In this activity, students plot daily earthquake locations on a world map. They will understand that earthquakes are not randomly distributed around the Earth, but occur at plate interfaces, and learn to identify the 'Ring of Fire' around the Pacific Basin.
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Type of resource:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
Copyright 1996-2006. All rights reserved.
DLESE Catalog ID: EARTHQUAKE-000-000-012-467
Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Author: Brian Gilhooly
Hamburg High School