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Volcanoes, Magma, and Volcanic Eruptions
These lecture notes from a class on natural disasters discuss the characteristics of magma, how magmas form in the Earth, and types of volcanic eruptions.
Intended for grade levels:
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Illustration - scientific
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
  • Geographical Sciences:
    • Physical geography
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geology
    • Geophysics
  • Natural hazards
Technical requirements:
PDF version requires Adobe Acrobat reader.
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright and other restrictions information is unknown
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-006-289
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Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Prof Stephen A. Nelson
Tulane University