Illustrations and handouts

You can download illustrations, handouts and species lists in different formats to supplement lessons by clicking on the links below. Files that are in PDF and graphics (GIF, JPG, PNG) format can also be viewed online before downloading by clicking on the "view" link. There are no copyright restrictions on use of any of our materials, but we request that you give credit to Friends of the Kaw and to the individual scholars who created the materials, and that materials are only used for educational (non-profit) uses.
 Birds
ĉ BirdsOfTheKaw.doc
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Check list of common birds found in the Kansas River corridor by Dr. Ray Pierotti. File in Word format.  69k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 6:57 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
Ċ BirdsOfTheKaw.pdf
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Check list of common birds found in the Kansas River corridor, by Dr. Ray Pierotti. File is in PDF format.  127k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 6:56 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
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Online bird guide
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This website is maintained by the Cornell Ornithological Laboratory, one of the best authorities on bird identifications. They have a very easy to use bird guide, as well as lots of helpful resources for educators and students.  Mar 13, 2010, 8:00 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
 Jigsaw Icons
ĉ JigsawIcon1.doc
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Icon #1 for jigsaw exercise for River Safety Lesson. File in Word format.  80k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 7:26 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
Ċ JigsawIcon1.pdf
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Icon #1 for jigsaw exercise for River Safety lesson, in PDF format.  116k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 7:21 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
ĉ JigsawIcon2.doc
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Icon #2 for jigsaw exercise for River Safety lesson. File in Word format.  108k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 7:29 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
Ċ JigsawIcon2.pdf
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Icon #2 for jigsaw exercise for River Safety lesson. File in PDF format.  143k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 7:27 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
ĉ JigsawIcon3.doc
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Icon #3 for jigsaw exercise for River Safety Lesson. File in Word format.  73k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 7:32 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
Ċ JigsawIcon3.pdf
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Icon #3 for jigsaw exercise for River Safety lesson. File in PDF format.  106k v. 3 Mar 13, 2010, 7:30 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
 Mammals
ĉ MammalSpecies.doc
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Common mammals found in the Kansas River corridor, check list by Dr. Ray Pierotti. File in Word format.  68k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 6:49 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
Ċ MammalSpecies.pdf
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Common mammals found in the Kansas River corridor, check list by Dr. Ray Pierotti. File in PDF format.  104k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 6:46 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
 Mussels
Ċ fragilepapershell.pdf
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Illustration of the external morphology of a living mussel by Craig Thompson.  218k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 11:42 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
ĉ LISTOFKANSASFRESHWATER.doc
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Freshwater mussels of Kansas, species list by Craig Thompson in Word format.  99k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 6:41 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
Ċ LISTOFKANSASFRESHWATER.pdf
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Freshwater mussels of Kansas species list by Craig Thompson in PDF format.  160k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 6:41 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
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morphofmussel-real-3.gif
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Graphics file of mussel morphology illustration by Craig Thompson.  146k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 6:41 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
Ċ morphofmussel-real.pdf
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PDF file of mussel morphology illustration from the lesson and lecture "Mussels on the Kaw" by Craig Thomson.  213k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 6:41 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
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sharpshornsnail.gif
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Snail morphology to contrast to mussel morphology. Illustration by Steve Cringan and Craig Thompson in graphics (GIF) file format.  62k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 6:41 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
Ċ sharpshornsnail.pdf
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Morphology of a snail, to contrast to mussel morphology. Illustration by Craig Thompson and Steve Cringan in PDF format.  91k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 6:41 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
 Reptiles and Amphibians
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Kansas Herpetological Society
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This website has detailed species descriptions for all snakes, frogs, toads, turtles and salamanders found in Kansas. It also has audio files with the calls of frogs and toads, which is a lot of fun.  Mar 13, 2010, 7:57 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
ĉ KsRiverChecklist.doc
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Check list of reptiles and amphibians found in the Kansas River corridor, by Joe Collins. File in PDF format.  64k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 6:44 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
Ċ KsRiverChecklist.pdf
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Check list of reptiles and amphibians found in the Kansas River corridor, by Joe Collins. File in PDF format.  117k v. 2 Mar 13, 2010, 6:43 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
 Stories in the Sand
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Plaster cast tracking procedure
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Link to website with detailed instructions on creating plaster casts of tracks that can be used for the Stories in the Sand lesson.  Mar 13, 2010, 7:35 AM Kansas Riverkeeper
 Useful websites
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Flora and fauna of Great Plains
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Great Plains Nature Center website with many resources to supplement lessons and plants and animals found in Kansas.  Mar 13, 2010, 7:54 AM Kansas Riverkeeper