|Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology (IRIS): Education and Outreach|
This consortium of research universities is dedicated to exploring the Earth's interior through the acquisition and distribution of seismic data. Educational resources include high-quality, one-page handouts in PDF format on a range of topics within seismology (available in Spanish as well as English), gif animations that illustrate fault movements, and slides of earthquake-related damage. There are several links to seismology lesson plans and activities for a range of audiences, as well as maps depicting seismic activity around the globe.
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Selected resources require Adobe Acrobat reader.
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Copyright and other restrictions information is unknown.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-002-613
This resource contains 'Earthquake Search'
This resource references 'Seismic Monitor'
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Publisher: IRIS - Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology