Maps, Data, Publications, and Resources
Water Science for Schools (USGS). at <http://ga.water.usgs.gov/edu/>
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Virtual Courseware - online activities related to earthquakes, global warming, hydrology, and geologic dating. at <http://www.sciencecourseware.com/>
The USGS Landslide Handbook– A Guide to Understanding Landslides. at <http://pubs.usgs.gov/circ/1325/>
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 <http://www.oesd.noaa.gov/noaa_terc_study_lowres.pdf>
A primer on Plate Tectonics - from UC Berkely Museum of Paleontology. at <http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/geology/tectonics.html>
NeMO Explorer - virtual tour at the New Millennium Observatory, a seafloor observatory at an active underwater volcano. at <http://www.pmel.noaa.gov/vents/nemo/explorer.html>
National Park Service Teacher Resources. at <http://www2.nature.nps.gov/geology/education/index.cfm>
Education and Teacher Resources -K-12 lesson plans and resources from the Geological Society of America. at <http://www.geosociety.org/educate/>
Earth Science Lesson Plans (from the Maine Geologic Survey). at <http://maine.gov/doc/nrimc/mgs/education/lessons/index.htm>
Dynamic digital maps; an outreach tool for geoscience research, mapping and education in National Park Service administered lands. Abstracts with Programs - Geological Society of America 41, 365 - 365 (2009).