Our Environment

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Book 1 - Land

Book 2 - Water and Air

Book 3 - Waste and Energy

Book 1 - Land

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Page 9 - http://www.mapsofworld.com/world-continent-map.htm

Page 11 - www.australianexplorer.com/karijini_national_park.htm

Page 22 - http://allshookup.org/swsz/history.htm

Page 23 - library.thinkquest.org/C003603/

Page 39 - www.nationalgeographic.com/earthpulse/

Useful Internet Resources - Page 43

Australia’s EnviroNet: www.environet.ea.gov.au

United Nations Environment Programme: www.unep.org

World Environment Day: www.unep.org/wed/2005/english/index-flash.asp

EnviroLink: www.envirolink.org

Environmental Education: www.ea.gov.au/education

Land and Water Australia: www.lwa.gov.au

CSIRO Land and Water: www.clw.csiro.au/education

CALM - for Schools: www.calm.wa.gov.au/schools

Greening Australia: www.greeningaustralia.org.au/GA/NAT/

Lore of the Land: www.loreoftheland.com.au

National Parks and Botanic Gardens: www.ea.gov.au/parks/commonwealth/index.html

Salinity - The Silent Flood: www.abc.net.au/learn/silentflood

Australian Alps - Education Kit: http://www.australianalps.deh.gov.au/index.html

Geography 4 Kids: www.geography4kids.com

Minerals Education: www.minerals.org.au/education_program

Amazon Interactive: www.eduweb.com/amazon.html


Book 2 - Water and Air

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Page 13 - www.waterwatch.org.au

Page 16 - http://www.davidreilly.com/australian_explorers/- please note: this site has changed however there should still be enough information to complete the activity

Page 18 - www.gbrmpa.gov.au

Page 20 - www.calm.wa.gov.au, www.ea.gov.au/parks/

Page 30 - library.trinity.wa.edu.au/subjects/sose/geography/ecosystem/bhopal.htm and www.chernobyl.co.uk

Page 39 - http://www.waytoschoolkit.infoxchange.net.au/

Page 42 - www.bom.gov.au

Useful Internet Resources - Page 51

Land and Water Australia: www.lwa.gov.au

Water Awareness: www.nrm.qld.gov.au/resourcenet/water

WaterCare: www.watercare.sa.gov.au

Water Watch Victoria: www.vic.waterwatch.org.au

International Year of Freshwater: www.wateryear2003.org

Environment Australia - Inland Waters: www.ea.gov.au/water/

Renewable Groundwater - ABC LAB: www.abc.net.au/science/slab/groundwater

Yarra Valley Water: www.yvw.com.au/waterschool/juniors.html

Airwatch Australia: www.airwatch.gov.au/default.pasp

The Aerosol Advantage: www.aerosol.com.au/html/default.cfm

Air and Radiation: www.epa.gov/oar

Environmental Protection Agency: www.environment.sa.gov.au/epa

The Ozone Hole Tour: www.atm.ch.cam.ac.uk/tour/

Planet Pals - Earth Day: www.planetpals.com/earthday.html

Global Classrooms - Air and Water Projects: courseweb.tac.unt.edu/rhondac/global/global.htm

Smogbusters: www.smogbusters.infoxchange.net.au

Book 3 - Energy and Waste

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Page 14 - www.epa.gov/kids/garbage.htm  

Page 15 - www.wastenet.net.au/information

Page 26 - www.planetark.org - Planet Ark

www.cleanup.com.au - Clean Up Australia

www.keepaustraliabeautiful.org.au - Keep Australia Beautiful Council

www.cansmart.org - Steel Can Recycling

Page 31 - www.minerals.org.au, www.appea.com.au, www.gas.asn.au

Page 33 - www.energyrating.gov.au

Page 35 - www.modelsolarcar.org

Page 38 - www.snowyhydro.com.au/education

Page 39 - www.snowyhydro.com.au/education

Useful Internet Resources - Page 48

The Rotten Truth About Garbage: www.astc.org/exhibitions/rotten/rthome.htm

Recycling Near You: www.recyclingnearyou.com.au

Waste and Recycling: www.ea.gov.au/industry/waste/index.html

Environmental Explorer’s Club: www.epa.gov/kids/garbage.htm

Wipe Out Waste: www.envirocom.com.au/gcwaste

Clean Up Australia: www.cleanup.com.au

Energy Web Quest: www.geocities.com/brookwebquest1/

Energy Kid's Page: www.eia.doe.gov/kids/

Global Recycling Network: www.grn.com/grn

Australian Steel Can Recycling: www.cansmart.org

The Aerosol Advantage: www.aerosol.com.au/html/default.cfm

Ollies’ World of Recycling: www.ollierecycles.com.au/

Renewable Energy: www.science.org.au/nova/046/046key.htm

Energy Quest: www.energyquest.ca.gov/index.html

Planet Pals - Earth Day: www.planetpals.com/earthday.html

Roscoe’s Recycle Room: www.recycleroom.org/

We Have the Power: www.internal.schools.net.au/edu/atom/awardone/

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