Topic Guide: Paleoclimate

W.A. Jr. Prothero, University of California, Santa Barbara Oceanography

This University of California, Santa Barbara mini-study teaches students about determining paleoclimate (or past climate) based on recently collected data. Web links to data and background information are included, as are worksheet templates and guides for an optional student presentation.

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Subject: Biology:Microbiology, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology , Geoscience:Geology:Geochemistry:Stable Isotopes
Resource Type: Datasets and Tools:Datasets with Teaching Activities, Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Activities:Lab Activity
Grade Level: College Lower (13-14), College Upper (15-16), High School (9-12)
Topics: Climate, Solid Earth:Geochemistry:Stable Isotopes, Biosphere:MicrobiologyKeywords: climate change, oxygen isotope