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Showing Grade 9, Unit 5, Physical Geography: Natural Resources
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Energy Quest

http://www.energy.ca.gov/index.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: The California Energy Commission's Web Site contributes to understanding energy and its importance in our world through a visually rich interative website with games, text and FAQs. Standard 2.4.3

Comments: The Web Site entertains many levels of understanding for multiple ages of student.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1095

Food Chains and Webs

http://www.vtaide.com/png/foodchains.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: A food chain shows how each living thing gets its food. Some animals eat plants and some animals eat other animals. Learn how a food chain always starts with plant life and ends with an animal.

Comments: National Geography Standards: Students use technology to locate, evaluate, and collect information from a variety of sources.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1269

GENI: Global Energy Network International

http://www.geni.org/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This site discusses: "The Global Energy Grid:" What Will It Do For Humankind? Question to be answered: Will linking the renewable energy resources around the world reduce global pollution, population growth, world hunger and increase living standards, international trade, cooperation and world peace? Economics 12.2.1, 12.2.2

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1339

Natural Resources and Energy

http://members.aol.com/bowermanb/resources.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This list of websites on Natural Resouces was developed by a geography teacher in Lakeland Pennsylvania.

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2285

Alaksa Department of Natural Resources

http://www.dnr.state.ak.us/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: The Alaska Department of Natural Resources manages Alaska's land, water and surface and subsurface resources for both development and conservation.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Resource ID: 131

Environment and Natural Resources Division, U.S. Department of Justice

http://www.usdoj.gov/enrd/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site includes litigation concerning the protection, use and development of the nation's natural resources and public lands, wildlife protection, Indian rights and claims, cleanup of the nation's hazardous waste sites, the acquisition of private property. Standard 11.11.5

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1104

Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources

http://www.hawaii.gov/dlnr/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: As America's only island state, we are blessed with a magnificent natural environment -- clear ocean waters, sandy beaches, unique plants and animal life, and majestic mountains that rise abruptly from the sea.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1497

Missouri Department of Natural Resources

http://www.dnr.mo.gov/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: The mission of this site is to preserve and protect the state's natural, cultural and energy resources and inspire their enjoyment and responsible use for present and future generations.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2183

Natural Resources Conservation Service

http://www.ca.nrcs.usda.gov/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Using scientific and technical expertise, and in partnerships with soil and water conservation districts and others, this site helps people conserve all natural resources on private lands.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 2286

Vermont Agency of Natural Resources

http://www.anr.state.vt.us/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site covers a broad range of activities, from enforcing Vermont's hunting laws, managing state parks, educating businesses on how they can switch to non-toxic materials in their manufacturing processes, to regulating for environmental protection.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3338

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