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Water Sourcebooks, USEPA
Entry ID: USEPA_WSB

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Summary
Abstract: The Water Sourcebooks

The Water Sourcebooks contain 324 activities for grades K-12 divided into four
sections: K-2, 3-5, 5-8, and 9-12. Each section is divided into five chapters:
Introduction to Water, Drinking Water and Wastewater Treatment, Surface Water
Resources, Ground Water Resources, and Wetlands and Coastal Waters.

This environmental education program explains the water management cycle using
a balanced approach showing how it affects all aspects of the environment.All
activities contain hands-on investigations, fact sheets, reference materials,
and a glossary of terms. Activities are organized by objectives, materials
needed, background information, advance preparation, procedures, and resources.


(Summary http://www.epa.gov/safewater/kids/wsb/ )
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Description: Drinking Water & Ground Water Kids' Stuff
Service Citation
Title: Water Sourcebooks, USEPA,
Provider: Region 4 Water Management Division, USEPA
URL: http://www.epa.gov/safewater/kids/wsb/
Service Keywords
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >CURRICULUM SUPPORT >BACKGROUND INFORMATION Parameter Definition
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >CURRICULUM SUPPORT >CLASSROOM ACTIVITIES Parameter Definition

Science Keywords
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >GROUND WATER >AQUIFERS Parameter Definition
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >GROUND WATER >GROUND WATER DISCHARGE/FLOW Parameter Definition
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Quality Grade Level K-12 recommended.
Ancillary Keywords
Drinking Water
Wastewater treatment
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Service Provider
EPA/OW/OGWDW/KS > Office of GroundKids' Stuff, Water and Drinking Water, Office of Water, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.epa.gov/safewater/kids/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: U.S. EPA - GROUND WATER & DRINKING WATER CONTACT
Phone: 202-564-3750
Fax: 202-564-3753
Contact Address:
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water (4601)
Ariel Rios Building
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
City: Washington
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20460-0003
Country: USA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Electronic
Distribution_Format: pdf
Fees: none
Personnel
U.S. EPA - GROUND WATER & DRINKING WATER CONTACT
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 202-564-3750
Fax: 202-564-3753
Contact Address:
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Office of Ground Water and Drinking Water (4601)
Ariel Rios Building
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
City: Washington
Province or State: DC
Postal Code: 20460-0003
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2006-02-07
SERF Last Revision Date: 2006-02-07
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Last Updated:  November 2014