Environmental Resources

Agriculture in the Classroom
Lessons and web resources highlighting plants and animals.

Birdsleauth and ebird
Engaging, hands-on activities, and authentic sicentific research opportunities.

Chemistry Demonstrations
James Madison University's Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry ChemDemo website provides demonstrations to get students interested in science and to visualize chemical concepts.

Conservation Education Strategy Tool Kit
This kit contains resources developed by the assocation of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (AFWA) to support conservation educators who offer fish and wildlife based programs..

Environmental Educator Contacts
Contact info for free local presenters.

Forestry Suppliers
This quarterly online magazine for high school educators aims to move students beyond the book and into the field. A corresponding Facebook page enables teachers to share comments on each issue and connect with fellow educators.

Green Education Foundation
Hundreds of rated lesson plans for every grade level. Earth's resources, sustainability, alternative energies, conservation, human impact, pollution, and more.

James River Park System
On the James River Park System website, the Science in the Park provides science-focused educational materials about the geology, habitats, and flora & fauna of the James River Park System in Richmond, VA.

Local Water Quality Investigations
A site for entering and viewing all water quality test sites in Montgomery County.

Project Learning Tree Resources
Lessons and web resources highlighting natural resources.

Teachers Try Science
Teachers TryScience features hands-on lessons focused on environmental science for grades 5-12. Each lesson is integrated with effective strategies, practical how-to's and other helpful supports.

Virginia Wildlife Magazine
The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries and the Library of Virginia are pleased to make available 62 years of Virginia Wildlife magazines online from January 1959 through December 2012.