Education Programs - Education Links

Below please find some links to other websites that may be useful for conservation districts and educators:

Soil Education Resources on the Web

  • Soil Science Society of America - Educational Resources
  • Soil Biological Communities, Just for Kids - BLM's Wilber the soil wizard helps your students (ages 9 through 11) become soil experts.
  • "The Dirt on Soil" - A link to the Discovery Channel; includes sections on the layers of soil, things under your feet, and a journey underground (grades 5 through 8).
  • Dr. Dirt - hands-on, exploratory learning activities based on methods of scientific inquiry will encourage interest in science, soil, engineering, agriculture and natural resources.
  • Field Museum - Underground Adventure - site contains virtual movies of the exhibit "Underground Adventure" at The Field Museum, experiments for learning, and even a virtual terrarium.
  • S.K Worm - the official annelid (or worm) of NRCS answers questions about soil.

Organizations & Conservation Education Supplies

North Carolina Links

National Links

Federal Agencies

Miscellaneous

 

NCDA&CS Division of Soil & Water Conservation, Pat Harris, Director
Mailing Address: 1614 Mail Service Center, Raleigh NC 27699-1614
Physical Address: 512 North Salisbury Street, Raleigh North Carolina 27604
Phone: 919.733.2302; FAX: 919.715.3559