MnSTA Collected Science Links
We have something here for whatever science you teach!
All links are organized by category.
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DNR Lake Finder - http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/lakefind/
The Lake Finder is a series of pages that provides access to Lake Survey Reports, depth maps, Pollution Control Agency lakes data, and Department of Health fish consumption advice for more than 4,500 lakes and rivers throughout the state.
Land Management Information Center at Minnesota Planning - http://www.lmic.state.mn.us/
The Land Management Information Center at Minnesota Planning offers services to improve the effective use of geographic information in Minnesota.
MapServer - http://mapserver.gis.umn.edu/
Learn to create your own Mapserver Applications for delivering dynamic GIS and image processing content via the World-Wide Web (WWW). The package contains a number of stand alone applications for building maps, scalebars and legends offline.
MetroGIS DataFinder - https://gisdata.mn.gov/
Access to maps and data from MetroGIS.
Minnesota Land Use and Cover 1990's Census of the Land - http://www.mngeo.state.mn.us/landuse/
Recreation Compass - http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/maps/compass.html
A dynamic map interface for locating information about Minnesota's recreation areas.
Smithsonian Open Access - https://www.si.edu/openaccess/
The Smithsonian Institute has made millions of it's images available to use free of charge.
The Scale of the Universe 2 - http://htwins.net/scale2/
Check out this nice animation comparing the sizes of objects from the very small to the very large.
Trout Maps - http://www.dnr.state.mn.us/fishing/trout_streams/index.html
Trout Maps is an interactive version of the Trout Fishing Access in Southeastern Minnesota booklet.
Weather images - http://weather.unisys.com/
There are lots of sites for these, this is my favorite.