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  • Agricultural Ideas for Science Fair Projects - Here, we've put together a few basic ideas of agricultural science projects you can do. Use these ideas as a jumping-off place for coming up with your own project.
  • Botany: Smithsonian Magazine - Interesting articles on botany and horticulture-related topics.
  • Celebrating Wildflowers - Teacher Resources - This page has fact sheets, activities, and information on the North American Pollinator Protection Campaign.
  • Conservation Education - Educator Toolbox - (Forest Service) - Conservation education enables people to realize how natural resources and ecosystems affect each other and how resources can be used wisely.
  • Forest Service Kids - The Forest Service is committed to connecting kids with nature and the outdoors by providing students with youth-oriented information and resources related to natural resources and the environment.
  • Grow a Garden With Your Kids - Starting a garden is a fun way to teach your kids about healthy fruits and vegetables and get some exercise as you work on a project together.
  • The National 4 H USA.org - (Department of Agriculture) - 4-H is fun with friends, learning and doing cool things. 4-H is social activities, trips, and fairs. 4-H is leadership opportunities and helping others.
  • National Park Service: For Teachers - The National Park Service offers distance learning, field trips and curriculum materials in addition to accredited professional development opportunities for teachers.
  • Yellowstone National Park - For Teachers - Gives details on a variety of Yellowstone National Park programs.

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