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For Teachers, Parents & Kids

The North Carolina Rural Water Association has put together the following list of sites to benefit parents, teachers, and students alike.  The following sites provide a variety of information ranging from Agriculture to Waste Water Treatment.  We hope that you find some of these sites to be very useful in providing all types of information!

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Environmental Kids Club
Drinking Water & Ground Water Kids’ Stuff
Groundwater Information
Build and Test Your Own Aquifer (grades K-3)

U.S. Department of Agriculture

Agriculture in the Classroom

U.S. Geological Survey

Water Resources Information for Students & Teachers
The USGS & Science Education
Water Science for Schools
Groundwater Information
A Day in the Life of a Water Scientist

Other Resources

NC Department of Environment & Natural Resources
Natural Resources Management for Kids
Just for Kids – NC Government site with activities and games
A Teacher’s Guide to Water-Related Lesson Plans and Materials
National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
How NASA Studies Water
National Environmental Services Center
Drinking Water and The Water Cycle for Kids
The Water Cycle
Great Sites For Kids
Science News For Kids 
Metropolitan Council – Environmental Services
Waste Water Treatment
Stormwater Smart
EPA – Polluted Runoff (Nonpoint Source Kids Page)
Town of Wrightsville Beach – Stormwater Pollution
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
Lower Platte South Natural Resources District
Regional Water Providers Consortium
US Geological Survey
Agriculture & Agri-Food Canada
The Groundwater Foundation
Edible Aquifers
Groundwater Guardian School
National Ground Water Association (NGWA)

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