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Frothing water

Earth Month: Water

Discover the issues surrounding water today, and learn what you can do to help.

Rohan Hakimi headshot

Rohan Hakimi

Environmental Engineer, Integrated Water Management

I am an environmental engineer working to create sustainable storm water management and to protect our water resources.
Elaine Robichaud en randonnée avec vue sur le lac depuis le sommet d'une montagne

Elaine Robichaud

Hydrology Engineer

Elaine Robichaud is a Hydrology Engineer for Hydro-Quebec.
Edith Tobe à un site restauré

Edith Tobe

Executive Director

Edith Tobe is the Executive Director of Squamish River Watershed Society.
Martina Bona

Martina Bona

Process Discipline Specialist

Martina Bona is a Process Discipline Specialist for Jacobs Engineering.
How does rain become acidic?

How does rain become acidic?

Learn how to make a pH indicator and test water samples.

What are the effects of acid rain on rocks?

What are the effects of acid rain on rocks?

Learn about the chemical reaction that happens between acid rain and limestone.

How can I write secret messages?

How can I write secret messages?

Learn how you can write and reveal secret messages in this hands-on chemistry activity.

How many drops of water can you rest on one coin?

How many drops of water can you rest on one coin?

Explore surface tension in this hands on challenge activity.

The water cycle

What is the Water Cycle?

Students develop the skills of observing and recording observations as they explore how the water cycle works.

Water

The Water Cycle

1 diagram illustrating the water cycle

Go Canoeing

Seasonal Activities: Summer

16 images of some activities that may happen in the summer such as swimming, canoeing and playing baseball

How do scuba divers sink?

How do scuba divers sink?

It’s not easy to dive deep underwater. How do divers get down deep? Learn how scuba divers manipulate density to move up and down in this hands on activity.

Clown Fish

Fish: Saltwater

14 images of some fish such as lion fish, grouper and sharks that live in saltwater environments like oceans, saltwater lakes and aquariums