Find a
Resource
Select grade level(s) Select resource type(s) Select collection(s) Select standard(s) Skip navigation Digital Library for Earth System Education
Digital Library for Earth System Education
Search tips
Results 1 - 2 of 2
Comment on this resource
This magazine article describes how two high-magnitude earthquakes (7.6 in both instances) triggered landslides in El Salvador and Taiwan which caused extensive damage and loss of life, apart from the shaking of the earthquakes themselves. The article points out that the two areas have common features- tectonically very active, high steep slopes and deeply weathered material, that made the landslides ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14)
Resource type: Journal article
Subject: Geology, Natural hazards
 
Choosing & Using this resource...
Examples of use
Read (1)
Related resources and collections
This resource is included in the following collections:
DLESE Community Collection (DCC)    Browse collection
Teaching Boxes     Browse collection
Comment on this resource
The Storm Prediction Center (SPC) is an agency of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) National Weather Service. Materials available on the website include current weather watches, mesoscale discussions, convective outlooks, six-hour thunderstorm outlooks, and fire weather forecasts; research publications, experimental products and techniques; weather information including watch/warning ... Full description.
Grade level: Middle (6-8), High (9-12), College (13-14), College (15-16), Graduate / Professional
Resource type: Imagery - remotely sensed, Map, Photograph, Ref. material, Journal article, In-situ dataset
Subject: Atmospheric science, Climatology, Natural hazards
 
Choosing & Using this resource...
Examples of use
Read (2)
Related resources and collections
This resource references :
 
This resource is included in the following collections:
DLESE Community Collection (DCC)    Browse collection
Teaching Boxes     Browse collection