Stream Simulator

Jerry Hoagland & Nicole Sullivan
Owyhee Watershed Council

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The Students are taught about river erosion and stream banks and learn what can be done to help slow erosion by a simulated stream. The difference between straight streams and curved, meandering streams is discussed as well as how plants and rocks help protect the banks.

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The Owyhee Watershed Council's educational activities are supported by the
Oregon Watershed Enhancement Board.

For further information please contact:
Nicole Sullivan
Owyhee Watershed Coordinator
(541) 372-5782