The Watershed Game
http://games.bellmuseum.umn.edu/watershed/watershed2.html


This web site provides an introduction to the issues surrounding the use of water. It offers an interactive question and answer format that allows users to see the direct result of their decision with respect to the use of the watershed in four main subject areas. The areas of concern are: national parks, agriculture, neighborhoods, and cities.

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Subject: Geoscience:Hydrology:Surface Water:Water Management and Policy, Geoscience:Hydrology, Biology, Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity
Resource Type: Activities:Classroom Activity
Grade Level: High School (9-12), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Earth System Topics: Hydrology
Topics: Human Dimensions/Resources, Hydrosphere/Cryosphere:Surface Water:Water Management and Policy, Hydrosphere/Cryosphere, Biosphere:Ecology
Theme: Teach the Earth:Teaching Environments:Intro Geoscience, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Environmental Science, Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Water, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Hydrology/Hydrogeology