Explore Rivers and Ponds by Author Carla Mooney, helps kids enjoy and learn about puddles, lakes, streams, rivers, bogs, and swamps. The 25 Great Projects include assembling an ecologist’s field kit, creating a fishless aquarium, pouring casts of animal tracks, and building a watershed replica.
Combines hands-on activities with ecology and science, allowing kids to have fun while learning about the freshwater biomes and the latest in conservation and protection.
Carla Mooney is a writer whose work has appeared in Golfer Girl, Highlights, and Learning Through History. She is the author of several books in the Build It Yourself series, including Amazing Africa Projects You Can Build Yourself and George Washington: 25 Great Projects You Can Build Yourself. She lives in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Bryan Stone is a cartoonist who graduated from the Center for Cartoon Studies and is the illustrator of Explore the Solar System! He lives in White River Junction, Vermont.