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North Carolina Challenge/NC Region

Use the websites below to find information about the region you are researching:

NC Pedia

Visit NC

World Book Online 

NC E-book

Lower School Library

Animals of North Carolina

Use the websites below to find information for the research of your animal:

Discover SIRS  (password required)

North Carolina Wildlife 

NCpedia


Crayfish Sites

Crayfish NCpedia

Crayfish North Carolina Wildlife

Caring for Crayfish

Rocks and Minerals Research Links

Use the websites below to find information for the research of your mineral:


Aluminum
Aluminum





Copper
Copper



Feldspar
Feldspar

























Famous Inventors and their Inventions
Use the websites below to find information for the research of inventors and their inventions: 

Kidsclick.org

Safe Search 

The Wright Brothers  - Flight

http://inventors.about.com/od/wstartinventors/a/TheWrightBrother.htm
http://www.ducksters.com/biography/wright_brothers.php

Thomas Edison - Light Bulb
http://www.ducksters.com/biography/thomas_edison.php
http://www.kidcyber.com.au/topics/edison.htm

Robert Goddard - Rockets
http://inventors.about.com/od/gstartinventors/a/Robert_Goddard.htm

George W. Carver - Peanut Products
Henry Ford - Assembly line
Alexander Bell - telephone
Ben Franklin - Electricity
Jacques Cousteau - Aqua Lung
Marie Curie - Radiation
Eli Whitney - Cotton gin
Alexander Fleming - penicillin
Thomas Savery - steam engine
Mary Anderson - windshield wiper
Patsy Sherman - Scotchguard
Willis Carrier - Air conditioner
Samuel Morse - Morse Code
Jonas Salk - Polio vaccine
Louis Braille - Braille
Robert Fulton - Steamboat

Marine Mammals Research Links

Use the websites below to find information for the research of the marine mammal you are researching: 

Caribbean Manatee

Dugong Manatee

Dugong Manatee - National Geographic

Harp Seal - National Geographic

Harp Seal - NOAA Fisheries

Kids Do Ecology

Leopard Seal - National Geographic

Leopard Seal - Seal Conservation Society

Leopard Seal - NOAA Fisheries

Marine Mammals 

Marine Mammals  - The University of Arizona

Polar Bear - National Geographic

Polar Bears - Kids National Geographic

Polar Bears - World Wildlife

Polar Bears - Polar Bears International 

California Sea Lion

California Sea Lion - National Geographic

California Sea Lion - NOAA Fisheries

Manatees - National Geographic 

Manatee - Defenders of Wildlife

Manatee.nethttp://www.manatees.net

Narwhal - National Geographic

Narwhal - Defenders of Wildlife

Orca Whales - NOAA

Orca Whales - Marine Bio

Why are orca called killer whales?

Sea Lions

Sea Otters - National Geographic

Sea Otters - Defenders of Wildlife

Sea Otters - The Alaska Sea Otter and Steller Sea Lion Commission

Sperm Whale - National Geographic

Sperm Whale - NOAA Fisheries

Walruses - National Geographic

Walruses - Defender of Wildlife

Laptev Walrus - Seal Conservation Society

Finback Whales - Department of Environmental Conservation

Finback Whale - American Cetacean Society


North Carolina River 

Research Links

Use the websites below to find information for the research of your river: 

Alligator River

Black River

Cape Fear River
Cape Fear River

Cashie River

Catawba River

Dan River
Dan River

Eno River

Flat River

French Broad River
French Broad River

Great Pee Dee River

Haw River

Lumber River
Lumber River

Neuse River

New River

Pamlico River
Pamlico River

Roanoke River

Rocky River

Tar River

Yadkin River










































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