Find a
Select grade level(s) Select resource type(s) Select collection(s) Select standard(s) Skip navigation Digital Library for Earth System Education
Digital Library for Earth System Education
Search tips
Boulder Area Sustainability Information Network DLESE Reviewed Collection
BASIN is a local community service network offering public access to environmental information. BASIN's initial focus is on water in Boulder County, CO: where it comes from, goes to and how it is used. Watershed, recreation, precipitation, personal action, and community uses are major focuses in this site.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
Type of resource:
  • Portal:
    • Government
  • Agricultural science
  • Climatology
  • Environmental science
  • Hydrology
Technical requirements:
Selected resources require Adobe Acrobat reader.
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Please contact the basin team to obtain permission to use BASIN www site materials.
DLESE Catalog ID: DWEL-000-000-000-285
Educational standards:
  • National Science Education Standards (NSES):
    • 5-8:
      • F - Science in personal / social perspectives:
        • Populations, resources, environments
        • Sci. / tech. in society
    • 9-12:
      • F - Science in personal / social perspectives:
        • Environmental quality
        • Natural resources
        • Sci. / tech. in local, national, and global challenges
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: City of Boulder