Shades of Green

Important terms for students to understand first

The following lessons from Projects WET, WILD and Learning Tree provide a solid conceptual framework.

Understanding the resources you use

Conservation begins with resource management. Use these lessons to inventory resources and determine wastes generated.

Reducing the resources you use

Try these lessons to explore ways to reduce or shrink your footprint.

Learn more

Dig deeper by learning more about your own community and to undertake action projects:

Consult these resources for more info:

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Virginia Department of
Environmental Quality
P.O. Box 1105
Richmond, VA 23218
(804) 698-4000


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