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Title: Surf Your Watershed

URL: http://cfpub.epa.gov/surf/locate/index.cfm

Abstract: Watersheds are those land areas that catch rain or snow and drain to specific marshes, streams, rivers, lakes, or to ground water. Choose from the options they provide to Locate Your Watershed. You can search by clicking on your state, use USGS's geographic names information system, or use your community's name to locate your watershed. Click on your state (Illinois) and it displays a map of the Illinois watershed. Click on your community (Champaign) and find a wealth of information to support educational pursuits. These include data from USGS, assessments of watershed health, envirofacts from the EPA databases and much more.

Source: US EPA

Date of Publication: March 2005

Resource Type: Classroom Materials - List - Web site

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