University of California,Santa Barbara Department of Geological Sciences
This collection features animations of global tectonic movements, regional plate histories and geologic histories of western North America and California, and the Ice-Age Earth. There are also animations of the origin of petroleum deposits in the Santa Barbara Channel, formation of geologic features at Craters of the Moon National Monument, and the relationship between pore fluids in sediments and tectonic movements. The animations are available for download, or they can be played from the website.
Subject: Geoscience:Geology:Tectonics Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Animations/Video, Collections Grade Level: College Lower (13-14), High School (9-12), Middle (6-8) Topics: Time/Earth History Theme: Teach the Earth:Teaching Topics:Plate Tectonics