Resources

EDUCATIONAL RESOURCES

These organizations are for youth or anyone interested in learning about the environment.

New link!  Thank you Seattle Science Kids! www.bathroomremodel.com/how-to-conserve-water-in-the-bathroom/ – “How to Conserve Water in the Bathroom”

www.wateruseitwisely.com – Play fun games, visit links and resources and learn 100 ways to conserve water!  – Turning off the water while brushing your teeth saves about 25 gallons of water per month!

www.nrdc.org/reference/kids.asp – Tons of great links to websites about the environment, water, the ocean, habitats, animals, plants, air pollution, energy, recycling and lots more!

NATIONAL/INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

These organizations generally comprise of engineers, scientists and industry whose primary interest is in water, wastewater and water reuse.

Water Environment Federation – www.wef.org

Water Reuse Foundation – www.watereuse.org

American Water Works Association – www.awwa.org

American Society of Civil Engineers – www.asce.org

International Water Association – www.iwa.org

REGULATORY AGENCIES

Local:

Arizona Department of Environmental Quality – www.azdeq.gov – Protects the public health and the environment in Arizona, regulating air, water, and wastewater

Maricopa County Environmental Services Department – www.maricopa.gov/EnvSvc/

Arizona Department of Water Resources – www.azwater.gov – ADWR’s mission is to ensure a long-term, sufficient and secure water supply for the State.

National:

Environmental Protection Agency – www.epa.gov

International:

World Health Organization – www.who.int/ – Directing and coordination authority for health within the United Nations system.