed at five year intervals from 1950 to 2000. There is also a region by region comparison and information about how the data was collected. Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional, General public
Resource type: Map, Government portal, In-situ dataset
Subject: Environmental science, Human geography, Hydrology
 
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National Science Education Standards (NSES), National Geography Standards: Read
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The United States Geological Survey maintains a series of streamflow-gauging stations across the United States. This site provides a map of current water levels across the United States, and lets the user access continuous records of river stages from hundreds of stations across the country. These data are recorded and broadcast at approximately 15 minute intervals via satellite telemetry systems. ... Full description.
Grade level: Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional, General public
Resource type: Map, Visualization - scientific, In-situ dataset, Remotely sensed dataset
Subject: Chemistry, Climatology, Environmental science, Physical geography, Hydrology
 
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This site provides two interactive exercises designed to help the user learn about river processes like discharge, flooding and flood frequency. Both exercises require the user to make observations and measurements, do simple calculations, and answer questions. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16)
Resource type: Computer activity, Module / Unit
Subject: Environmental science, Hydrology, Natural hazards
 
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Virtual Earthquake is an interactive computer program designed to introduce you to the concepts of how an earthquake epicenter is located and how the richter magnitude of an earthquake is determined. The program operates by showing you a seismogram detected by instruments far away from the earthquake. You are to locate the epicenter of an earthquake by making simple measurments on three seismograms ... Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16)
Resource type: Module / Unit
Subject: Environmental science, Natural hazards
 
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This site describes flooding of the Red River, which crosses the United States/Canadian Border at the Minnesota-North Dakota Boundary. It has sections on dendrochronology, past floods, climate change and related publications. The site also links to many other geologic sites. Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16)
Resource type: Ref. material, Abstract / Summary
Subject: Climatology, Hydrology, Natural hazards
 
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This site provides basic information about factors commonly analyzed in water quality studies of drinking water, waste water and natural water. The factors are listed alphabetically with descriptions and explanations about what the results of measurements mean in environmental terms. Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16)
Resource type: Ref. material, Abstract / Summary
Subject: Environmental science, Hydrology
 
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This site maintains a database of annual and 24 hour rainfall maximums and minimums by state, available in table or map form. It also contains records of specific events including hurricanes, El Nino and extreme storms for the past ten years. Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16)
Resource type: In-situ dataset
Subject: Hydrology
 
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This site is a description of the ozone depletion problem with maps, movies and computer simulations of the Antarctic ozone hole. It has a history section, a section on current ozone loss, a detailed section on the chemistry of the stratosphere, and a description of the latest research. Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Module / Unit, Illustration - artistic, Illustration - scientific, Imagery - remotely sensed, Map, Photograph, Video, Visualization - scientific, Ref. material
Subject: Atmospheric science, Environmental science
 
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This is a huge collection of maps showing vegetation around the world. World, regional, and country maps are available. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Illustration - artistic, Illustration - scientific, Map, Photograph, Visualization - scientific, Clearinghouse, In-situ dataset
Subject: Biology, Climatology, Ecology, Environmental science, Forestry
 
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The National Weather Service maintains this small series of flooding accounts. The listings include important information on the antecedent conditions in the area of flooding. Most major northeastern floods from the time period of 1927 to the present are discussed. Though the number of examples is small, they represent a diversity of flood conditions and are useful for understanding the critical conditions ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), General public
Resource type: Map, Report, In-situ dataset
Subject: Hydrology, Natural hazards
 
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