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Nature and Science: Natural Features and Ecosystems part of Web Resource Collection

This Yellowstone National Park website gives a brief overview of how geologic characteristics form the foundation of the park's ecosystem. Yellowstone has a unique interplay between volcanic, ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Structural Geology, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Environmental Setting of the Yellowstone River Basin, Montana, North Dakota, and Wyoming part of Web Resource Collection

This U.S. Geological Survey report describes the natural and anthropogenic factors believed to influence water quality in the Yellowstone River Basin. Topics include physiography, climate, geology, ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Structural Geology, Geoscience:Hydrology:Ground Water:Water supply/water resource evaluation, Geology of groundwater occurrence, Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Ecology, Geoscience:Atmospheric Science:Climatology , Environmental Science:Water Quality and Quantity, Natural Hazards:Floods/Fluvial Processes, Environmental Science:Ecosystems:Biogeochemical cycling
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Research Results, Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations, Maps

Global Paleogeographic Views of Earth History part of Web Resource Collection

This site supplies 26 global paleogeographic maps that illustrate how Earth may have appeared throughout the last 600 million years. Realistic colors for geographic features were derived from ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology, Paleontology
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Maps

Color-coded Continents part of Web Resource Collection

Paleogeographic reconstructions for time periods within 620 million years to present are featured on this site. These global paleogeographic maps are viewed by scrolling down the page and are ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Tectonics, Historical Geology
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Maps

A Natural View of Microbial Biodiversity within Hot Spring Cyanobacterial Mat Communities part of Web Resource Collection

This 18-page review summarizes a decade of research studying hot spring cyanobacterial mats as models for understanding principles of microbial community ecology. It addresses the emergence of ...
Subject: Biology:Evolution:Bioinformatics, Patterns, Biology:Ecology:Symbiotic Relations:Mutualism, Biology:Diversity, Molecular Biology, Microbiology:Methods of Microbiology :Molecular Methods, Biology:Microbiology, Ecology:Principles, Biofilms
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

Middle School Science and Engineering: Isolation, Observation, and Identification of Bacteria part of Web Resource Collection

This learning module familiarizes students with the isolation, observation, and identification of bacteria and the removal of sediment from water. In addition, it is designed to promote the skills of ...
Subject: Biology:Ecology:Symbiotic Relations:Mutualism, Biology:Diversity, Microbiology:Methods of Microbiology :Culturing Methods, Biology:Ecology:Principles, Biology:Microbiology
Resource Type: Activities:Lab Activity

Cretaceous References: Colorado, Wyoming, Utah, Montana part of Web Resource Collection

This site supplies a comprehensive list of references relevant to Cretaceous stratigraphy, paleogeography, tectonics and petroleum exploration in Colorado, Wyoming, Utah and Montana. The references ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Sedimentary Geology:Petroleum/Coal Geology, Geoscience:Geology:Historical Geology, Tectonics, Sedimentary Geology:Stratigraphy, Environmental Science:Energy:Fossil Fuels
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Collection

Dinosaur Tracks and Trackways part of Web Resource Collection

This report explains the many varieties of dinosaur trackways and the kinds of information these tracks yield. Numerous track and trackway photos and references are provided in addition to the ...
Subject: Biology

Minerals that Commonly Preserve Fossils part of Web Resource Collection

The goal of this site is to provide a pragmatic guide to identifying minerals that are commonly found in fossils, as original or replacement minerals. Descriptions, hand specimen photos and ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Geochemistry, Biology

Virtual Field Trip to the Austin Chalk Group part of Web Resource Collection

This virtual field trip explores the Upper Cretaceous, Austin Chalk Group and provides visitors with an understanding of the geology of central Texas. Visitors can access information about any ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology, Biology
Resource Type: Activities, :Virtual Field Trip