This page will be for useful links for class. I’ll come up with a scheme to organize them later. Send any links you find to webmaster at smallscience dot net
Resources for Plate Tectonics and Earthquakes
St. Louis on the Air program about earthquakes and New Madrid
National Earthquake Information Center
Resources for Aquatic Ecosystems
Missouri Department of Natural Resources Water Resources Center
Links to all the data you could want about water in Missouri
Cleaning up Rivers and Watersheds – River Preservation – St. Louis on the Air Broadcast March 24
Links to podcast http://www.stlpublicradio.org/programs/slota/archivedetail.php?showid=3898
Related websites and information
Living Land and Waters
Works to aid in the protection, preservation and restoration of the natural environment of the nation’s major rivers and their watersheds and expand awareness of environmental awareness and responsibility.
Living Land and Waters Website
Missouri River Relief
A grassroots, volunteer and equipment-based organization dedicated to reconnecting people to the Missouri River through hands-on river clean-ups and education events.
Missouri River Relief Website
“Water Matters” Seminar Series
March 17 – April 14, 2010
Wednesdays, 7:30 – 9:30 a.m.
Saint Louis University’s DuBourg Hall
Confluence “Trash Bash 2010″
Saturday, March 27, 2010
8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Old Chain of Rocks Bridge, 10950 Riverview Drive
Washington River Festival and Clean-up 2010
Saturday, April 17, 2010
Clean-up, 9:00 a.m. – Noon
Festival, 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
James W. Rennick Riverfront Park, Washington, MO
Missouri River Relief Website
Labadie Environmental Organization Information about the proposed AmerenUE construction of a coal waste landfill in the floodplain of the Missouri River.
Invasive Species – Asian Carp and economics worldwide
The Chesapeake Bay Program – America’s Premier Watershed Restoration Partnership http://www.chesapeakebay.net/
Fantastic website. Explore it for information about estuaries. Some great hyperlinks here. One of the best websites I’ve seen.
Voyage of the Deep
Website to explore the vents of the ocean floor.
From Voyage of the Deep. In case you thought sunlight was the only energy source for a food web.
Classification: Tree of Life Project
Online course for AP environmental science. FREE!
University of California College Prep Online Open Courses – free and open courses for AP classes
Weather and Climate Links
JETSTREAM – online school for weather provided by the NWS. Do 1-5 and section 8 for a good background for the AP test. I’ll check the validity of the other sections to see if they are worth doing.
Geologic timelines! From the University of California – Berkely. http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/ Take the tour through the exhibits! Really nice descriptions and other information and drawings, etc.
Geology of Missouri
Geology,com - an excellent all-encompassing website for anything geology related.
Paleomap link: Animations for paleontology. Great Stuff!