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RECORD NUMBER: 93 OF 96
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Watershed Patch Project.|
|CORP Author||Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.|
|Publisher||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Water,|
|Report Number||EPA 840-B-02-001|
|Subjects||Watershed management--Study and teaching--United States. ; Water quality management--Study and teaching--United States.|
|Additional Subjects||Water pollution ; Watersheds ; Elementary schools ; Nonpoint source pollution ; Water quality ; Wetlands ; Ground water ; Drinking water ; Patch requirements ; Streams ; Wildlife habitats ; Aquifers ; Insects ; Storm drains ; Instructional materials|
|Collation||51 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm|
Contents: Background Information ( Watersheds, Nonpoint Source Pollution, Water Quality Information, Wetlands and their Basic Characteristics, Groundwater/Drinking Water); Patch Requirements (Level 1 River Rookie (Grades 3-4), Level 2 Conservation Captain (Grades 4-5), Level 3 Aquifer Ace (Grades 6-7), Level 4 Watershed Wizard (Grades 7-8)); Community Projects and Hands-on Activities ( Do's and Don'ts Around the Home (Levels 1, 2, 3 & 4), Storm Drain Stenciling Guidelines (Levels 2, 3 & 4), Streamwalk (Levels 2, 3 & 4), Stream Insects (Levels 2, 3 & 4), Watershed Festival (Levels 2, 3 & 4), Build Your Own Aquifer (Levels 2, 3 & 4), Backyard Wildlife Habitat Project (Levels 3 & 4 ), Stream Cleanup Guidelines (Level 4)-pages 40-41); Safety Guidelines; Glossary; Resources; Certificate of Class/School Recognition.
"EPA 840-B-02-001." "August 2002."
"This project is modeled after the successful Water Drop Patch Project, a collaborative effort between EPA and the Girl Scouts of the USA. Because of the popularity of that project, EPA has developed this generic version for schools, science clubs and others interested in watershed protection."