Learning & Resources

General Knowledge, Science

Some of the basics:

Deal with Hurricanes and Floods

Thanks to Mickey Taylor at floodsafety.info for these links:

Testing Methods, Equipment, Procedures

Surface Waters

Photo: educators teaching about stormwater pollution prevention

Regional Waters

Daily Digest of California Water News — Maven’s Notebook does a great job staying on top of the Golden State’s latest.


Comprehensive: the USGS Water Science School’s Groundwater

Identifying Microplastics

Tracking microplastic pollution to its sources will usually require identifying the particular plastics and, only then, its likely sources. One of only two public-access databases can be used with the assistance of tech instructions published in Nature.com publication Scientific Data:

“A Raman spectral reference library of potential anthropogenic and biological ocean polymer”