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Water Science Education


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Limited educational materials available from the North Dakota Water Science Center include posters, bookmarks, and teaching packets.

Descriptions of some of the materials can be accessed at http://education.usgs.gov. North Dakota Water Science Center personnel also may be available to do outreach programs or to make presentations to interested groups.

For further information contact Webmaster or call 701-250-7400.


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Streamgages: The Silent Superhero

Whether you drink water from your tap, use electricity or canoe down your local river, chances are you benefit from USGS streamgage information. So what is a streamgage and what does it do for you? This CoreCast episode gives you the inside scoop on your silent superhero.

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9H-0A3nJabM">YouTube video of USGS Streamgages</a>

Lewis and Clark Bookmark

Limited quantities of the bookmark displayed below are available from the U.S. Geological Survey office in Bismarck, North Dakota.  Email bookmark requests


The 10th Anniversary of the 1997 Red River Flood - New Poster

The 1997 flood on the Red River was one of the worst natural disasters in recent history for many people and communities in the Red River of the North Basin. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), one of the principal Federal agencies responsible for the collection and interpretation of water-resources data, works with other Federal, State, local, tribal, and academic entities to ensure that accurate and timely data are available for making decisions regarding public welfare and property during natural disasters and to increase public awareness of the hazards that occur with such disasters.

A History of Flooding in the Red River Basin - New Poster

The Red River of the North Basin has a history of flooding and this poster is designed to increase public awareness of that history and of the factors that contribute to flooding.

The 10th Anniversary of the 1997 Red River Flood General Information Poster< A History of Flooding in the Red River Basin General Information Poster

Related Links

Ask-A-Geologist
http://walrus.wr.usgs.gov/ask-a-geologist/

USGS National Water Education
http://water.usgs.gov/education.html

USGS Water Resources Outreach Program - Water Education Posters
http://water.usgs.gov/outreach/OutReach.html

Science Challenge Questions and Answers
http://pubs.er.usgs.gov/#search:basic/query=98-507-A/page=1/page_size=100:0

Water Science Glossary of Terms
http://water.usgs.gov/edu/dictionary.html

Science in Your Watershed
http://water.usgs.gov/wsc/

Lewis and Clark Educational Resources - Bookmarks
http://nd.water.usgs.gov/lewisandclark/education.html

North Dakota Department of Health Environmental Publications
http://www.health.state.nd.us/EHS/Publications.asp?SectionID=5

North Dakota Game & Fish Outreach Programs
http://gf.nd.gov/education/

Northern Prairie Wildlife Research Center
http://www.npwrc.usgs.gov

The Water Cycle
http://water.usgs.gov/edu/watercycle.html



 

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