Science - Earth Science
Students will understand the dynamics of the hydrosphere.
EPA: Groundwater and Drinking Water
Information about local water quality, drinking water quality, source water protection, and more.
From the EPA's high school section--educational resources for various water topics.
Earth Science OER Textbook
This Open Educational Resource (OER) textbook has been written specifically for students as a reputable source for them to obtain information aligned to the Utah Science Standards.
Information about the ocean's role in the hydrosphere as well as links to data such as ocean temps and El Nino/La Nina indexes
From Physical Geography's online textbook and a chapter on the hydrosphere.
The Groundwater Foundation
This site's purpose is to inform people about groundwater and the environment. See the Kids Corner for resources specific to students and teachers.
The Water Sourcebooks
Water educational activities from the EPA.
Learn all about the water filtration process and then make your own water filtration system!
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(USHE). Send questions or comments to USBE Specialist -
and see the Science - Secondary website. For
general questions about Utah's Core Standards contact the Director
- DIANA SUDDRETH .
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