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Major Rivers

The Fort Worth Water Department understands the importance of extending educational learning. We provide the following resources to assist in stimulating water awareness in students.

  • Tours: Drinking Water or Wastewater Treatment Plant
  • Major Rivers Curriculum (4th and 5th grade)
  • Learning to be WaterWise (5th Grade)
  • Career Day Presentations. Employees can share the excitement and variety of a career in the water industry. Additionally, subject to availability, we can schedule a large vector or video truck to provide a visual show and tell for students. We also offer aSpeaker’s Bureau. Speakers can structure presentations to your current water area or show a variety of water related video’s, below.

We also offer aSpeaker’s Bureau. Speakers can structure presentations to your current water area or show a variety of water related video’s, below.

  • Water Cycle
    • Science Court (Animated, ages 9-12)
    • Professor Water (28 minutes, ages 8-14)
  • Non-Point Source Pollution
    • Down the Drain (30 minutes, ages 8-12)
  • Conservation
    • Water Conservaton (10 minutes, ages 8 and 14)
  • The Adventures of Ethel Mermaid and Tad Pole (Seriesof Computer-Animated, ages 7-12)
    • Hydrologic Cycle
    • From Source to Tap
    • Water Treatment
    • Source Protection
    • Fun Facts about Conservation

To request a speaker, or learn more about a special program, please contact us at 817-392-6565 or email wpe@fortworthtexas.gov.