Geology of the Black Hills

South Dakota State University

This presents a virtual geology field trip of the Black Hills. The topics that are covered include the general geology of the area, engineering and environmental issues, economic uses such as gold mining and bentonite recovery, and fossils. This site also features a clickable map that displays the location, information, and photographs of interesting stops in the Black Hills.

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Subject: Geoscience:Paleontology, Geology, Environmental Science
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work, Audio/Visual:Maps, Activities:Field Activity:Field trip , Audio/Visual:Images/Illustrations
Special Interest: Field-Based Teaching and Learning
Topics: Time/Earth History
Theme: Teach the Earth:Enhancing your Teaching:Teaching in the Field, Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Environmental Science, Paleontology