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The future of water in Australia

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Jeremy Fernandez looks at how we extract, move, store and use water in Australia.

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Geography Teachers' Association of Victoria Inc. (GTAV)'s curator insight, September 4, 2013 11:39 PM

CD - The quantity and variability of Australia’s water resources compared with those in other continents.

Dan Kelly's curator insight, April 13, 2014 10:30 PM

how we extract, move, store and use water in Australia.

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Managing groundwater for tomorrow

Managing groundwater for tomorrow | Water in the World | Scoop.it
Seventy percent of Perth's water comes from underground. Imagine what would happen if that source of water dried up. It...

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Geography Teachers' Association of Victoria Inc. (GTAV)'s curator insight, September 16, 2013 10:27 PM

CD - The classification of environmental resources and the forms that water takes as a resource.

 

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Perths GroundWater Supply

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Introduction to Water

This dramatic video choreographed to powerful music introduces the viewer/student to the wonder and miracle of water. 


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Geography Teachers' Association of Victoria Inc. (GTAV)'s curator insight, October 10, 2013 4:25 AM

A great introduction to water.

Lilydale High School's curator insight, September 30, 1:48 AM
Good hook for Yr 7 students starting Water Unit.
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Water Resources - Online Textbook

Water Resources - Online Textbook | Water in the World | Scoop.it

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Geography Teachers' Association of Victoria Inc. (GTAV)'s curator insight, October 10, 2013 6:05 PM

A fabulous online resource. Content covers many of the CDs.

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1.2 Australia's water resources and use | 1 Introduction | 4 Inland water | State of the Environment 2011 (SoE 2011)

1.2 Australia's water resources and use | 1 Introduction | 4 Inland water | State of the Environment 2011 (SoE 2011) | Water in the World | Scoop.it
State of the Environment 2011 Committee. Australia state of the environment 2011.
Independent report to the Australian Government Minister for Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities.
Canberra: DSEWPaC, 2011.
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Every Last Drop: An Interactive Website about Water Saving

Every Last Drop: An Interactive Website about Water Saving | Water in the World | Scoop.it
Every Last Drop is an interactive website which takes a detailed look at how much water we waste on a daily basis and how small changes can make a big difference.

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Geography Teachers' Association of Victoria Inc. (GTAV)'s curator insight, August 29, 2013 9:28 PM

CD - The nature of water scarcity and ways of overcoming it, including studies drawn from Australia and West Asia and/or North Africa.

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Fresh water scarcity: An introduction to the problem

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Fresh water is essential for life -- and there's not nearly enough of it for the world right now. Why is that, and what could we do? Christiana Z. Peppard lays out the big questions of our global water problem.

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Geography Teachers' Association of Victoria Inc. (GTAV)'s curator insight, September 14, 2013 9:12 PM

CD - The nature of water scarcity and ways of overcoming it, including studies drawn from Australia and West Asia and/or North Africa.

 

This is the second of two videos by Christiana Z. Peppard. The first which has also been Scooped for this unit is entitled 'Where we get our fresh water' and is also worth a look.

Dan Kelly's curator insight, April 13, 2014 10:23 PM

Where our water goes.

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Project WET - A trip through the water cycle

Project WET - A trip through the water cycle | Water in the World | Scoop.it
An interactive trip through the water cycle. In this game, students learn where and how water moves through the complex and endless water cycle. Students also learn about different kinds of scientists who study water.

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Geography Teachers' Association of Victoria Inc. (GTAV)'s curator insight, October 10, 2013 3:13 AM

CD - The ways that flows of water connect places as it moves through the environment and the way this affects places.

 

Also visit http://www.projectwet.org the site where this is from. 

Their mission is as follows:

The mission of Project WET is to reach children, parents, educators and communities of the world with water education. We invite you to join us in educating children about the most precious resource on the planet — water.

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Water Cycle Game

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A game that takes you through the water cycle
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Water footprint and virtual water

Water footprint and virtual water | Water in the World | Scoop.it
The water footprint of a nation shows the total volume of water that is used to produce the goods and services consumed by the inhabitants of the nation.

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Geography Teachers' Association of Victoria Inc. (GTAV)'s curator insight, October 10, 2013 5:05 AM

CD - The nature of water scarcity and ways of overcoming it, including studies drawn from Australia and West Asia and/or North Africa.

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National Water Week 20-26 October

National Water Week 20-26 October | Water in the World | Scoop.it
National Water Week is held in the third week of October every year to raise awareness of issues surrounding Australia's most precious resource.

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Geography Teachers' Association of Victoria Inc. (GTAV)'s curator insight, October 15, 2013 9:50 PM

Great site to use if you are planing the new water unit.

Mission H20 - this game is engaing and has lots of water conservation ideas within it.