PA Water Resources Education Network. Groundwater A Primer for
Pennsylvanians. Pamphlet. 12 p. [WBI-88].
The purpose of the pamphlet is to educate those interested in understanding groundwater. Explanations of the Hydrologic Cycle start the article followed by an explanation of what groundwater and aquifers are. Groundwater movement and recharging is covered. The effects of various human activities on groundwater such as agriculture are detailed. Explanations of contamination detection and cleanup are mentioned briefly with prevention from contamination being highlighted. A list of various laws both state and federal concerning groundwater is included. The pamphlet has many graphics that complement the explanations contained in the individual sections.
Water Resources Education Network. 2001. 21 p. [WBI-89].
Contains information concerning available grants from WREN. Lists of grants awarded from 1999-2001 are included. Copies of the web pages listing awards, grants and scholarships. A list of available videos that may be borrowed from WREN is included. Also, a list of do's and don'ts for working with elected officials is included.
The Council of State Governments. Getting in Step. A guide to effective
outreach in your watershed. Published guide. 68 p. [WBI-90].
This document provides step-by-step guidance for developing a watershed outreach plan. The guide is broken into three sections with Part I providing information on development and implementation of your outreach plan. Part II provides information on enhancing the materials developed in Part I. Part III provides information concerning the news media and how to present your project. The appendices contain plan development worksheets and graphics as well as a list of additional resources.