Mark Sweeney

Earth Sciences

University of South Dakota

Materials Contributed through SERC-hosted Projects

Activities (2)

Glacial Landforms part of Cutting Edge:Geomorphology:Activities
Students learn to identify glacial landforms on aerial photography and other imagery. Students appreciate the value of seeing the images in 3-D.

Soil Properties and Geomorphology part of Cutting Edge:Geomorphology:Activities
Compare soil data to different ages of fluvial terraces. Students enter data into Excel and interpret it themselves.

Course

Principles of Geomorphology part of Cutting Edge:Course Design:Goals Database
Geomorphology is the study of landforms and the processes involved in their creation and evolution through time. Climatic and tectonic controls on landform evolution will be emphasized in this class.

Other Contribution

Eureka Flat: How glacial outburst floods started the dust engine of the Pacific Northwest part of Vignettes:Vignette Collection
Mark Sweeney University of South Dakota Location Continent: North America Country: United States of America State/Province: Washington/Pacific Northwest City/Town: UTM coordinates and datum: none Setting Climate ...


Events and Communities

Geomorphology Workshop 2008 Participants

Career Prep '04 Participants