River Cruises and Excursions

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Educational Information and  Kids' Stuff  

  • Riverworks Discovery - An educational outreach program that provides answers to everyday river questions
  • Rivers of Steel Heritage Area: developed by the Steel Industry Heritage Corporation.
  • River Quest (formerly Pittsburgh Voyager): Absolutely the best way for students to learn about our rivers!
  • The Watershed Atlas of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers
  • Kids' Project: The Geological Formation of a River
  • USGS Water Resources
  • The Geologic Story of the Ocoee River (USGS)
  • Carnegie Science Center
  • The Fountain at the Point How does it work?
  • Pittsburgh's "Fourth River"
  • Comparison of Transportation Modes (see how many railroad cars and trucks it takes to hold as much cargo as one barge!)
  • Last updated: 8/1/2017 8:57:22 AM