Natural Resources

I can determine how natural resources impact communities.

EQ: How do my choices impact my community?

Guiding Questions for Research

  • What are natural resources?
  • What impact do natural resources have on a community?
  • What are the natural resources in our region?
  • What is the relationship between natural resources and the economy?
  • How do natural resources affect the economy?

Natural Resources of the Earth

This is an article from the eco friendly kids website.


http://www.ecofriendlykids.co.uk/naturalresourcesearth.html

Natural Resources: Facts and Resources for Kids

DNR Kids Web

Fun, interactive website focusing on natural resources.


http://your.kingcounty.gov/dnr/kidsweb/

Natural Resources Defense Council

There are tons of links on this site related to natural resources.


http://www.nrdc.org/reference/kids.asp

Britannica: Natural Resources

Energy and Natural Resources: Resources for Kids

NC Department of Environment and Natural Resources

Economic Impact of NC's Natural Resources

Natural Resources House Committee Website