Healthy Water, Healthy People

HWHP Manual

The Healthy Water Healthy People Water Quality Educators Guide for grades 6 through University level contains 25 activities that develop understanding of water quality issues and their relationship to personal, public, and environmental health.

Unit topics cover:

  • Water quality monitoring
  • General science principles
  • Drinking water
  • Healthy people and communities
  • Internet-based research and activities
  • Science projects/Scientific methods
  • Aquatic ecology
  • Restoration
  • Nonpoint source pollution
  • Water management

A companion publication, the Testing Kit Manual, is a technical reference about 11 water quality parameters including:

  • Turbidity/transparency
  • pH
  • Alkalinity
  • Bacteria
  • Conductivity
  • Dissolved oxygen
  • Nitrate
  • And more...

See below for additional information.

Additional Information

  • Healthy Water Healthy People - Water Quality Educators Guide
    • Description: This 248-page activity guide for educators of students in grades six through university level raises the awareness and understanding of water quality issues and their relationship to personal, public and environmental health.