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Web Sites:

United States Geological Survey home page
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World Water Resources: Executive Summary Report,
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Groundwater and Surface Water A Single Resource,
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A comprehensive article on the hydrologic cycle and using water as a natural resource.

Posters

Water Resources Outreach Program--Water Education Posters,
USGS
Choose from six different posters: wetlands, water use, waste water, navigation, groundwater, and water quality.

 

Magazines:

Science News
Excellent source of articles describing the most recent and interesting events in scientific reserach.

Earth,
AGI
Published by the American Geosciences Institute, this magazine reviews current issues in the Earth Sciences and can serve as a valuable supplemental resource for teachers and students alike. Visit the web site for online articles and information about obtaining a one-year subscription (40% discount for AGI Member Society members; 65% discount for students).

National Geographic
Excellent source of articles. Often includes helpful maps.

 

Books

The Waste Crisis, Jenny Tesar, Our Fragile Planet, Bernard S. Cayne, series editor, 1991. New York: FactsOnFile, Blackbirch Graphics, Inc.
Chapters 7-8 on wastewater and wastewater treatment.

Toward a Watershed Approach: A framework for aquatic ecosystem restoration, protection, and management. Coastal American Partnership Project. 1994

Groundwater: A Primer, Edited by John E. Moore, Alexander Zaporozec, and James W. Mercer, American Geosciences Institute.

 

 

 

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