Groundwater Contamination

Matthew Babcock, Alex Mayer, Michigan Environmental Education Curriculum

This site by the Michigan Environmental Education Curriculum presents an interactive module that provides an introduction to groundwater quality issues. The information is presented as a series of slides with text, animations, quiz questions and interactive features. Topics include types of aquifers, groundwater movement, sources of contamination, the concentration and dispersion of contaminants, plumes and remediation.

Subject: Geoscience:Hydrology:Ground Water:Contaminant hydrology
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Animations/Video, Activities:Classroom Activity
Topics: Hydrosphere/Cryosphere:Groundwater:Contaminant hydrology
Theme: Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Water, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Hydrology/Hydrogeology