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Woonasquatucket River Watershed Jeopardy Template
Problems History Wildlife Staff Get Involved

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What are textile mills?
Used to use the Woonasquatucket River for power and dumped byproducts in the river

100

What is the Woonasquatucket River
Played a powerful role in Rhode Island's progression from pioneer to national leader in the American Industrial Revolution.

100

What are birds
The most common species along the Woonasquatucket River

100

Who is Amanda Blevins
The assistant program director

100

What is Joining Our Email List?
The best way to stay up to date with the Woonasquatucket River Watershed

200

What are Dioxins
It is a major source of the Rivers pollution and one of the major reasons you should not swim in or eat fish from the river today

200

What is 1790?
The year the Samuel Slater developed the first successful textile factory.

200

What are rodents
The least diverse species along the Woonasquatucket River

200

Who is Alicia Lehrer
The Executive Director

200

What is volunteering?
Freely offer to do something

300

What is pollution
Can be solved by picking up your dogs droppings and your trash

300

What is 1809
The year Daniel Lyman built Blackstone valley’s first textile mill

300

What is 4
The number of reported species of snake along the Woonasquatucket river.

300

Who is Lisa Aurecchia
The Program Director

300

What is making a contribution?
The best way to give money to your local watershed

400

What is volunteering
You can do this by contacting the WRWC and picking up trash and other pollution.

400

Who is Zachary Allen
The man who created the factory mutual system of insurance at Allendale mill.

400

What is freshwater mussel
The only Mollusk or Crustacean found in Johnston and Along the Woonasquatucket River

400

Who is Alicia Lehrer
Joined in March 2008

400

What is the contact us link?
The link you want to press to get more information and ask about educational opportunities

500

What is The Woonasquatucket River
Can be cleaned with your participation and effort

500

What was the Woonasquatucket River use
Grind grain, saw timber and power other small industries for the local farm community.

500

Who is Mike (Mick) Korba
The only wildlife reporter in Smithfield

500

Who is Donald T. Burns
The President of the Woonasquatucket River board

500

What is giving to the Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council?
Helping your local watershed and making your area a better place

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