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
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