Calendar of Events

  • Monday, 11/12/01:
    Theme: Startup Monday
    Quote: "America is a great story and there is a river on every page of it." Charles Kuralt
    Activity: Field Studies Equipment
    Key Words: source, tributaries, riparian

  • Tuesday, 11/13/01:
    Theme: Traveling Tuesday
    Quote: "A river seems a magic thing. A magic, moving, living part of the very earth itself." Laura Gilpin
    Activity: The Higher It Is, The Harder It Falls and Shake It, Don't Break It
    Key Words: meandering, braided rivers, oxbow lakes

  • Wednesday, 11/14/01:
    Theme: GIS Wednesday
    Quote: "Small brooks make big rivers." French Proverb
    Activity: ESRI activities for GIS Day. Go to for links.
    Key Words: geographic information system (GIS), global positioning system (GPS), satellite

  • Thursday, 11/15/01:
    Theme: Sourceful Thursday
    Quote: "Adopt the pace of nature: her secret is patience." Ralph Waldo
    Activity: What a Difference Filtering Makes
    Key Words: river mouth, delta, estuaries

  • Friday, 11/16/01:
    Theme: Wrap It Up Friday
    Quote: "Consume less. Share more. Enjoy life." Penny Kemp & Derek Wall
    Activity: Rivers Word Search
    Key Words: gradient, velocity, confluence

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