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Field guides on the geology and natural history of Nevada; Location: Reno, NV
The California Geological Survey provides objective geologic expertise and information about California’s diverse non-fuel mineral resources. Maps, reports, and other data products developed by the staff assist governmental agencies, mining companies, consultants, and the public in recognizing,...
Collection of gems and minerals donated by the Bancroft family; housed at UCSB; Location: Santa Barbara, CA
Maps of New Jersey Geology; Location: Trenton, NJ
The museum's main goal is to provide West Virginians and other visitors an opportunity to examine geologic specimens and explore the geologic processes responsible for West Virginia's outstanding scenery and great mineral wealth. The museum aims to give visitors an understanding of how its...
The mission of the Tennessee Geological Survey is to encourage and promote the prudent development and conservation of Tennessee’s geological, energy, and mineral resources by developing and maintaining data bases, maps and technical services; providing accurate geologic hazard assessments; and...
Marvelous Explorations Through Science and Stories: MESS is a science-centered early childhood curriculum enhancement. The goal of MESS is to foster children's language development, literacy development, problem solving, curiosity and motivation, and general knowledge through science experiences...
The Geology of Delaware is an online resource for information about the geology and hydrogeology of Delaware. Although common geologic terminology is used throughout, most information on these pages is explained in general terms. There are many publications available from the Delaware Geological...
Workshops, resources, fellowships, and outreach projects for educators and students in K-12 and higher education.; Location: Boulder, CO
Maps and fact sheets on Massachusetts geology; Location: Amherst, MA
The Minerals Education Coalition's (MEC) mission is to identify, produce and disseminate fact-based K-12 minerals education lessons and activities and to inform and educate the general public about the importance of mining in their everyday lives.; Location: Englewood, CO
Data and maps, research, reports, fact sheets; Location: Lawrence, KS
We wrote this guide to inspire geoscience professionals and assist them in helping to provide Earth science enrichment for students, especially in school programs at the K-12 level. We have grown increasingly aware of the tremendous opportunities for enrichment, and the equally large resource...
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
Brochure on why Earth science is important; Location: Alexandria, VA
Department of Geology and Geophysics answer posted questions; Location: Manoa, HI
The Environmental Awareness Series is a major project in AGI's Environmental Affairs program. The series booklets cover major topics of environmental and societal concern and demonstrate the complexity and interconnection of natural systems that we use and depend upon. Each booklet is an...
Data and maps, research, reports, fact sheets; Location: St. Paul, MN
Data and maps, research, reports, fact sheets, newsletters, visualizations, publications; Location: Tucson, AZ
The Conservation and Survey Division (Nebraska Geological Survey), the natural resource survey component of the School of Natural Resources, is a unique, multi-disciplinary research, service and data-collection organization established by state statute in 1921. The Division's mission is to...
Data and maps, research, reports, fact sheets, pamphlets; Location: Little Rock, AR
The Bureau has numerous resources for teachers and students of geology and related earth sciences. Bureau staff are also actively engaged in ongoing programs for technology transfer and outreach at all grade levels; Location: Austin, TX
Do you have a question about volcanoes, earthquakes, mountains, rocks, maps, ground water, lakes, rivers, beaches, or oceans? Ask a scientist! USGS scientists answer questions posted online; Location: Lincoln, NE
Interactive exhibit that allows visitors to experience and learn more about how astronauts live and work in space conditions.; Location: Oakland, CA
Data and maps, research, reports, fact sheets; Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Interactive exhibit that allows visitors to learn more about the changing climate and ways we can solve the climate issue.; Location: Oakland, CA
Maps on Vermont's geology; Location: Montpelier, VT
The Colorado Geological Survey has a variety of publications that are useful for students, teachers, citizens, policy makers, professional geoscientists, tourists, outdoor enthusiasts, and other interested folks. We also give numerous talks to civic and professional groups on a variety of topics...
Maps on Hawaii's water and geology; Location: Honolulu, Hawaii
Interactive maps of Alaska; Location: Fairbanks, AK
Data and maps, research, reports, fact sheets; Location: Madison, WI
Data and maps, research, reports, fact sheets; Location: Tallahassee, FL
Data and maps, research, reports, fact sheets; Location: Laramie, WY
Publications, fact sheets, maps, lesson plans, activities; Location: Bloomington, IN
The Idaho Geological Survey (IGS) seeks to promote excellence in the teaching and practice of the earth sciences. IGS partners with professional organizations to increase science literacy and public understanding of Idaho's geologic history in K-12 schools, junior colleges, and universities....
Geologic data, maps, factsheets, lessons, and resources; Location: Lexington, KY
OKLAHOMA ROCKS! is a series of 16-page publications issued in October each year and aimed at students in grades 7 through 12. Learn how our geologic past has shaped our landscape and how changes in the rocks around us have produced such amazing variety in this state. Brochures and other...
Data and maps, research, reports, fact sheets; Location: Baton Rouge, LA
Teaching resources, interactive websites, faculty present in schools; schools can visit SDSU; Location: San Diego, CA
Virtual tours of Maine's geology, fact sheets, maps; Location: Augusta, ME
Bring the wonder of space to your students. Explore our universe of science, technology, engineering and math activities and resources. Astronaut visits, tours of JPL, museums, speakers, Night Sky Network; Location: Pasadena, CA
Maps, factsheets, pamphlets and brochures on Maryland Geology; Location: Baltimore, MD
The American Astronomical Society (AAS) brings you Astronomy Ambassadors, an outreach and organization resource. Browse through content on becoming an Astronomy Ambassador, outreach and training programs, astronomy organizations, and more.
Maps of Mississippi geology, fact sheets, Energy library, publications; Location: Jackson, MS
Experience the unique biomes of northern Alaska from the comfort of your own classroom! Through this distance-learning program from the Gates of the Arctic National Park in Fairbanks, Alaska, students can meet an NPS ranger and learn about the diversity of Alaska's habitats. Targeted for...
Data and maps, research, reports, fact sheets; Location: Butte, MT
In this program, park rangers from Wyoming's Grand Teton National Park broadcast live to your classroom from a desk made of snow, located at the base of the Teton Range. During this interactive "talk show," targeted for grades 1-5, students learn how wildlife adapts to weather and an extreme...
Videos illustrating the wilderness aspects of national parks; Location: national
In this distance learning program from Wyoming's Grand Teton National Park, students in grades 4-12 research topics of choice, then participate in a live question-and-answer session with a park ranger. The ranger presents a general introduction to the park, then spends the rest of the time...
Geologic Heritage encompasses the significant geologic features, landforms, and landscapes characteristic of our Nation which are preserved for the full range of values that society places on them, including scientific, aesthetic, cultural, ecosystem, educational, recreational, tourism, and...
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