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Animation of Volcanism at a Subduction Zone
This animation illustrates subduction of an oceanic plate beneath continental crust and the processes that can result in volcanic eruptions. Users can stop, play, fast forward and rewind the animation at any time to stress important points.
Intended for grade levels:
  • High (9-12)
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Illustration - scientific
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geology
Technical requirements:
Shockwave player
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
Copyright McDougal Littell Inc. All rights reserved.
DLESE Catalog ID: DLESE-000-000-010-325
Related resources:
This resource is part of 'Exploring Earth Visualizations'
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Publisher: McDougal Littell Inc.

Author: Jennifer Loomis