Em2 Owner Receives Environmental Excellence Award

Em2 Owner Receives Environmental Excellence Award

Vermont’s Ottauquechee Natural Resources Conservation District was a recipient of the 2015 Vermont Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence for their River Road Show, a traveling educational display that uses the Emriver Em2 model to demonstrate how rivers and...

Little River heads to Environmental Education Association conference

Little River heads to Environmental Education Association conference

In an effort to share our interest in outreach environmental education with others, we are attending the Environmental Education Association of Illinois Annual Conference at the Touch of Nature Environmental Center in Makanda, Illinois. The conference began today and...

Powering Emriver Geomodels with batteries

Powering Emriver Geomodels with batteries

Students experimenting with an Emriver Em2 geomodel. There’s nothing quite as cool as running an Emriver model next to an actual river! It’s a fantastic way to teach fluvial geomorphology. Our Em2 and Em3 models are designed for portability, and you can...

Kids’ Lab at the University of Basel Explores River Science

Kids’ Lab at the University of Basel Explores River Science

Dr. Nikolaus Kuhn and Debora Haller work with students at the Kid’s Lab. Photo by Brigitte Kuhn. The University of Basel’s Kids’ Lab illustrates the world of natural science to children between 6 and 12 years of age by engaging them in hands-on exploration....

The joy in our job — teaching with our models.

The joy in our job — teaching with our models.

IGERT students try to protect a river-side home We’re in the business of building and selling river models.  Day-to-day, we talk to clients, spend hours fine-tuning prototypes, crunch numbers, write instruction manuals, program Arduino boards for flow...