The WWF site has details of their campaigns along with global news features which impact on the environment.The Anatomy of a Glacier
A well explained account of the formation and effects of glaciers.The World's Biomes
This is an introduction to the major biomes on Earth. Five major types of biome are featured. They are aquatic, deserts, forests, grasslands and tundra. The site also considers the importance of biomes and their conservation and preservation.The World Factbook
Maps and statistical information on many different countries. It details the geography, economy, communications, people, government of the nations featured.Farming and Countryside Resources for Schools
Lots of super teaching resources to help children to learn more about food, farming and the countryside.National Parks in England, Wales and Scotland
The site has a map and description of all the national parks of England and Wales. It provides an overview of the purposes of national parks.What is the Water Cycle?
A simple explanation of the water cycle which includes a cartoon video which goes through the process.All about Glaciers
What makes a glacier and where are they found? You will find the answer to these questions and more on this site about glaciers, together with some photographs.The Fair Trade Foundation
Read about the campaign to ensure that farmers in third world countries get a fair price for their produce.Action Aid
ActionAid is an international development agency working with poor people to improve their lives. The teaching resources, school talks and campaigns help learners explore global issues and engage in active global citizenship.