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    University of Nebraska State Museum
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    In this activity (on pages 36-39), learners make a model of a watershed out of paper, then run water down the mountain to simulate how rainfall and pollution affect watersheds. Learners are...

    $1 - $5 per group Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    Liberty Science Center
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    In this activity, learners interact with a 3-D model of a watershed to better understand the interconnectedness of terrestrial and aquatic environments. The instructions contain suggestions for ...

    Over $20 per group Ages 4 - adult 5 to 10 minutes
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    Oregon Museum of Science and Industry
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    Learners gain an intuitive knowledge of the physical aspects of watersheds by creating their own watershed models. They crumple up pieces of paper into model mountain ranges, and then use water...

    1 cent - $1 per group Ages 8 - 11 45 to 60 minutes
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    National Health Museum
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    Learners take a field trip along a local body of water and conduct a visual survey to discover information about local land use and water quality. Learners document their findings by mapping and...

    $10 - $20 per group Ages 11 - 18 1 to 2 hours
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    4-H
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    In this drawing/mapping activity, learners design plots of land while incorporating positive strategies for improving water quality. Then, learners together examine how their plans would affect a...

    $5 - $10 per group Ages 11 - 14 1 to 2 hours
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    4-H
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    As a group, learners consider sources of water pollution to understand where pollution starts and where it ends up. Also explored are the natural and human-made options for cleaning up our water...

    Ages 8 - 14 10 to 30 minutes
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    NISE Network
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    "Exploring Earth: Paper Mountains" lets participants explore the way the shape of the land and the pull of gravity influence how water moves over Earth. By making unique mountain models...

    1 cent - $1 per student Ages 4 - 11 5 to 10 minutes
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    Bridge: Online Ocean Science Education Resource Center
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    In this environmental science and data analysis activity, learners work in groups to track a Dead Zone (decreased dissolved oxygen content of a body of water) using water quality data from the...

    free Ages 14 - 18 1 to 2 hours