Investigation 8: Rocks, Landforms and Human Activity

To learn more about rocks and landforms, visit the following web sites:

Landforms, Earth Science World Image Bank
A variety of landform pictures.

Web-based Interactive Landform Simulation Model, Northern Illinois University
Understand landform evolution in this simulation.

Landforms, Southern Kings Consolidated School
Learn about valleys, plateaus, mountains, plains, hills, loess, glaciers.

Find a topographic map showing a river flowing to the ocean

How To Find a Map

IES Rocks and Landforms Cover image
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AGI's professional development programs for teachers are supported by generous contributions from corporate contributors of the American Geosciences Institute Foundation and the American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation.