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Introduction to Geology @ UNI - Dr. Heinzel Spring 2021  

Opportunity- University of Northern Iowa Sustainability Certificate  

2021 Spring Bus , Final Exam In Lab Tuesday April 27

Learning guides Guide #1Guide #2  ,   Final Learning Guide #3

Lectures

#1 Geology, Environments, and Earth History , Panopto Monday 1/25 , Wed. 1/27Friday 1/29     

#2 Minerals Panopto Monday 2/1,  Wednesday 2/3   , Handouts 1. Mineral Handout        

#3 Igneous rocks and Metamorphic rocks Panopto - Friday 2/5, Monday 2/8, Wed. 2/10  

Mining in Minnesota - NY Times Article  

#4 Sediments and sedimenatry rock  Monday 2/15 , Wed. 2/17 , Friday 2/19 

In person Review Monday 2/ 22 , Wednesday  2/24

Test 1 Tusday March 9, content ends, Test 2 content begins  

#5 Continents, Seas & Plate tectonics  #1, Friday 2/26    #2 Monday 3/1

#6 Slides - Weathering and soils,     #1    #2   , #3  

#7 Slides - The Earth, Climate Change, and Humanity  Panopto #1   #2   #3 , Listen to this Podcast, "How Climate Migration will Reshape America"    in place of the in person lecture be ready to discuss on Friday, Also read and think through this ProPublica article "New Climate Maps Show a Transformed United States"     

#8 Slides - Groundwater and Karst #1   , #2  , #3  

#9 Slides - Rivers and flooding #1   , #2   #3 

#10 Slides - Glaciers Panopto #1   , #2  

#11 Slides - Earth's Geologic Resources, #1 #2  

#12 Sides - Geologic hazards   #1 Earthquakes , #2Volcanoes 

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#14 Geology and Sustainability, #1    #2   

Final Exam = April 23 in lab 

                

Video/lecture assistance

Bowens to Goldich Reaction Series

Rock Cycle (plus changes in energy)       

Lab assistance

Blank Water Cycle  

Blank Rock Cycle

Minerals (not all 30 but with physical properties)

Igneous Rock Identification

Sedimentary Rocks

Links

Iowa Geological and Water Survey

United States Geological Survey

Previous links...

The Scientific Method , even better try this or this Hypotheses Versus Theories

6th Mass Extinction? AND Center for Biological Diversity - The Extinction Crisis

Science mp3s

John McPhee Assembles California , Plate Tectonics

Environmental education Talk of Iowa