All Along A River
- Engage on a trail along a river and find out more about the physical
processes of rivers and also rivers of the world. A one-stop resource
center for rivers.
All Things Antarctic!-
The online resource for news, weather, history, wildlife and other information
related to Antarctica. Shop the educational store which carries books,
videos and maps as well as gifts, clothing and photographs.
Athropolis- When three children
land upon an iceberg - they meet the Throps and the Squallhoots. Story,
songs, games, and learn about the Arctic.
BBC Nature Online - Useful
information about the planet we live in including wild animals and human
evolution. Curious facts and news. Younger kids can use some extra guidance.
Children of the Earth United-
A non-profit organization which helps young people learn about animals,
plants, ecology, and nature centers. Site also provides a forum for people
to share their creative ideas and knowledge of the environment.
Discovery Kids - From The
Discovery Channel, 60 different cyber-adventures to try, penpals, and
Explores the enormous variety of life on the Earth.
Environmental Literacy Council
- Looks at a variety of issues related to the environment, including topics
such as air, food, energy, water, population, and waste.
Explorers Club- U.S. Environmental
Protection Agency's site for kids. Lots of fun and interesting things
to read and do to learn about the environment.
GF Awesome - Maurice the Mountain
Goat and Lisa the Lynx introduce kids to the fascinating world of trees.
Visitors can explore tree biology and conservation, as well as track the
impact of trees on weather.
Kidlink - Global networking for
youth through the age of 15. This amazing site has brought together 110,000
kids from around the world to discuss problems affecting their countries
and to work together to solve them.
Kids for Saving Earth
- Preschoolers through teenagers will find great ways they can help take
care of the earth.
Natural Resources Kids'
Page- For kids interested in the environment, and in having fun. Includes
games and features about salmon and wildlife, hazardous substances, recycling,
and choosing recycled products.
NIEHS Kids Pages-
Features environmental games, science, puzzles, and research information.
Oceanography For Students-
An educational resource from the Office of Naval Research. "More than
70 percent of the planet is covered by water..." and this site is all
Project Inviroment: Kids
in Action- Descriptions of environmental problems in the Enviro-Info
section. The Kidstuff area has a junk pile you can pick through to learn
how materials are recycled, tips on how you can help the environment,
a word find, and experiments and activities to do at home.
The Sturgeon General-
The ecology of the Fraser River. Created by the Ministry of Environment
for kids aged 8-12.
of Biomes- A biome is a distinct ecological community of plants and
animals living together in a particular climate. Learn about tropical
rain forests, tropical savannahs, deciduous forests, deserts, subarctic
taigas, and polar tundras.
A literature based unit about the ocean. Includes based lesson plans,
interactive games, puzzles and quizzes, print activities, and experiments.
Read or dive for a treasure hunt.
Water Pollution!- Four Hong Kong kids in a school called HKIS tell
about the problem of water pollution in Hong Kong and worldwide. Includes
Water Science for Schools-
Information on many aspects of water, along with pictures, data, maps,
and an interactive center where you can give opinions and test your water