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upcoming events

August 4
Committee Meeting, 7-9PM
Robbins Library, basement conference room, 700 Massachusetts Ave, Arlington

August 8
Water Chestnut Community Event, 9:00AM-1:00PM
Blessing of the Bay Boathouse, 32 Shore Drive, Somerville, MA
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

August 18
Community Meeting: Help Create Greener Streets and a Healthier Malden River, 7PM
Malden Public Library, program room, Malden
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August 26
Community Meeting: Help Create Greener Streets and a Healthier Malden River, 6PM
Andrews Middle School, 3000 Mystic Valley Pkwy, Medford
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Sept 1
Committee Meeting, 7-9PM

Arlington Town Hall, 730 Massachusetts Avenue, Arlington, MA - Selectmen's Hearing Room, 2nd floor

Sept 14
Friends of the Malden River meeting, 6:30PM
Cambridge Health Alliance, 195 Canal St, Malden

Sept 15
Flatbread Pizza Doughraiser, 5PM-11PM
45 Day St, Somerville, MA

EDUCATION RESOURCES

This list of resources is intended to help you learn more about the Mystic River Watershed, water quality issues, and general environmental topics.  Many of these resources are great for teachers.

Mystic River Environmental AtlasYouth participate in stormwater education.

New England Aquarium

Boston Harbor Seaside Educators Guide

USGS Water Resources

EPA Mystic River

MWRA Education

World Water Monitoring Day

Project WET (Water Education for Teachers)

Project WET Discover Water

Discovery Education

National Service Center for Environmental Publications

Sea Education Association

Sierra Club Activist Network for Environmental Education

US Geological Service Water Science for Schools (in English and Spanish)

Center for Environmental Education Online (K-12 environmental education curricula)

Youth perform water quality monitoring in Mill Creek.

Vermont Agency of Natural Resources

EPA New England Education Resources

NOAA Education Resources 

Massachusetts Environmental Education Society

EPA Environmental Justice Program

Backyard Biology

Certify a Schoolyard, National Wildlife Federation

 

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