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EDUCATION RESOURCES CATALOG
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The Basics of Water Pollution in Pennsylvania BROCHURE
What makes for a healthy aquatic habitat and how water pollution can influence life within a habitat.  
Minimum grade level: MS-HS  

Canaries and Trout--What's the Connection? FACT SHEET
Fact sheet describes how trout are indicators of water and habitat quality. Includes how coalminers used to use canaries.  
Minimum grade level: ES  

Effects of Flood & Mud on Fish FACT SHEET
Fact sheet on the causes of erosion and sedimentation. Also described impacts of erosion and sedimentation on aquatic habitats.  
Minimum grade level: ES  

Stream Killers FACT SHEET
Fact sheet on abandoned mine drainage and its impact on streams.  
Minimum grade level: ES  
Acid Rain: A North American Challenge VHS/15 Minutes
Acid precipitation is destroying North America's natural and manmade environment. This video shows causes and what needs to be done to reduce acid rains effects on both sides of the border.  
Minimum grade level: MS-HS  

Acid Rain: Requiem or Recovery VHS/26 Minutes
An environmental awareness film showing the effects of acid rain and the need to implement action to minimize and eliminate its current and future damage to the environment.  
Minimum grade level: MS-HS  

People: A Solution to Waterway Pollution VHS/12 Minutes
Introduces waterway cleanup activities. Describes how to conduct a cleanup.  
Minimum grade level: HS  

Return From the Sea: The Restoration of American Shad to the Atlantic Coast VHS/28 Minutes
Overview of efforts to restore American Shad to Atlantic Coast.  
Minimum grade level: MS  

Surface Tension: Bubble-ology VHS/15 Minutes
Can anyone blow a soap bubble that's non-spherical? No way! Because of surface tension, soap film sticks together and always forms a sphere. Experiments with soap bubbles help kids learn more about what's holding them all together--surface tension.  
Minimum grade level: ES  
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