Education Resources

Water WONDERS Webisodes
Join Professor Priscilla & Ricky Raindrop as they explore our water resources.  Parents and children can enjoy create science experiments along with them from items found around the house!
Watersheds
Join Professor Priscilla and Ricky Raindrop as they learn what a watershed is and how it works.  Landon joins them to build his own watershed model.
Aquifers
Where does our drinking water come from?  Professor Priscilla and Ricky Raindrop explore the Floridan Aquifer and make a tasty edible aquifer.
The Amazing Magic Potion
Ricky Raindrop takes Professor Priscilla on a trip to the W.T. Bland Library in Mount Dora.  Read along with them as they discover two books on our precious water resources and how we can better take care of them.

 

The Water's Edge Podcasts
Host Maryann Krisovitch discusses various topics pertaining to the land and water resources managed by the Lake County Water Authority.

Maintaining a Proper Shoreline
Guest: Ron Hart
Shoreline vegetation is the last line of defense between your lake an pollution.  Learn best practices for creating a beneficial habitat and protecting your lake from polluted runoff.
Prescribed Fire 
Guest: Ben Gugliotti
Fire is an important part of many ecosystems.  We discuss just what it takes to properly manage a fire-dependent habitat.
Lake County Sheriff's Office Marine Patrol
Guest: Sgt. Matt Farner
Lake County has 1,400 lakes and miles of rivers,  the Marine Patrol Deputies help keep us safe.  Discover what you need to be safe and legal on the waterways.