Author: lynn

Weather

https://www.theweathernetwork.com/weather/maps/  This website has a cool interactive weather map.  You can choose your city and it animates the weather forecast.    This would be great especially if you tied it to a large current weather event in the world, to…

Coastal Erosion in Alaska

https://geology.com/usgs/alaska-coastal-erosion/ is a good website that shows wave erosion along the Beauford Sea, it includes a video and pictures.  I have friends from Shishmaraf who can’t stay there because there is no place to stay because they can’t build more…

Sea Ice

https://seaice.alaska.edu/gi/observatories/barrow_breakup  Is a neat site, it has webcams showing the sea ice in Wales and Barrow, although neither is operational at the moment.  The website above, if you scroll down has a really good explanations and illustrations for how sea…

igneous activity in Alaska

I would show my class this website  https://www.avo.alaska.edu/activity/ and www.avo.alaska.edu  showing the current volcanic activity in Alaska.  I would also show them  https://www.volcanodiscovery.com/erupting_volcanoes.html showing the  volcanic  activity around the world, mentioning Mt. Etna which has just  erupted  recently.

Earthquakes in Alaska

There are so many places to look for earthquake and Tsunami related information, especially since the large Tsunami hit Sri Lanka.  But, to make it more place based.  I would put this website  https://www.aeic.alaska.edu/seis/recenteqs/index.html.  This tells all the recent earthquakes…