1. Is there a relationship between the area of island lost and the type of land cover? Which
land cover was more resistant to erosion? What does this tell you about the ability to
stabilize and retain sediment even during hurricanes?
Yes, the area of isla
Describe the patterns in the amount and location of glacier surface undergoing melting from
1979 to 2007.
The amount of glacier surface has increased significantly from 1979 to 2007. The location
tends to stay closer to the outer edge of Greenland.
Exploring the Sea Floor: Continental Margins
The above diagram depicts the general features of continental margin regions: the coast,
continental shelf, continental slope, and continental rise, which all eventually give way to the
deep ocean. There are tw
Earthlabs: Investigating Hurricanes
Name _Kim Stevens_
Review all of the information at the following website:
Introduction: Read through the information found on this page. I have
Asteroids, Comets and NEOs - Impact craters on the Earth
Measuring the sizes of impact craters
Find the following impact craters using Google Earth by copying and pasting the latitude
and longitude into the fly to box. M easure their largest diameter.