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  • PDF preview of A Green Bill of Health article.
    The scientists who worked on this study wanted to focus on the effect of people’s environments on their mental health.…

    A Green Bill of Health – Can Vacant Lot Treatments Impact Mental Health?

  • Cover for the Green Bill of Health monograph. the background image is of a heavily populated city neighborhood, and the front image is a circular photo of a blooming tree in a lot.
    This is the first monograph in Natural Inquirer‘s Nature Health Benefits series. In “A Green Bill of Health,” students will…

    A Green Bill of Health – Vol. 1 No. 26

  • Cover of the Animals and Ecosystems of the Southwestern United States Investi-gator journal cover. The background photo is a desert landscape. There are three circular photos showcasing a different animal, a frog, a bird and a mammal.
    Investi-gator is a sister publication to Natural Inquirer, serving students in grades 4 or higher. In this Investi-gator edition, you…

    Animals and Ecosystems of the Southwestern United States Investi-gator (Rocky Mountain Research Station) – Vol. 3 No. 1

  • The National Inquirer cover for the Bioenergy issue.
    What is bioenergy? “Bio-” is related to living or once living things. Bioenergy is a source of energy that uses…

    Bioenergy – Vol. 9 No. 1

  • Front cover of Cream of the Crop, featuring a background image of rows of crops and an inset image of a yellow flower.
    The research in this monograph looks at the use of prairie strips, which are strips of native prairie plants that…

    Cream of the Crop: Assessing the Environmental Benefits of Prairie Strips

  • PDF preview of the eyeChallenge for Cream of the Crop
    After reading “Cream of the Crop,” test your knowledge with an eyeChallenge. Each of the following images represents something from…

    eyeChallenge – Cream of the Crop

  • PDF preview of 'On the Fence' eyeChallenge.
    Try this eyeChallenge when you finish reading “On the Fence.” Each of the following images represents something from the article.…

    eyeChallenge – On the Fence

  • PDF Preview of the eyeChallenge for To Harvest or Not to Harvest
    After reading “To Harvest or Not to Harvest,” see how much you learned with this eyeChallenge. Each of the following…

    eyeChallenge – To Harvest or Not to Harvest

  • PDF preview of the 'Cedar Waxing or Waning' FACTivity.
    In this FACTivity, you will consider the recommendation made by the scientists in this study. You will also discuss the…

    FACTivity – Cedar Waxing or Waning

  • PDF preview of 'On the Fence' FACTivity.
    In this FACTivity, you will become a land manager for a national forest. You will need to decide on the…

    FACTivity – On the Fence

  • PDF preview of Always Change FACTivity.
    In this FACTivity, you will answer the question: Should an area of land outside of the Guanica Forest boundary be…

    FACTivity – Some Things Will Always Change

  • PDF preview of the FACTivity from Some Things Will Always Change article Spanish version
    In this FACTivity, you will answer the question: Should an area of land outside of the Guanica Forest boundary be…

    FACTivity – Some Things Will Always Change (Spanish)