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Canadian Association for Girls in Science
Scientists helping girls learn about science.
Engaging Science
A partnership between the Pacific Space Center, Science World and the Vancouver Aquarium. The site is very extensive with lots of great articles, links and lesson ideas.
Earth Foundation
"The purpose of the Earth Foundation is to empower educators and students to work towards a healthy environment. Our focus is on education, fundraising for conservation, and cooperative programs with conservation groups and indigenous organizations working in the race to save the planet."
The Evergreen Foundation
"The Evergreen Foundation aims to involve schools, communities, government and business in the process of transforming bleak asphalt, concrete and mown turf into healthier and more educational natural environments."
National Wildlife Federation
Provides information about animals and animal conservation. Also has a section for kids, "The Kids Page" which has articles in English and Spanish from Ranger Rick.
Queensland Gov't Department of Environment and Heritage
Provides information on plants, animals, protecting the environment, and a special section for schools.
Rainforest Alliance
Take a virtual tour through the rainforest, find valuable classroom activities, and more information.
Rainforest Action Network Organization
Check out their "kids corner" which contains a glossary, resources, rainforest audio-visuals for teachers and students, and more.
Saskatchewan's Active Living and Environment Program (ALEP)
"The Active Living and Environment Program (ALEP) in Saskatchewan connects organizations and individuals who share the vision of integrating active outdoor participation, education, and responsible environmental stewardship through a provincial computer network"
Science Learning Network
A community of educators in schools and museums actively exploring inquiry learning and sharing combined resources including hands-on activities, museum exhibits, and special guests.
World Health Organization
Disease information, archives, and outbreak news.
World Wildlife Fund
Learn about such topics global warming, species at risk, forests for life, and endangered seas and what you can do to help.

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