Washington County School District: June 28 -29, 2012


Thursday, June 28          

8:00 - 8:45        The "Liquid Desert"

9:00 - 12:00      Buses Depart to tour Washington Fields Diversion Dam, Historical Landmarks,
                            Fish screens, Quail Creek, & Sand Hollow Reservoir

12:00 - 1:00      Lunch – Provided by the Washington County Farm Bureau and Staheli Catering

1:00 - 3:30        Orientation & Credit Options for the Food, Land & People-USU Online Course

                           Searching for the Source
                                 > Source Search Relay
                                 > Water Cycle Relay
                                 > Concept Mapping

                           Water Resources - Consider Scoop.it
                                 > Changes and Challenges: A Century of Utah Agriculture (Multimedia)
                                 > Pioneers & Cowboys
                                 > Working With Nature
                                 > Rivers and Waterways
                                 > Water Science For Schools
                                 > What the Ancient's Knew: Archimedes Screw (Movie)
                                 > Utah History to Go Water Resources
                                 > Water Supply (Lesson Plan)
                                 > Role of Plants in Water Filtration
                                 > History of Utah Water
                                 > Water Use in Utah
                                        - History of Irrigation in Emery County, Utah (Movie)
                               
Friday, June 29

8:00 - 12:00       Moving People West - Making Arid Land Suitable for Habitation - Polleverywhere.com

                                 > Utah Watersheds (uses Coordinates in Google Earth)
                                        - Utah Watersheds & Storage Basins - PDF and Google KMZ files of Utah Watersheds
                                                Utah Dam Database - Lake and Reservoir Capacities
                                                USGS - Utah Water Science Center
                                                OnlineUtah: Lakes and Reservoirs by County
                                                Dams in Utah (Latitude and Long.com, an alphabetical listing) 
                                        - Build a Watershed
                                        - Build a Model Watershed
                                        - GeoPlayer- A Journey Down the Colorado River
                                        - OnlineUtah: Lakes and Reservoirs by County
                                        - Dams in Utah (Latitude and Long.com, an alphabetical listing)       
                                 > Go, Go H20
                                        - Irrigation for Agriculture  
                                 > Making A Brand For Ourselves the "Cowboy Way"
                                 > King Cotton and Cotton in Utah's Dixie
                                         - Cotton Bolls        
                                 > Riding On A Railroad
                                 > Products of Utah Travel Worldwide
                                 > Circling the Seasons
                                 > Utah Weather
                                         - Weather Harvest
                                         - More Weather Links

12:00 -1:00         Lunch provided by Utah's Own and The Painted Pony Catering                            

1:00 - 3:30          Land and Water
                                 > Perkin' Through the Pores
                                 > What Land Works Best
                                 > Horse and Rider: The Pony Express in Utah and Google KMZ Horse and Rider files
                                 > Bartering Through the Seasons 
                                 > Don't Use It All Up