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Title: Introduction to Watershed Ecology
Url: http://cfpub.epa.gov/watertrain/
Creator: Elliott, Scott Robert, 1972-
Naiman, Robert J.
Norton, Douglas
O'Keefe, Thomas C.
Publisher: United States. Environmental Protection Agency. Office of Wetlands, Oceans, and Watersheds.
Description: Another informative Web site from the Environmental Protection Agency is the Online Training in Watershed Management page. Here, citizens have access to a wealth of information and tools to help them understand and protect their water resources. This module introduces watershed ecology by discussing five topics: "Physical Template," "Biological Setting," "Natural Systems Concept," "Watershed Structure," and "Watershed Function." Images and definitions are embedded throughout the module, and a self-test is presented at the end.
LC Classification: Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Physical geography -- Geomorphology. Landforms. Terrain -- Other natural landforms -- Floodplains, river channels, valleys, watersheds
Geography. Anthropology. Recreation -- Physical geography -- Hydrology. Water -- Ground and surface waters -- Watersheds. Runoff. Drainage -- By region or country -- United States
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Biology (General) -- Ecology -- By type of environment, A-Z -- Water. Aquatic ecology
Science -- Natural history. Biology -- Natural history (General) -- Nature conservation. Landscape protection. Biological diversity conservation. Endangered species and ecosystems (General). Habitat conservation. Ecosystem management. Conservation biology -- By region or country -- United States
GEM Subject: Science
Science -- Biology
Science -- Oceanography
Science -- Ecology
Science -- Instructional issues
Key Concept: Ecology
Geology -- Hydrologic cycle
Geography -- Natural resources
Geography -- Resource management
Resource Type: Charts and Diagrams
Instructional Materials
Orientation Materials
Reading Materials
Science Materials
StillImage (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Text (DCMI Type Vocabulary)
Format: html
Audience: College/University Instructors
General Public
Higher Education
Secondary Education
Technical School First Cycle
Technical School Second Cycle
University First Cycle
University Second Cycle
Vocational Training
Language: English
Access Rights: Free access
Date Of Record Release: 2007-08-15 03:00:02 (W3C-DTF)
Date Last Modified: 2013-05-03 13:13:24 (W3C-DTF)
Source: Scout Archives
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Resource URL Clicks: 15
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