HGSD Water Detective Video

The Subsidence District would like to invite you to go on a water adventure with us!

Chapter 1: Introduction

The Subsidence District would like to invite you to go on a water adventure with us! (Book Correlation: Page 4)

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Chapter 2: Why do we need water?

Water is essential for life. Learn the reasons why we need water. (Book Correlation: Pages 7-8)

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Chapter 3: The Water Cycle

Powered by the sun, water can move through the Water Cycle in the form of a solid, liquid, or gas. (Book Correlation: Pages 9-12)

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Chapter 4: Renewable Resources

Learn about the different types of renewable resources. (Book Correlation: Page 9)

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Chapter 5: Water in Texas

Water in Texas comes from surface water and groundwater. (Book Correlation: Pages 13-15)

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Chapter 6: Subsidence

Learn about aquifers in Texas and take a virtual field trip through the epicenter of subsidence with us. (Book Correlation: Page 14 )

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Chapter 7: Surface Water in Houston

Lakes, rivers and streams make up surface water. Learn how surface water gets moved from the east side of Houston to the west side through a series of pump stations. (Book Correlation: Page 13)

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Chapter 8: Water Treatment Process

Take a virtual field trip with us to the drinking water treatment plant and wastewater treatment plant. (Book Correlation: Pages 19-21)

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Chapter 9: Water My Yard Program

Learn ways to water conservation outdoors and how our Water My Yard Program works. (Book Correlation: Page 26)

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Chapter 10: Water Conservation at Home

You can save water at home with your Water Detectives home laboratory kit! Learn what's in your kit and how much water you will save. (Book Correlation: Pages 25-29)

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Chapter 11: Fun Facts, Bloopers & Credits

Learn facts about the Subsidence District and laugh at our blooper outtakes! (Book Correlation: Pages 30-32)

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