U.S. Government Resources and Materials
The images and materials at these sites are free and usable without written permission.
Please cite appropriately.
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Quick Find (Search EPA)
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (
(U.S. Department of Commerce)
Instructional topics include: Data Visualizations, Resource Collections, Multimedia Resources, Educator and Student Opportunities, Funding Opportunities, NOAA News, and Career Profiles
Aquatic Food Webs
Ocean Floor Features
Climate Change Impacts
National Institutes of Health
Publications and School Resources Tox Town helps students and teachers learn about environmental health concerns and toxic chemicals pictured in an imaginary location.
U.S. Geological Survey
Maps, land use, natural hazards, climate change,
geology, geography, biology, biodiversity
Primary Grades Resources
Secondary Grades Resources
Satellite imagery, environment modules , K-12,
interactives, multimedia, web lists, lesson plans.
National Science Foundation
National Science Digital Library
National Environmental Health Institute
Lessons, links, careers, pamphlets, food safety, toxics etc
National Atlas WebSite
U.S. Department of the Interior
Create maps and layer them with data from agriculture, geology, hydrology, topography, and biology.
National Park Service Curriculum Materials
Listing of URLs for all parks with curricular materials
for students and teachers