Grade 6 Academic Standards
6.4.6 Describe the role of citizens as responsible stewards of natural resources and the environment.
Oklahoma History Center Education Resources
History Alive! Living History
Dust Bowl Housewife
The Encyclopedia of Oklahoma History and Culture
D. Chongo Mundende, "Conservation Districts"
D. Chongo Mundende, "Soil and Water Conservation"
Brian Vance, "Water Quality Acts"
Richard Lowitt, "Environment and Cultural Ecology"
Larry O'Dell, "Air Quality Acts"
Larry O'Dell, "Endangered Species"
William G. Ross, "Forest Conservation"
Gilbert C. Fite, "Agricultural Adjustment Act"
Research Center Resources
Laurence Drake, History of Conservation in Oklahoma (Oklahoma: Oklahoma Association of Conservation Districts, 1978).
Oklahoma Biodiversity Task Force, Oklahoma's Biodiversity Plan: A Shared Vision for Conserving Our Natural Heritage, ed. Norman L. Murray (Oklahoma City: Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation, 1996).
"Recycling Basics," United States Environmental Protection Agency.
"Environmental Stewardship," National Institute of Environmental Health Services.
"Environmental Literacy Teacher Guides," National Geographic.
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