Link: Ward's Stormwater Floodplain Simulations System
Description: This physical model system helps students understand the critical role that floodplains play in the life of a watershed and the impact of unplanned development and human activity in key areas through innovative hands-on simulations. Features include: Realistic Recreation with Student-Friendly Features; Kit Features Eight Activities; Detailed User's Guide Included; Large Acrylic Tank Included; and Students Work Together to Find Solutions to Floodplain Issues. Developed for education and outreach in cooperation with the Michigan Stormwater-Floodplain Association, this physical model is being used by state floodplain associations across the country.
Flood Type: Riverine flooding, Stormwater
Grades: K-2, 3-5, 6-8
Year: Unknown
Author/Creator: Ward's Science
Cost: Fee, see website for details
Education Standard: None
Training Type: Exercises/Activities
Resource Type: Other- Physical Model
Language: English