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Established to raise awareness about the value of wetlands for humanity and the planet, World Wetlands Day was celebrated for the first time in 1997 and has grown remarkably since then. Each year, government agencies, non-governmental organizations, and groups of citizens at all levels of the...
Resource Type: Commemorative Days and Events, Outreach Programs
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
2004, Geological Society of America (GSA)
Explore Energy in the Earth System guides you different power and energy resources found on Earth. Use this site to find a book, Adobe document, or CD-ROM in a library near you.
Resource Type: Classroom Activities, Curricula and Instruction
Grade Level: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
2003, Geological Society of America (GSA)
"Explore Earth Cycles CD ROM provides middle/high school teachers with all the information, activities, and data to provide their students great classroom expriences! CD contains full teaching notes, colorful diagrams, and raw data which students can manipulate and play onto period tables....
Resource Type: Classroom Activities, Curricula and Instruction
Grade Level: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
2018, Visual Capitalist
This infographic details the future of gold exploration, from finding outcrops to techniques and technology used.
Resource Type: Curricula and Instruction, Curriculum Materials
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
United States Geological Survey (USGS)
USGS's Earth as Art series 4. Lansat images from aroudn the globe.
Resource Type: Image Collections, Teaching Media
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
UNAVCO
USE this interactive map to see velocity vectors of North American plates, earthquakes, volcanoes, and more.
Resource Type: Maps and Visualizations, Teaching Media
Grade Level: 12
UNAVCO
Our Plate Motion Calculator calculates tectonic plate motion at any location on Earth using one or more plate motion models.
Resource Type: Data Sets, Teaching Media
Grade Level: 9, 10, 11, 12
UNAVCO
Data from the EarthScope's Plate Boundary Observatory (PBO) is used by middle, high school, and introductory geology students in a module exploring Yellowstone National Park. Specifically, students incorporate PBO's high-precision GPS data with data on Yellowstone's seismicity, heat...
Resource Type: Classroom Activities, Curricula and Instruction
Grade Level: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
UNAVCO
UNAVCO periodically publishes outreach materials such as one-pagers or brochures highlighting available services and community science, as well as producing a few fun snipoffs that can be used for learning more about geodesy; Location: Boulder, CO
Resource Type: Online Outreach Programs, Outreach Programs
Grade Level: K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
UNAVCO
View different student opportunities based withing the geosciences. Entails information on internships, training opportunities, and more.
Resource Type: Career Information, Curricula and Instruction
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