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"Our Connection to the Sea"

Watersheds and River Basins

In order to show that we all have a responsibility and connection to the sea, undergraduate students in the Environmental Impacts class at Wheelock College, Boston, Massachusetts constructed this series of pages to exhibit how everyone in the United states (and on the planet) has a connection to and an effect on the quality of the oceans of the world.

Click on the area of the country to learn about your or other water sheds and major river basins.

  • The Great Lakes, Lisa Daniell

  • The Northeast and Mid-Atlantic States, Janet Spitznas

  • The Southeast, Joshua Bohmier

  • The Mississippi/Central U.S., Bryan Sheckells