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Aquifer Adventure: A pirate-themed, online-series of educational activities & lessons exploring groundwater
August 2 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Monday, repeating until November 29, 2021
What do pirates and groundwater have in common? Buried treasure! This important underground drinking water resource is celebrated every year at a family festival called Aquifer Adventure. Created by the Portland Water Bureau and the Columbia Slough Watershed Council, this educational resource will be accessible online through Nov. 31. There will be hands-on activities and video lessons for all ages that cover topics such as “What Is Groundwater?” “Porosity,” “Permeability,” and “How to Protect Groundwater.” The entire website and activities are also available in Spanish, Russian and Vietnamese.