How fast is the ocean floor moving?

Author(s): Korporaal, Arie; Huff, Craig; Carlson, Gaylen; Vallier, Tracy
Author Affiliation(s): Primary:
California Development Center, United States
Other:
Huntington Beach High School, United States
California State University, United States
U. S. Geological Survey, United States
Volume Title: Activity sourcebook for earth science
Volume Author(s): Mayer, Victor J., editor
Source: Activity sourcebook for earth science, edited by Victor J. Mayer, p.173-180. Publisher: ERIC Clearinghouse for Science, Mathematics and Environmental Education, Columbus, OH, United States
Note: In English. Developed for the NAGT Crustal Evolution Education Project; published in the Journal of Geological Education, Vol. 26, p. 104-107, 1978. 6 refs.; illus., incl. 2 tables, sketch maps
Year of Publication: 1980
Research Program: DSDP Deep Sea Drilling Project
Key Words: 18 Geophysics, Solid-Earth; Continental drift; Curricula; Deep Sea Drilling Project; East Pacific; Education; Educational resources; Elementary geology; Equatorial Pacific; Glomar Challenger; K-12 education; Leg 9; Marine methods; Ocean floors; Pacific Ocean; Plate tectonics; Sea-floor spreading
Record ID: 2015051546
Copyright Information: GeoRef, Copyright 2019 American Geosciences Institute.

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