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This United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) publication (11th edition, 2010) contains taxonomic keys necessary for the classification of soils in a form easily used in the field. The book describes soils in general, how to differentiate between them, and how the identification process works. The taxonomic key includes all known soil types, including mollisols, oxisols, alfisols, and others. ... Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Map, Visualization - scientific, Book - text
Subject: Agricultural science, Soil science
 
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This article presents a technique, Cross-Disciplinary Peer Education (CDPE), which allows forestry students to teach student peers from other disciplines about basic forestry principles. CDPE is an innovative way to give natural resource and agriculture students (peer educators) the opportunity to educate students from other disciplines (peer learners). The authors found that by using this technique, ... Full description.
Grade level: Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Journal article
Subject: Agricultural science, Educational theory and practice, Forestry
 
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Comprehensive site with information about Chesapeake Bay oyster history, research, management, restoration, non-native species, and gardening. Resources include articles, videos, and research publications. Site also features K-12 teaching resources including laboratories and lesson plans covering oyster ecology, anatomy, filter feeding, and hemocytes. Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16)
Resource type: Classroom activity, Lab activity, Lesson plan, Video, Ref. material
Subject: Agricultural science, Biology, Environmental science, Policy issues
 
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This site provides a brief description of the Dustbowl in the American Great Plains during the 1930s and relates its effects to what is occurring presently in the Sahel of North Africa. In this dry savannah environment, human activity coupled with prolonged drought are causing desertification. The site features text, satellite imagery, and links to other related materials. Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12)
Resource type: Imagery - remotely sensed, Ref. material
Subject: Agricultural science, Atmospheric science, Environmental science
 
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BiologyBrowser brings together a variety of internet resources for students, educators and scientists. With the browser tool, users may browse subject fields, enter geographic regions, or search for specific terms. The site also features articles on current science topics, highlights of relevant web sites and links to follow-up information. This resource is part of the Biocomplexity collection. http://serc.carleton.edu/biocomplexity/ ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Non-profit portal, Clearinghouse, Search engine
Subject: Agricultural science, Biology, Physical geography
 
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Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) is a research and education grants program. The goal of the program is to advance farming systems that are profitable, environmentally sound and good for communities. The website includes funding opportunities for farmers, ranchers, educators and students. Funded projects are searchable by region or topic and include reports, summaries and proposals. ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Abstract / Summary, Proposal, Report, Non-profit portal
Subject: Agricultural science, Environmental science, Soil science
 
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This program is designed to help farmers and ranchers determine what environmental risks may exist in their operations. Topics include livestock waste disposal, water well safety, nutrient management, pesticide use and petroleum storage. The website features training materials and slide shows, an electronic newsletter, case studies, and information about signing up for the Farm-A-Syst voluntary assessment ... Full description.
Grade level: High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional, General public
Resource type: Presentation / Demo, Ref. material, Clearinghouse
Subject: Agricultural science, Environmental science, Hydrology, Soil science
 
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This thirties era US Government film from Kansas State University chronicles the boom and bust agriculture on the High Plains. The first section of the film is devoted to the establishment of mechanized agriculture and how it contributed to crop productivity gains. The final section of the film recounts bleak dust bowl conditions, including the migration of displaced farmers. Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), General public
Resource type: Video, Sound
Subject: Agricultural science, Environmental science, Human geography, Soil science
 
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This South Florida Restoration Science Forum (SFRSF) page discusses sustainable agriculture in southern Florida. Issues include: land managers and farmers working together to support habitat restoration; providing the agricultural and hydrologic science and technology needed to sustain agricultural production and a quality environment; reducing phosphorus and restoring natural hydrology in the Everglades ... Full description.
Grade level: College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Case study, Illustration - scientific, Photograph, Visualization - scientific
Subject: Agricultural science, Environmental science, Hydrology
 
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This web site provides a searchable database of the noxious weed lists for all U.S. states and six southern provinces of Canada. The database can be searched by plant name, state name, or by clicking on a map. The search can be narrowed down to search for native, exotic, or all species of plants for a particular county. Furthermore, the search can be conducted for the time period that the user chooses. ... Full description.
Grade level: College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Map, Search engine, In-situ dataset
Subject: Agricultural science, Ecology, Environmental science
 
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