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College in the High School Link

http://www.everettcc.edu/ccec/collegeinhs/index.cfm?id=768&linkFrom=Search

 

 

Secondary Data Sources:

 

USGS National Streamflow Information Program
NWISWeb Data for the Nation
http--cse.cosm.sc.edu-hses-RelatDat-pages-uniform.htm
A Dynamic Earth
Animated Plate Tectonic Reconstruction
Plate movement maps
Delaunay representation of slabs
Bridge - Ocean Sciences Education Teacher Resource Center
Welcome to GoMOOS
EPA AirData - Select Geographic Area
Plate velocities
geoscience viewer
Earth Observatory Data & Images

DigitalGlobe An Imagery and Information Company

CVO Menu - Cascade Range Volcano Summary

MTU Volcanoes Page
Recent Earthquakes map
Seismo-surfing the Internet - Expanded version
Map Maker - nationalatlas.gov
National Data Buoy Center Temporary Page - NOAA's National Weather Service

 

MAPPINGS:

http://erg.usgs.gov/isb/pubs/factsheets/fs07701.html

Information on the Universal Transverse Mercator (UTM) system. (Use this link for Map Lab #3.)

 

GENERAL:

http://earth.google.com - Coolest site ever! Download and play!

 

http://www.usgs.gov/

This is the home page for the US Geological Survey.  On this page are access points for everything from mining to hydrology, to volcanoes, to earthquakes, to mapping and maps WOW, what a site!!

AERIAL/SATELLITE PHOTOS:

http://apps.ecy.wa.gov/shorephotos/index.html

Aerial photos of shorelines for Washington State - very cool!

 

http://visibleearth.nasa.gov/U_S__States/Washington/47.html

Cool photos of Washington from space

 

EARTHQUAKES:

http://earthquake.usgs.gov/4kids/eq4kids.html

Earthquake information for students includes some cool facts about the largest EQs ever recorded.  Good images too!

 

http://www.sciencecourseware.com/VirtualEarthquake/

This is the site for the earthquake lab assignment.

 

http://www.pnsn.org/WEBICORDER/SMO_N/welcome.html

Kendall Elementary's Webicorder.  Too Cool! This is the other site for the earthquake lab assignment.

 

http://www.fema.gov/kids/p_eq.htm

EQ Photos from FEMA

 

http://web.ics.purdue.edu/~braile/edumod/waves/WaveDemo.htm

Wave  demos!

PLATE TECTONICS:

http://pubs.usgs.gov/publications/text/dynamic.html

PLATE TECTONICS - really great USGS "book" showing historical perspectives and modern thinking on this process.  Highly recommended.

 

http://www.ucmp.berkeley.edu/geology/tectonics.html

Great animations showing the breakup of Pangaea.

 

http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/hazard/reroute.pl?urltable=segweb.txt&requrl=/seg/fliers/se-0801.shtml

A site for great hazards photographs.

HOT SPOTS:

http://www.mantleplumes.org/Iceland3.html

Shows the Iceland hotspot and some great background.

SPECIFIC GRAVITY:

http://www.ganoksin.com/borisat/nenam/gravity.htm

All you could ever want to know about Specific Gravity.

 

NORTHWEST GEOLOGY:

http://geohazards.cr.usgs.gov/pacnw/hazmap/news092400.html

NORTHWEST GEOLOGY - Go here for a terrific article on the events that have shaped and continue to shape Washington.  Written by William Dietrich, former Seattle Times reporter.  HIGHLY recommended!

 

http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/Projects/Mapping/SoWA_Cascades/summary.html

Southern Cascades Geology - Includes Rainier and Adams

 

http://www.dnr.wa.gov/geology/geolofwa.htm

A great resource for the geology of Washington!

VOLCANOES:

http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/Volcanoes/MSH/description_msh.html

Resource Information for Mt St Helens

 

http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/Volcanoes/MSH/Hazards/OFR95-497/framework.html

Another St Helens page for JT

 

http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/Volcanoes/Baker/EruptiveHistory/baker_brief_eruptive_history.html

Resource Information for Mt Baker

 

http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/Volcanoes/Rainier/framework.html

Mt Rainier Information

 

http://vulcan.wr.usgs.gov/Volcanoes/Rainier/description_rainier.html

Cascades Volcanoes

 

http://geopubs.wr.usgs.gov/fact-sheet/fs060-00/

Mount Hood

 

http://www.gis.smumn.edu/GradProjects/TropleT.pdf

Info on hazards from Mount Rainier

YELLOWSTONE:

http://www.solcomhouse.com/yellowstone.htm

Supervolcano Info

 

http://jscms.jrn.columbia.edu/cns/2005-04-05/bario-supervolcano

More...

 

http://www.ac.wwu.edu/~brucem/geology.html

Flash animations of Plate Tectonics Concepts - developed by Michelle Malone at WWU. Wicked cool!

 

WEBSITE DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION:

http://www.mtbaker.wednet.edu/fp2000/

The page Mr. Sutton made to teach all of us how to make a website - subtle, yet smooth with rich tannins and a nice finish!

 

http://www.kategranat.com/

Kate Granat's list of websites - really cool ideas here!

Other:

Hillslopes:

http://www.physicalgeography.net/fundamentals/10x.html

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dave Lewis

Mount Baker High School Science Department

email: dlewis@mtbaker.wednet.edu

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