1 Water Part 1

Here’s a great video to explain what ground water is, how it gets there, and why it’s so important. Tomorrow we will talk about… READ MORE

2 Water Part 2

Yesterday we learned about groundwater and watersheds. Today we will talk about ways that watersheds get disturbed. Most people think… READ MORE

3 Water Part 3

Now that we know where our groundwater comes from and why it’s important let’s take a look at what happens when acidic water enters… READ MORE

36 eye-opening facts about water

1. The average human body is made of 50 to 65 percent water. 2. Newborn babies have even more, ringing in at 78 percent water. 3. A gallon of water weighs… READ MORE

Algae Blooms and Summer Booms

The kids are out of school and it’s time for that well-deserved vacation. Before you head out the door you might want to check for algae blooms… READ MORE

Earth’s water supply

Eutrophication

Eutrophication is when excessive nutrients build up in waterways such as rivers, lakes, and streams. This creates high amounts of nutrients for plants and algae. When algae blooms occur,… READ MORE

Fertilizers in Florida

Florida scientists are researching Florida’s water issues

Clay Henderson, Executive Director of the Stetson University Institute for Water and Environmental Resilience, discusses the water issues facing… READ MORE

Manatees and their babies

On March 21, 2017 a mother manatee was seen swimming the waters of Pinellas County, Florida. Manatee babies known as calves, will stay with… READ MORE