Geology Discussion Research Essay Assignment
-What is Walther’s Law of Succession of Facies? Be prepared to explain how it works and why it is a critical concept for stratigraphy’s. (You’ll first want to know what a facies is.)
-What is a lithofacies map? Compare this to a geologic map.
-What are transgressions and regresions? How do these related to the above questions?
-What is the relationship between a straigraphic column and a facies map?
Post a synopsis, based on the results of your research.
State the question(s) research.
Explain briefly the significance of the knowledge you learned from the research on historical geology.
*half a page*
Cite the reference source(s) of the research.
Minerals worksheet and Lab (Geology)
Make sure you are able to open the link above before bidding because if you are unable to open it, you will not be able to do the assignment.
week 1 Lab.doc This is the worksheet to be done. Part 1 is almost finished besides one thing on there, so finish that part and do part 2 and part 3. All instructions are at the top of the page.
Imagine you are the Director of Earthquake Preparedness for Los Angeles and have been tasked with writing a press release educating the public on earthquake preparedness.
Prepare a 700- to 1,050-word press release that includes the following information:
Descriptions of hazards associated with earthquakes in Los Angeles
Origin and causes of earthquakes
Relation of earthquakes to plate tectonics and faults in Los Angeles
Historical disasters associated with past earthquakes in the LA region
Potential of future earthquake events
Format your references consistent with APA guidelines.