Educational Resources  

The All Star River Explorers

Resource Type:

Web Site

Author:

Duane Friend, Greg Stack, Jane Scherer

Publication Date:

2005

URL:

http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/rivers/

Keywords:

Rivers, Streams, Explorers,

Abstract:

All Star River Explorers http://www.urbanext.uiuc.edu/rivers/ is designed to introduce students in 3rd-5th grades to the basics of hydrology, and increase their understanding of how rivers are formed and their importance in our lives.

Geographical Emphasis:

National

Ecological Emphasis:

Rivers, Streams, Watersheds

Target Audiences:

Educators, Natural Resource Professionals, Youth

Water Topics - SubTopics:

Watershed Management - rivers management
Environmental Restoration - stream focus
Water Policy And Economics - economics, value of water

Educational Purpose:

Education Resource (Formalized Learning Process ), Information Resource (One Way)

Contact Information:

Duane Friend
University of Illinois Extension
P.O. Box 8199
Springfield, IL 62791
Phone 217-782-6515 email friend@uiuc.edu