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Interpreting Geologic Sections
Athro, Limited is a for-profit corporation that publishes high school and college level biology, earth science, and geology course supplements and independent learning materials on the Web. This site provides instruction in interpreting the order of events in three hypothetical and one real geological section. For each section there is a list of events and an animation of the history of the section once the student has decided on the order of events.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
Type of resource:
  • For the classroom:
    • Computer activity
    • Tutorial
  • Visual:
    • Visualization - scientific
Subject:
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geologic time
    • Geology
    • Structural geology
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 1998, 1999 Athro, Limited. All Rights Reserved.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-000-641
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Paul J. Morris
Athro, Ltd.