Educational Resources

Rockland County Environmental Resources:

Rockland County Streams Map: Official County Regulated Streams

Stream Biomonitoring Water Quality Project

Volunteer Stream Monitoring Program

Introduction to Water Wise Landscaping Course 

Rockland County Task Force on Water Resources Management

Rockland County Solid Waste Management Authority

WaterSense: from the EPA

Environmental Calculators
Want to calculate your carbon footprint? Need to find some tips on how to make some simple changes in your life in order to reduce, reuse, recycle. Click here for more information

Asian Tiger Mosquito
Information on the Asian Tiger Mosquito, how it breeds, diseases it carries and how you can help control the population

Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies Resources:

Field Investigations – Using Outdoor Environments to Foster Student Learning of Scientific Processes  Authors: Amy E Ryken, Patricia Otto, Kayleen Pritchard, Katie Owens (December 2007)

Schoolyard Biodiversity Investigation Educator Guide written by Erica Baker, Paciific Education Institute 2011

Department of Environmental Conservation Resources

Volunteer Opportunities in the Hudson River Estuary The Hudson River Estuary Program protects and improves the natural and scenic Hudson River watershed for all its residents. You can help! Download DEC Citizen Stewardship Volunteer Opportunities handout

Citizen Science: Wildlife Observation Data Collection Help collect valuable information for the Bureau of Wildlife while out bird-watching, hiking or scouting. – Environmental Education Catalog

Helpful overview and resource guide for protecting the environment