Now that you’ve got the basics of groundwater down, its time to learn about the water cycle – the constant move of water in the environment. Water is always on the move. From the time the earth was formed, it has been endlessly circulating through the hydrologic cycle. Groundwater is an important part of this continuous […]
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In the first lesson of The Groundwater Foundation’s new (free) online resources for parents and teachers, the basic fundamentals of Groundwater are explored. This lesson contains an animated intro video “What is groundwater?” as well as plenty background information to read from the Groundwater Foundation website. Along with the coloring sheets and word searches that […]
Due to the COVID-19 issue, the Indy Tox Drop program has been suspended until at least May 1st. In addition, large item pickup (including freon-containing items) has also been suspended until May 1st. Some automotive parts stores are still operating and may accept small quantities of waste oils and antifreeze – please call your local store to […]
Are you an educator or parent looking for ways to engage kids while school is closed? The Groundwater Foundation has free online resources available to anyone – from educators planning lessons to parents who are suddenly homeschooling. The Foundation has launched a Learn at Home landing page with lessons and educational content for parents working with kids […]
Due to restrictions imposed by state government, the Earth Day Indiana Festival was required to cancel or postpone the traditional April event, and this year, the 30th Anniversary Celebration. The festival was been moved to Saturday, July 18. The festival remains at Historic Military Park at White River State Park. See more details at http://www.earthdayindiana.org/
Did you know? Satellite data can be used to view the condition of aquifers.