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Welcome to the Games page.  Learn environmental health concepts by playing online games created by recognized environmental health science organizations.

Outdoor Air PollutionOutdoor Air Pollution

Smog City 2 (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ) - Interactive air pollution simulator website; how individual choices, environmental factors, and different types of land use can affect air pollution.

OzoneOzone

Lung Attack - test (Pima County, Department of Environmental Quality ) - Interactive presentation of how lungs work and how types of air pollution, including ozone, big particles, and small particles, can affect them.

Ozone Science Crossword Puzzle (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ) - Online crossword puzzle about the ozone layer and ozone depletion.

Smog City 2 (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ) - Interactive air pollution simulator website; how individual choices, environmental factors, and different types of land use can affect air pollution.

Particulate MatterParticulate Matter

Lung Attack - test (Pima County, Department of Environmental Quality ) - Interactive presentation of how lungs work and how types of air pollution, including ozone, big particles, and small particles, can affect them.

LeadLead

Enviromysteries - Maggie's Story (Thinkport ) - Interactive story on the effects lead exposure can have; prompts readers for a solution to the problem represented in the story.

MercuryMercury

The Road to Toxicity (ACADIA Learning for Participatory SCIENCE ) - Downloadable board game to teach facts about Mercury and its effect on the Environment.

PesticidesPesticides

Pest Private Eye (University of Nebraska - Lincoln, Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources ) - Interactive game for students to investigate integrated pest management.

Take ActionTake Action

Climate Kids (National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration ) - NASA's Eyes on the Earth website has information, activities, and videos for kids on weather and climate, air, oceans, and more.

Welcome To Recycle City (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ) - Interactive website exploring how the Recycle City's residents recycle, reduce, and reuse waste; games and activities included.

Climate Challenge (British Broadcasting Corporation ) - Game that teaches about climate change and its effect on global economies.

What is Climate ChangeWhat is Climate Change

Climate Change Game (British Broadcasting Corporation ) - Online game where you are president of the European Nations. You must tackle climate change and stay popular enough with the voters to remain in office.

Climate Kids (National Ocean and Atmospheric Administration ) - NASA's Eyes on the Earth website has information, activities, and videos for kids on weather and climate, air, oceans, and more.

Global Climate Change (San Francisco Exploratorium ) - Website exploring how researchers gather scientific data about the atmosphere, oceans, areas covered by ice and snow, and living organisms.

Welcome To Recycle City (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ) - Interactive website exploring how the Recycle City's residents recycle, reduce, and reuse waste; games and activities included.

Chemicals and PollutantsChemicals and Pollutants

Acid Rain Student Site: Games and Activities (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ) - Crosswords, word searches, connect-the-dots games and activities about acid rain.

Bon Voyage to Bad Boating Habits Activity (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ) - This activity goes along with the Bon Voyage to Bad Boating Habits article and teaches students about common boating-related threats to waterways.

Improving Old MacDonald's Farm Activity (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ) - This activity goes along with the Improving Old MacDonald's Farm article and teaches students to determine how much fertilizer is needed to meet a plant's requirements and determine cost-effective and environmentally friendly farming practices.

Streams in the City Activity (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ) - This activity goes along with the Streams in the City article which teaches the ecological impact of man-made structures on the health and flow of streams.

Natural DisastersNatural Disasters

Stop Disasters (International Strategy for Disaster Reduction ) - Online game to learn how to stop various disasters like floods and wildfires.

Water CycleWater Cycle

Water, the Never Ending Story (National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences ) - Online storybook about the Earth's water.

Matching Fun Facts Game (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ) - Online matching game to determine how much water humans use during different activities.

The Water Cycle (University of Washington ) - Information and several activities to learn about the water cycle.

Water TreatmentWater Treatment

Build Your Own Aquifer (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency ) - Interactive web activity to learn what aquifers are, how they work, their importance, and how to build one.

Water Treatment (Mindfuel ) - Game about water purification.

Waterborne Diseases & IllnessesWaterborne Diseases & Illnesses

Disease Detective (Public Broadcasting Services ) - Interactive game investigating a disease outbreak at a national park in the American Southwest, playing the role of an epidemiologist.