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Middle Schools

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The Section here offers many materials and publications for middle school students. Here is a link to what we provide:

http://www.swfwmd.state.fl.us/publications/search.php?subject=education&grade=middle

Most middle school teachers are interested in the following:

  • Solving Florida's Water Puzzle (focuses on water conservation, our current water supply and alternative sources)
  • Habitats (importance of protecting land resources and animals/plants)
  • Exploring Our Wonderful Wetlands
  • A Drop in Time (explores the connection between Florida's history and water resources)
  • WaterWeb Extreme Weather and Mapping (information on hurricanes, tornadoes, droughts and floods)
  • Watershed Excursion
  • Water Smart Citizens (explains how and why water resources are managed in southwest Florida)
  • WaterWeb Watersheds
  • WaterWeb Water-Conserving Gardens
  • WaterWeb Conservation and Water Supply
  • WaterWeb Florida's Wetlands

As far as mini-grant projects go, most middle school teachers are focusing on the following topics:

  • water conservation
  • Florida-friendly gardens
  • water quality testing
  • drought issues
  • karst terrain (sinkholes, springs, etc.)
  • wetlands
  • the hydrologic cycle
  • the concept of watersheds

News and Views
News Items

November 30, 2013
On environment, shortsightedness costs Florida big.
Scott Maxwell, Taking Names.
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October 9, 2013
Fuel Cell Today analysis.
The Fuel Cell Industry Review 2013.
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September 25, 2013
Fuel Cell Today analysis.
The Potential for Fuel Cell Prime Power in Japan.
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August 1, 2013
Duke Energy to cancel proposed Levy County nuclear plant.
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May 22, 2013
Fuel Cell Today analysis.
Electrolysers for Renewable Energy Efficiency.
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March 13, 2013
Beyond Electricity: Using Renewables Effectively.
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September 24, 2012
Sewer Systems Legal Filing.
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February 1, 2012
Fuel Cell Today update.
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January 13, 2012
Sewer Agenda.
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December 23, 2011
Scientist: Water account overdrawn.
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Novemver 14, 2011
Submission to the Citrus County Commissioner, 14 November, 2011.
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