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Introduction to Watersheds

This module is available in the eLC.  Please send your name and email to to request instructor access to the content.  Follow this link for details.

We have pre/post assessment quizzes in Qualtrics that we would love for everyone to complete.

  • Background of Earth’s supply of freshwater
  • What is a watershed?
  • Human interaction with watersheds
  • UGA watersheds
  • Summary/review of key concepts
  • Call to action
  • Resources for more information

Core Resources

docx Introduction to Watersheds Service Learning

pptx Introduction to Watersheds

Learning Objectives

Students will be able to:

Define a watershed

Describe how UGA campus watersheds are part of a connected, larger system

Explain why it is important for UGA watersheds to be healthy

Identify the 3 pillars of sustainability as they apply to watersheds