ENVIRONMENT

Dodoland. This is a kids online e-zine on the environment that includes a page of wishes for the earth written by children.
http://www.dodoland.com

FEMA for Kids. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) helps people who have been in a disaster. They also teach people what to do during a disaster and what to do before a disaster happens.
http://www.fema.gov/kids/

Kids F.A.C.E. Kids For A Clean Environment (Kids F.A.C.E.®) is an international children’s environmental organization started in 1989 by a nine-year-old child. The club, with a current membership of 300,000 worldwide, was established to help children who want to learn more about the world in which they live, provide a way for children to be involved in the protection of nature, and connect children with other children who share their concerns about global environmental issues.
http://www.kidsface.org/

MBGnet-Kids Page. The Missouri Botanical Gardens site allows kids to explore different biomes as well as freshwater and marine ecosystems.
http://mbgnet.mobot.org/index2.htm

Myst@Rain Forests. Help see the balance in nature. Educate yourself about plants and animals of the rainforests in the RainForest Garden.
http://www.geocities.com/RainForest/Vines/1009/

El Niño Theme Page. Basic information on the nature of El Niño, including its benefits.
http://www.pmel.noaa.gov/toga-tao/el-nino/home.html

POPClock Projection. A daily update of the U.S. population by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more information go to the U.S. Census Home Page at
http://www.census.gov/.
http://www.census.gov/main/www/popclock.html

Rain Forest Web Community. This Web site provides information about the rain forest’s community, its leaders, and the many special residents who live there.
http://www.geocities.com/RainForest/9900/

A Science Fair Project Resource Guide. An excellent resource from Internet Public Library that links kids to all sorts of exceptional resources for their projects.
http://www.ipl.org/youth/projectguide/

Sierra Club. This site offers a number of pages on forests, trees, and the air. The Sierra Club is a nonprofit, member-supported, public-interest organization that promotes conservation of the natural environment by influencing public policy decisions—legislative, administrative, legal, and electoral.
http://www.sierraclub.org/

The Skinny on . . . the Color of Snow. One of many explanations of scientific questions written by Hannah Holmes for Discovery Channel.
http://www.discovery.com/area/skinnyon/skinnyon971003/skinnyon.html

Tsunami. Everything you want to know about tsunamis (tidal waves).
http://www.geophys.washington.edu/tsunami/intro.html

USA Today Weather. Weather by USA Today news.
http://www.usatoday.com/weather/wfront.htm

The Weather Dude. A weather page especially for kids, parents, and teachers from KSTW-TV weather forecaster Nick Walker. Includes musical meteorology.
http://www.wxdude.com