Rivers and Streams

  • PDF preview of the first page of Mussel Mania FACTivity.
    In this FACTivity, you will be the scientist and analyze real-time streamflow data from the three rivers that the scientists…

    FACTivity – Mussel Mania

  • PDF preview of Caribbean Cruise FACTivity.
    The question you will answer in this FACTivity is: What can you learn from data about gage height and streamflow…

    FACTivity – Caribbean Cruise

  • Carbon is naturally stored in the environment. In fact, carbon is in every living thing. Some habitats are better at…

    Logjams and Beaver Dams – Vol. 1 No. 18

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    Scientists know little about the movement of litter and dead wood from forests to rivers in mountainous temperate ecosystems. Studying…

    Logjams and Beaver Dams: How Different Landforms Affect the Amount of Carbon in an Ecosystem

  • Natural Inquirer Readers for students in grades K-2 focus on a scientist and their research. In this Reader, students meet…

    Meet Dr. Flitcroft – Vol. 1 No. 7

  • Natural Inquirer Readers for students in grades K-2 focus on a scientist and their research. In this Reader, students meet…

    Meet Dr. Flitcroft – Spanish

  • PDF preview of the activity from Meet Dr. Flitcroft
    Examine the map of streams and rivers where young salmon live. Count the streams and rivers and find which ones…

    Try This! – Meet Dr. Flitcroft! (Spanish)

  • Pdf preview of the Meet Dr. Flitcroft article in spanish
    Natural Inquirer Readers for students in grades K-2 focus on a scientist and their research. In this Reader, students meet…

    Meet Dr. Flitcroft! – Spanish

  • PDF preview of the Try This! activity from Meet Dr. Flitcroft featuring a map of stream habitats
    Examine the map of streams and rivers where young salmon live. Count the streams and rivers and find which ones…

    Try This! – Meet Dr. Flitcroft!

  • PDF preview of Meet Dr. Flitcroft featuring Dr. Flitcroft standing in front of a body of water wearing waders
    Natural Inquirer Readers for students in grades K-2 focus on a scientist and their research. In this Reader, students meet…

    Meet Dr. Flitcroft!