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Interactive Modules

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Who Uses Water in Texas? (Right click and select Save Link As to download)

Almost all of the water used in Texas is consumed for agriculture, industry, and municipal uses. In this game, drag the handles of a pie chart to guess the percentage of water you think is used by each water user group. View Transcript for Who Uses Water In Texas

Surface Water and Groundwater Module (Right click and select Save Link As to download)

Watch rivers flood, water infiltrating into an aquifer, people being affected by droughts and floods, and see the effects people have on water resources. Then test your knowledge with a vocabulary quiz! View Transcript for Surface Water and Groundwater Module

Power of Many (Right click and select Save Link As to download)

Have you played the "Using Water Wisely" module yet? If not, do that first and then come back to check out how many football fields of water the state of Texas uses every year, and learn how much water can be conserved if everyone in your city and in the state of Texas followed those water conservation practices. View Transcript for Power of Many

The Water Planner Game (Right click and select Save Link As to download)

In this game, it is your job to make sure that Texas will have enough water for the future, even in times of drought. Learn about municipal, agricultural and industrial water use, water sources and water conservation tools. Different feedback appears in this game depending on how you play. View Transcript for Water Planner Game

Water Treatment Module (Right click and select Save Link As to download)

Take a tour of a water treatment plant in this interactive module by the American Water Works Association and learn how water treatment plants work.

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