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Retreat of the Laurentide Ice Sheet
This video shows the retreat of the Laurentide ice sheet that covered much of North America from 18,000 to 8,000 years ago.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Video
    • Visualization - scientific
Subject:
  • Cryology
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geologic time
Technical requirements:
QuickTime plug-in
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2006 Illinois State Museum.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-008-851
Related resources:
This resource is part of 'Ice Ages'
This resource is part of 'Ice Ages'
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: Illinois State Museum
Online Exhibits and Offerings
http://www.museum.state.il.us/exhibits/