This program is a valuable tool for introducing students to a general geology of the United States and an introduction to the major Physiographic Provinces of the United States.
Discover the general geologic forces that have been in progress since the
beginning of time and the effect they have on the earth. The major Physiographic Provinces are covered including: The Canadian Shield, The Superior Upland, Appalachian Highlands, Piedmont Provinces, Ozark Region, Cordilleran Mountain Ranges, Wyoming Basin, Columbia Plateau, Colorado Plateau, Basin and Range Province, Western Cordillera, Coast Ranges, Great Plains Region, Atlantic Coastal Plain, Alaska Range, Aleutian Islands and the Hawaiian Islands.
The Physical Geography series, is a series dealing with natural phenomenon such as volcanoes, earthquakes, caves, rocks, geysers and glaciers presented by Dr. Laurence J. Jankowski. an Associate Professor at Bowling Green State University in Ohio and a member of the National Science Teachers Association and the National Association of Geology Teachers. His prior achievements include the "Science Teacher of the Year Award," from the Ohio Academy of Science and "Outstanding Professor Award" from Bowling Green State University.
Release Date: 20 July 2009
Certificate: E - Exempt from Certification
Sound: Dolby Digital
Main Language: English