Teachers

Teachers, enhance your hydrology lesson plans with relevant, local environmental information! Contact your local government to find out if it offers classroom presentations on water-related topics.

Additional Resources

Project WET is an interdisciplinary K-12 water education program

It’s Our Water is a curriculum on North Carolina’s water resources for high school earth science and environmental science courses

The NC Office of Environmental Education has lesson plans on watersheds, river basins, water pollution, and more

NC Department of Natural Resources will do presentations on many environmental topics, including how to reduce water pollution from yards

Find more stormwater resources at the NC Department of Natural Resources stormwater home

The Environmental Resource Program of UNC-Chapel Hill offers some trainings for teachers on environmental subjects

Order a free EPA stormwater video (appropriate for 8th grade and up)

Background information from the EPA on stormwater and water quality

The Atlanta Regional Clean Water Campaign has activities you can download for free

GLOBE is a well-organized, hands-on, primary and secondary school-based education and science program