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  • Today, Smokey continues to teach people of all ages about the importance of preventing wildfires. Just how effective is Smokey’s…

    A Burning Question: Is An Ounce of Prevention Worth a Pound of Cure?

  • After reading “Pack to Back,” test your knowledge with a word search.

    Crossword – Pack to Back

  • In this FACTivity, you will create an illustration model of your schoolyard’s ecosystem. The question you will answer in this…

    FACTivity – At Your Service

  • In this FACTivity, you will predict and observe how diseases spread in populations. Over one class period, you will simulate…

    FACTivity – Cave Conundrum

  • In this article, students will learn about how different planting elevations can affect Jeffrey and ponderosa pines’ survival, growth, and…

    Grow Where You’re Planted – Testing How New Planting Elevations Affect Jeffrey and Ponderosa Pines

  • Try this vocabulary word challenge. Fill out the provided graphic organizer answering questions about a glossary term.

    My Word! Challenge – Where There’s Smoke, There’s Fire

  • Wildland fires occur both purposefully and by accident. Purposeful fires include fires set by individuals to remove fallen leaves or…

    On Top of Old Smokey: Computer Wind Model for Predicting Smoke Movement

  • Wildland fires occur both purposefully and by accident. Purposeful fires include fires set by individuals to remove fallen leaves or…

    On Top of Old Smokey: Computer Wind Model for Predicting Smoke Movement (Spanish)

  • In this study, scientists wanted to examine how the harvest of horseshoe crabs in Delaware Bay affects the red knot.…

    Tying the Knot: How Do Horseshoe Crab and Red Knot Populations Affect Each Other?

  • This article looks at how long-term weather patterns affect Carolina Bay Wetlands.

    What Goes Around Comes Around: How Long-Term Weather Patterns Affect Plants in Carolina Bay Wetlands

  • In this article, scientists explore if and how climate and weather are connected to very large wildland fires to help…

    Where There’s Smoke, There’s Fire: Is Climate Connected to Very Large Wildland Fires?

  • Test your knowledge on invasive species, invertebrates, and freshwater.

    Word Search – Ecosystem Services