Cracking Dams

Megann Polaha, Former CFG Graduate Student , currently: Business Analyst, Government & Education Management Systems group

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This is a comprehensive site that looks at many components of dams, including construction, destruction, and other issues. Access is organized into three levels by grade level. Information on cracks, case histories of the building and problems associated with some well known dams, and some real and imagined scenarios are included.

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Subject: Geoscience:Geology, Hydrology
Grade Level: High School (9-12), Intermediate (3-5), Middle (6-8)
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Hydrology/Hydrogeology, Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Water