Teaching Kids about Water Conservation & the Water Cycle

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Activities & books about that teach our children about water conservation and the water cycle!

March 22nd is World Water Day.

It’s a day for all of us to remember that water is an important resource in our life and clean water is a limited resource for many around the world.

Everyone can make a difference in preserving this natural resource, even the youngest among us!

In fact, our kids … [more…]

Figuring out the water cycle… still

photo: trees in a forest, evapotranspiration, transpiration, evaporation in the water cycle

By emitting moisture, trees play a crucial role in water cycles and global rainfall. Brunei Ministry of Primary Resources and Tourism

We could re-wet dry landscapes with the right theory. Could the ‘biotic pump’ be it?

There are a few different levels of understanding about the water cycle. There are the diagrams hung in elementary schools, showing water evaporating up from the ocean into clouds, then falling back down to … [more…]