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Touring Colorado Geology: Parfet Prehistoric Preserve part of Web Resource Collection

This site contains several outcrop photos of the Upper Cretaceous Laramie Formation from the Parfet Prehistoric Preserve. Exceptionally-preserved, 70 Million year-old dinosaur tracks, palm frond ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology, Biology
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations

Discover Denvers Dinosaurs part of Web Resource Collection

Dinosaur Ridge is an outdoor museum, a part of the Morrison Fossil Beds National Natural Landmark, featuring historically famous Jurassic dinosaur bones, over 300 Cretaceous dinosaur footprints and ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology

Diatoms: Fossil Record part of Web Resource Collection

The oldest definitive diatoms were discovered in lower Cretaceous strata. This site provides an introduction to these organisms with several photomicrographs and SEM photos. Several links to ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology

The Astrobiology Curriculum part of Web Resource Collection

This site is a preview version of the Astrobiology Curriculum, an interdisciplinary year-long course for middle and high school students developed by TERC and NASA. Through a series of investigations ...
Subject: Biology:Astrobiology, Microbiology
Resource Type: Activities:Classroom Activity, Course Information:Goals/Syllabi, Activities:Lab Activity

Environmental Affects on Microbial Growth part of Web Resource Collection

This lab activity guides students in the development of background information on the environmental conditions for microbial growth, including that of the extremophiles, and relates this information ...
Subject: Biology:Ecology:Metabolism, Biology:Microbiology, Ecology:Symbiotic Relations:Mutualism
Resource Type: Activities:Lab Activity

Coalbed Methane Potential of the Denver Basin, CO part of Web Resource Collection

Late Cretaceous and Tertiary coals within the Denver Basin show potential for coalbed methane energy resources. This site discusses the historic efforts to take advantage of these low-grade, ...
Subject: Environmental Science:Energy:Fossil Fuels, , Geoscience:Geology:Economic Geology, Sedimentary Geology:Petroleum/Coal Geology,
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work

A Field Conference on Impacts of Coalbed Methane Development in the Powder River Basin, WY part of Web Resource Collection

A field trip guide and road log from Casper through midwest Wyoming is provided on this site. Brief discussions of key stratigraphic units, sedimentary basins, structures and economic resources ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology

Geologic Framework and Description of Coalbed Gas Plays part of Web Resource Collection

Coalbed gas currently accounts for about 6 percent of all US natural gas reserves. This 85-page US Geological Survey report describes the geology of these coalbed gas plays, discusses potential for ...
Subject: Geoscience:Geology

Rockies Region Dominates US in Giant Field discoveries part of Web Resource Collection

The Greater Rocky Mountains Region (GRMR) is a large, geologically heterogeneous area that is conducive to oil and gas production. This site provides an overview of the geologic setting, as well as ...

Cabo Rojo Salterns Microbial Observatory part of Web Resource Collection

This web site is home of the Cabo Rojo Salterns Microbial Observatory. The Cabo Rojo salterns are located in the Southwest region of Puerto Rico and are composed of an estuary, surrounded by natural ...
Subject: Biology:Microbiology, Ecology:Biofilms, Biology:Microbiology:Methods of Microbiology :Field Methods , Culturing Methods, Microscopy, Biology:Ecology:Symbiotic Relations:Mutualism, Biology:Ecology:Metabolism
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work