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SURFACE PROCESSES / Glaciers

PA PLACE If you have an idea for a Pennsylvania Place, a geological feature or museum that illustrates this geological concept please email it to me at: renewcomer@rohrersquarry.com
CONCEPT Look here in the future for a simple explanation of this geological concept.

For Further Reading
ACTIVITIES Also look here in the future for a fun activity that demonstrates this geological concept.
LINKS Glacial Deposits in Pennsylvania
PDF file identifying limits of glaciers in the state and tills from PA Geological Survey Web Page.

Pennsylvania and the Ice Age
PDF file of booklet on glacial activity in Pennsylvania from PA Geological Survey Web Page.

Glacier Paper Model
You can print this USGS page and construct a small three dimensional paper model of a glacier with the outwash, moraine, snowline, crevasse, and bergschrund labeled.

National Snow and Ice Data Center Glacier page
A glacier site with something for everyone from glaciologists to grade school students.


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