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Site design by Kimberlie Ackerley; Last updated November 2013

Check out the latest addition to the Electronic Resources page: A link to, a new website by producer Nancy Burnett housing her 1-hour audio documentary about the compelling negotiations for the 1997 NYC Watershed Memorandum of Agreement. Listen by chapter, read the transcripts on which the documentary was based, and find related information, activities and links. This is a classic study in dispute resolution for older students and the general public.

your students with these tools and resources for teaching about the New York City Water Supply System and its Upstate Watershed.