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Written In Stone: A geological history of the northeast United States. at <>
Water Science for Schools (USGS). at <>
Virtual Courseware - online activities related to earthquakes, global warming, hydrology, and geologic dating. at <>
USGS Water Resources of Massachusetts and Rhode Island. at <>
The USGS Landslide Handbook– A Guide to Understanding Landslides. at <>
USGS Groundwater Watch. at <>
USGS Educational Resources. at <>
Tapestry of Time and Terrain. at <>
The Science Education Resource Center at Carlton College. at <>
Schoolyard Geology. at <>
School of Rock. at <>
Roadside Geology of Massachusetts. at <>
Revolutionizing Earth System Science Education for the 21st Century - Report and Recommendations from a 50-State Analysis of Earth Science Education conducted by TERC for NOAA, Posted June 11, 2007. (PDF, 1.1 MB). at <>
Recent New England Earthquakes - Map. at <>
Recent New England Earthquakes. at <>
A primer on Plate Tectonics - from UC Berkely Museum of Paleontology. at <>
Position Statements from the Geological Society of America Geology and Society Division. at <>
News and Current events in Earth Science on at <>
The New England Seismic Network. at <>
New England Intgercollegiate Geological Conference (NEIGC). at < lhanson/NEIGC/index.html>
NeMO Explorer - virtual tour at the New Millennium Observatory, a seafloor observatory at an active underwater volcano. at <>
NEIGC Fieldtrip guidebooks for various parts of New England. at < lhanson/NEIGC/Guidebooks.html>
National Park Service Teacher Resources. at <>
National Earth Science Education Standards. at <>
Minerals Yearbook for Massachusetts. at <>



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