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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,
Year Published 2002
Report Number EPA/840/B-02/001
Stock Number PB2003-106965
OCLC Number 53015851
Subjects Watershed management--Study and teaching--United States. ; Water quality management--Study and teaching--United States. ; Watershed management--United States--Study and teaching ; Water quality management--United States--Study and teaching
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
Internet Access
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Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
NTIS  PB2003-106965 Most EPA libraries have a fiche copy filed under the call number shown. Check with individual libraries about paper copy. NTIS 01/01/1988
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.
For grades 3-8. "August 2002"--Page 2. Microfiche.
Contents Notes
"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."