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Examples of Deglaciation
This site features visual resources that illustrate the deglaciation of North America after the last glacial maximum. Animations and supporting text demonstrate glacial retreat and the flooding of the Bering Land Bridge between Alaska and Russia. These resources may be incorporated into lectures, labs, and other activities.
Intended for grade levels:
  • College (13-14)
  • College (15-16)
  • Graduate / Professional
Type of resource:
  • Visual:
    • Illustration - scientific
    • Visualization - scientific
  • Services:
    • Clearinghouse
  • Cryology
  • Geological Sciences:
    • Geology
Technical requirements:
No specific technical requirements, just a browser required
Cost / Copyright:
No cost
The reuse and dissemination of the material on this site for educational, noncommercial purposes is allowed as long as attribution is retained. To this end, the material on this site is offered under a Creative Commons license, the terms of which are defined at:
DLESE Catalog ID: SERC-NAGT-000-000-000-761
Related resources:
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Resource contact / Creator / Publisher:
Editor: Prof Mark Francek
Central Michigan University and Carleton College, Science Education Resource Center