Calendar of Events

  • Monday, 11/13/00
    Theme: Management Monday
    Quote: “It is the policy of the state that the citizens of Florida shall be assured of the availability of safe drinking water.” Section 403.851 Florida Statutes
    Activity: What Water Management District is this city in?
    Key Words: (e) conservation, (i) preservation, (s) restoration

  • Tuesday, 11/14/00
    Theme: Traveling Tuesday
    Quote: “When the well runs dry, we know the worth of water.” Ben Franklin
    Activity: Hydrologic Cycle
    Key Words: (e) evaporation, (i) hydrology, (s) evapotranspiration

  • Wednesday, 11/15/00
    Theme: GIS Wednesday
    Quote: “This land is your land, this land is your land. This land was made for you and me.” Woody Guthrie
    Activity: ESRI activities at http://www.esri.com/gis
    Key Words: (e) Geographic Information System, (i) Global Positioning System, (s) satellite

  • Thursday, 11/16/00
    Theme: Thirsty Thursday
    Quote: “When we see land as a community to which we belong, we may begin to use it with love and respect.” Aldo Leopold
    Activity: Rain Water Problem
    Key Words: (e) drinkable, (i) potable, (s) desalinization

  • Friday, 11/17/00
    Theme: Fact-filled Friday
    Quote: “If there is magic on Earth it is contained in water. Only water possesses the power to dissolve a mountain, the artistry to paint the sky, and the strength to support the great whale.” Loren Eisely
    Activity: Water Word Search
    Key Words: (e) xeriscape, (i) ecotourism, (s) cartography


    (e) = elementary (i) = intermediate (s) = secondary

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