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EarthWeek
This is the online version of the weekly syndicated newspaper feature that highlights natural phenomena and man-made events affecting the environment. Each feature consists of a world map marked with symbols to indicate the location and type of phenomenon being described; each symbol corresponds to a brief news article on the event. It is available in downloadable, black-and-white or color versions for printing and copying. Other materials available at the site include a list of newspapers that carry the feature, a set of links to sites with related information, and breaking news articles.
Intended for grade levels:
  • Middle (6-8)
  • High (9-12)
  • College (13-14)
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Map
  • Text:
    • Ref. material
Subject:
  • Environmental science
  • Natural hazards
Technical requirements:
Adobe Acrobat reader
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright 2005, Earth Environmental Service.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-009-112
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:

Author: Steve Newman
EarthWeek