Teaching About Plate Tectonics with GIS Tools

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North American crustal plates and earthquake epicenters

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Joseph Kerski


This presentation includes a series of activities that offer a rich set of maps, themes, and problems to teach about plate tectonics, designed for Earth Science Week and beyond, using the power of web GIS technology.

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