Nonpoint Source Water Contamination

This updated module is part of a series of instructional environmental materials titled Technology and Environmental Decision-Making: A critical-thinking approach to 7 environmental challenges. The module is aimed at college and high school instructors, to deliver science-based background informatio… Read More
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Wind Power Virtual Field Trip

This instructional module was created at the 2009 ATEEC Fellows Institute on Wind Power. PDF file Author(s): ATEEC Fellows Institute University of Northern Iowa, IA Click here to download the file. Read More
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Oil Refining - Google Earth Virtual Field Trip Activity

In this virtual field trip learn about the process of oil refining and pose the question to students of alternative sources of fuel. Teachers guide included. The 2008 ATEEC Fellows Institute brought 18 community college and high school instructors from the environmental sciences to Alaska. They cr… Read More
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Oil Spill Prevention Response and Cleanup- Google Earth Virtual Field Trip Activity

In this well thought out virtual field trip you will learn about oil spill prevention response and cleanup methods at various sites in Alaska. An excellent activity to teach students about policy and procedures needed to make oil transportation safe. In addition it is a great science activity to l… Read More
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Exxon Valdez Oil Spill - Google Earth Virtual Field Trip Activity

The 2008 ATEEC Fellows Institute brought 18 community college and high school instructors from the environmental sciences to Alaska. They created virtual field trips using Google Earth. In this beautifully designed virtual field trip you will take a trip through the Prince William Sound from the A… Read More
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Trans Alaskan Pipeline System - Fossil Fuel Transportation - Google Earth Virtual Field Trip Activity

Follow the Trans Alaskan Pipeline and explore why it was built the way it was and how it works. Videos and interviews with University of Alaska Fairbanks professors reveal insight about earthquakes that the pipeline can withstand and more! The 2008 ATEEC Fellows Institute brought 18 community coll… Read More
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Alyeska Marine Terminal- Transportation Security and Environmental Impact -Google Earth Virtual Field Trip Activity

In this virtual field trip you will explore the Alyeska Marine Terminal located in Valdez Alaska. Learn about transportation of fossil fuels and measures put in place for security as well as environmental concerns. Teachers guide included. The 2008 ATEEC Fellows Institute brought 18 community coll… Read More
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Effects of Climate Change- Permafrost and Glaciers - Google Earth Virtual Field Trip Activity

In this two-part trip first you will explore permafrost the effects that climate change has on current infrastructures built on it and environmental impacts. Part two covers the effects climate change has on glaciers in Alaska and around the world. The 2008 ATEEC Fellows Institute brought 18 environ… Read More
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Low Temperature Geothermal Electricity Generation- Google Earth Virtual Field Trip Activity

This exploration takes you to Chena Hot Springs Resort in Alaska where you will learn how they produce low temperature geothermal electricity. Teachers guide activity sheet and PowerPoint included. The 2008 ATEEC Fellows Institute brought 18 environmental science community college and high school… Read More
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Virtual Tour Alaska - Fossil Fuels - Production and Transportation

The 2007 ATEEC Fellows Institute brought 18 community college and high school instructors from the environmental sciences to Alaska. They explored current energy sources in the United States and discussed alternative energy sources. As a result they developed over 25 activities for use in your cla… Read More
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