Karst Education Trunk

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Learning Kit
Poster
Video
Field Trip/Tour
Abstract: 

The trunk includes materials for hands on activities, fossils, sedimentary rock samples, a 3-D karst model, geologic atlas maps for SE MN counties (with classroom activity sheets), Karst Operator’s Manual, karst slide show, videos, books, posters, fact sheets and other information about karst and water quality, caves, wells, etc., as well as locations in SE MN where karst features can be seen. Activities are geared toward middle school students, but can be used for younger or older audiences.

To get a trunk, contact:
Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center (507)467-2437

Dodge County Environmental Services (507) 635-6273

Fillmore County SWCD (507)765-3878, ext. 3

Goodhue County SWCD (612) 923-5285

Houston County – Root River SWCD (507) 724-5261

Mower County – Hormel Nature Center (507)437-7519

Olmsted County – Environmental Services (507) 285-8339

Rice County – River Bend Nature Center (507)332-7151

Wabasha County – Environmental Health (651) 565-3068

Winona County – Winona SWCD (507) 523-2173

SE MN Water Resources Board (507) 457-5223

Author: 
Southeast Minnesota Water Resources Board and the Science Museum of Minnesota
Topic Areas: 
Geology
Water
Pollution Prevention
Pollution
Target Audience: 
Grades Pre K-6
Grades 7-9
Citizen and Youth Groups
Religious Groups
Geographic Location: 
Southeast
Metro
All Minnesota
Enhancements / Connections: 

Karst Education Exhibit at Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center 507-467-2437

Fee: 
No
Library loan: 
Yes
Quantity: 
9
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
No
Material format or language other than English: 
N/A
Contact(s) or order information.: 

SE MN Water Resources Board 507-457-5223. See Abstract