– The G.E.M. – Groundwater Education Mobile


The Groundwater Education Mobile was constructed in 2009, and renovated in 2020 with STEM exhibits focused on groundwater & environmental science. 

  • Rainwater Harvesting – view the benefits of harvesting in North Texas, learn to build your own rain barrel.
  • Geology of North Texas – view fossils donated from District residents & see what rocks are found near you!
  • Upper Trinity Aquifer – 10 ft. motor controlled aquifer system, with precipitation & contamination simulations.
  • Saturation & Runoff – Simulate thunderstorms to compare 4 common Texas landscapes.
  • Watershed Model – Investigate urban planning & watershed science with a model town.

Teachers: TEKS aligned curriculum & worksheets accompany each of the models. Email jill@uppertrinitygcd.com for more information.

– Exhibit Travel Area

– Visit Fees – Free

  • $0.00, all visits are free and at no cost to attendees.
  • We hope to reach 4,000 students virtually and in person during 2021, and have begun reserving dates for the Spring and Fall.

– Schedule visits below: