• A stator in the third powerhouse at Grand Coulee.
  • The penstocks above the water at Hoover Dam
  • The top of Shasta Dam in California
  • An automated gate structure on a canal in Washington.
  • An aerial photo of the sunsetting at Ruedi Reservoir in Colorado.

CALIFORNIA STATE FAIR AMERICA'S GREAT OUTDOORS ACTIVITIES A HUGE SUCCESS

Hands-on activities for kids emphasizing conservation, recreation and water safety on public lands and waterways

A hands-on activity sets up a teachable moment for attendees to the California State Fair. An attendee at the California State Fair listens as he learns at a hands-on learning station.
Young attendees to the California State Fair stop to learn a few things from the National Wildlife Refuge System booth. The Department of the Interior's America's Great Outdoors booth at the California State Fair.
A young woman reaches to pet a horse. A young boy get
A young girl learns about the outdoors through fun activities. A little boy gets a hug from his furry friend, Reclamation's Otto Otter.
A young girl stops to pose with Otto Otter. A young girl poses for a picture with Otto Otter and Seymour Antelope.
A family poses with Otto Otter while showing off their nature tatoos. A young girl gets a hand from Otto Otter at the California State Fair.
Otto Otter poses in front of the Youth Activities Area at the California State Fair. Two children look and learn about wildlife at the California State Fair.
Children learn water safety. A young man learns water safety tips.
Attendees to the California State Fair learn a thing or two about wildlife and water safety. Children make bracelets at the California State Fair
A family colors pictures of wildlife at the California State Fair Reclamation employees help a family learn about water, wildlife and water safety.

 

Released: August 15, 2012