Karst and water pollution education kit

MPCA's karst education kitThis education kit is intended for loan. Combine the resources in the kit with the Karst and water pollution lesson plans for middle school students.

Reserve the kit

Email resourcecenter.pca@state.mn.us or call 651-296-6300 to arrange for pick up at the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency office in Rochester.

What's inside

Hands-on display

  • Karst and water pollution table sign
  • 3D Plexiglas model
  • Rain-moving-through-bedrock model
  • Limestone rock sample

DVD: Decoding the Driftless (read more about this video at SustainableDriftless.org)


  • Minnesota Rocks and Minerals by Dan R. Lynch and Bob Lynch
  • The Pebble in my Pocket by Meredith Hooper
  • The Rock Factory by Jacqui Bailey and Matthew Lilly
  • The Street Beneath My Feet by Charlotte Guillain and Yuval Zommer


Clean Water Land and Legacy AmendmentFunding for this project was provided from the Clean Water Fund to protect, enhance, and restore water quality in lakes, rivers, and streams and to protect groundwater and drinking water from degradation.