Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
Central Michigan University
Materials Contributed through SERC-hosted Projects
Field observations of mass transport part of Cutting Edge:Hydrogeology:Hydrogeology, Soils, Geochemistry 2013:Activities
In this activity students use published data from the Massachusetts Military Reservation to observe and predict mass transport parameters.
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Environmental Geochemistry poster project part of Cutting Edge:Hydrogeology:Hydrogeology, Soils, Geochemistry 2013:Activities
This is an independent case study project completed in pairs. The students should investigate an example of natural geochemistry and then use a poster format to share their findings with the class.
Head and Pieziometric Surfaces #2 part of Cutting Edge:Early Career:Previous Workshops:Workshop 2010:Teaching Activities
This activity steps students through the process of mapping and interpreting contours. It includes examples and follow up practice activities.
Hydrogeology part of Cutting Edge:Hydrogeology:Hydrogeology, Soils, Geochemistry 2013:Courses
This course is an introduction to the study of groundwater: groundwater flow, well hydraulics, groundwater quality and pollution, and resource exploration, evaluation, and management. The course format is 2x50 minute lectures plus 1x3 hour lab per week. Labs are a mix of inquiry and confirmation style and the activities use a mix of field, wet lab, computer, and mapping skills.