WikiWatershed is an initiative of Stroud™ Water Research Center. The Stroud Center seeks to advance knowledge and stewardship of freshwater systems through global research, education, and watershed restoration.
Model My Watershed enables students, citizens, and scientists to analyze real data and model water-quality impacts in watersheds across the lower 48 states.
The showcase highlights innovation in science, technology, engineering, and math education. Everyone is invited to view the short videos, discuss them with the presenters online, and vote for their favorites.
"Since water quality is a global issue, we thought we'd help in our own community to try to improve water quality along Gore Creek." — Katie Lunde, Colorado STEM teacher.
Using the web app and other learning tools, students in Colorado won the Lexus Eco Challenge national competition in the land and water category.