Link causes of river pollution with the effects that the pollution has. Pollution in our rivers is a big problem with many different sources. To improve the health of our rivers we need to understand where the pollution comes from.


Download BART’s activity sheet and match the pollution causes to the pollution effects. Take it further and rank the problems in order of importance.

Suitable for: KS1 and KS2, ages 6 – 11

Great activity for: literacy, comprehension, analytical thinking, environmental awareness

River pollution cause and effect activity for KS1 and KS2