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Annotated Geography Web Sites
 

Physical Geography

Topic

Site

Annotation

Physical Geography:
Astronomy

The Nine Planets
http://seds.lpl.Arizona.edu/billa/tnp
Annotation
By: Judith Allee
Cloverdale Elementary School

Physical Geography:
Weather and Climate

MIDWESTERN CLIMATE CENTER
Current Climate Situation in the Midwest
http://mcc.sws.uiuc.edu/figures.html

Annotation
By: Judith Allee
Cloverdale Elementary School

Physical Geography:
Weather and Climate

THE WEATHER CHANNEL
City Weather Data
http://www.weather.com/weather/us/

Annotation
By: Judith Allee
Cloverdale Elementary School

Environment -
Physical Geography

The Backcountry Home Page
http://io.datasys.swri.edu/
Annotation
By: Tobi Elmore
Arsenal Tech High School
Natural Disasters:
Floods
Nova Online: Flood!
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/nova/flood/
Annotation
By: Ann McCracken May
Wainwright Middle School, Lafayette
Physical Geography
National Earthquake Information Service (U.S.G.S.)
Earthquake Information
http://quake.wr.usgs.gov/cgi-bin/quake/gldfs.cr.usgs.gov
Annotation
By: Ann McCracken May
Wainwright Middle School, Lafayette
Physical Geography:
Volcanoes
Volcano World
http://Volcano.und.nodak.edu/
Annotation
By: Denny Pelley,
Speedway High School; Speedway, IN
Physical Geography:
Weather and Climate
NCDC Historical GOES Browse Server
http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/psguide/satellite/goesbrowse/gb.html
Annotation
By: Dan Garwood and Hank Matthys
Liberty Middle School, Valparaiso 
Physical Geography:
Weather and Climate
Rain or Shine (AccuWeather Inc.)
http://www.rainorshine.com/weather/index/sites/national
Annotation
By: Dan Garwood and Hank Matthys
Liberty Middle School, Valparaiso 
Physical Geography:
Weather and Climate
World Data Center: Meteorology
http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/wdcamet.html
Annotation
By: Hank Matthys
Physical Geography U.S. Geographical Survey
www.usgs.gov
Annotation
By: Bill Jamieson
Kentland, IN
Physical Geography:
Weather and Climate
National Climatic Data Center:
Seasonal temperature analogies
http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/onlineprod/ghcnmcdwseasonal/form.html 
Annotation
By: Hank Matthys


World Regional / Cultural and Economic Geography

Topic

Site

Annotation

World Geography:-
Ancient Civilizations

Link to Ancient History
http://www.ghgcorp.com/shetler/
Annotation
By:  Ann McCracken May
Wainwright Middle School, Lafayette

World Regional:
Africa

University of Pennsylvania - African Studies
External Trade, Debt and Resource Flows
http://www.sas.upenn.edu/African_Studies/ECA/AfEc3.html
Annotation
By: Mary Marthin Hill
Arsenal Tech High School; Indianapolis, IN

Environment -
Physical Geography

The Backcountry Home Page
http://io.datasys.swri.edu/
Annotation
By: Tobi Elmore
Arsenal Tech High School

World Regional:
Cities

City Net
http://city.net/
Annotation
By: Mary Marthin Hill
Arsenal Tech High School; Indianapolis, IN
U.S. Geography:
Indiana
Indiana Historical Bureau
http://www.statelib.lib.in.us/www/ihb/marklist.html
Annotation
By: Tobi Elmore
Arsenal Tech High School; Indianapolis, IN 
World Regional:
Egypt
NOVA Online: Pyramids The Untold Story
http://www.pbs.org./wgbh/pages/nova/pyramid/
Annotation
By: Ann McCracken May
Wainwright Middle School, Lafayette
World Regional:
Latin America
Ancient Scripts of the World: Maya
http://alumni.EECS.Berkeley.EDU/~lorentz/Ancient_Scripts/maya.html
Annotation
By: Ann McCracken May
Wainwright Middle School, Lafayette
World Regional:
Latin America
Rabbit in the Moon:
Mayan Glyphs and Architecture
http://www.halfmoon.org/
Annotation
By: Ann McCracken May
Wainwright Middle School, Lafayette
World Regional :
Isreal
Goverment of Isreal: Maps
gopher://israel-info.gov.il:70/11/gifs
Annotation
By: Mary Marthin Hill
Arsenal Tech High School; Indianapolis, IN
World Regional:
Australia
Guide to Australia
http://www.csu.edu.au/education/australia.html
Annotation
By: Rebecca Williams;
Clinton, IN
World Regional:
Current Events
CNN News Network
http://www.cnn.com
Annotation
By: Peggy Lehman
Carmel, IN
World Regional:
Japan
Cranes for Peace
http://www.he.net/~sparker/cranes.html
Annotation
By: Janet Bragg
Lebanon, IN
World Regional:
China
Feng Shui
http://www.astro-fengshui.com/sample.htm
Annotation
By: Peggy Lehman
Carmel, IN
World Regional:
Travel
Fodors Personal Trip Planner
http://www.fodors.com/ptpbegin.cgi
Annotation
By: Dan Garwood and Hank Matthys
Liberty Middle School, Valparaiso 
U.S. Geography:
Data
U.S. Census Bureau: Data by States
http://www.census.gov/datamap/www/index/html
Annotation
By: Dan Garwood and Hank Matthys
Liberty Middle School, Valparaiso 
U.S. Geography:
Indiana
U.S.G.S.: Geologic Information about Indiana
http://geology.er.usgs.gov/states/IN.html
Annotation
By: Rebecca Williams
Clinton, IN
World Regional:
Asia
Asia Net
http://www.asiannet.com
Annotation
By: Rebecca Williams
Clinton, IN
Cultural Geography Acupuncture.com
http://www.acupuncture.com
Annotation
By: Peggy Lehman
Carmel, IN
U.S. Geography National Park Service: Park Net
http://www.nps.gov
Annotation
By: Janet Bragg
Lebanon, IN
Physical Geography:
Weather and Climate
World Data Center: Meteorology
http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/wdcamet.html
Annotation
By: Hank Matthys
World Regional:
Slovenia
Interactive Map of Slovenia
www.jis.si/slo/map
Annotation
By: Bill Jamieson
Kentland, IN
World Regional Time Magazine: Daily Time
http://www.pathfinder.com/@@vYHlnQUAGNIex6Wx/time/
Annotation
By: Peggy Lehman
Carmel, IN
World Regional Washington Post Online
http://www.washingtonpost.com
Annotation
By: Peggy Lehman
Carmel, IN
World Regional:
Egypt
Odyssey in Egypt
http://www.website1.com/odyssey/week1/home.html

Annotation
By: Melinda Butler Schaddalee
Goshen Middle School; Goshen, IN

World Regional:
Canada
The Atlas of Canadian Communities - Our Home
http://ellesmere.ccm.emr.ca/ourhome/Home.html
  Annotation
By: Melinda Butler Schaddalee
Goshen Middle School; Goshen, IN
World Regional:
South America
Andean Textiles
http://www.rain.org/~pjenkin/textile/textile.html
Annotation
By: Melinda Butler Schaddalee
Goshen Middle School; Goshen, IN
World Regional:
Austrialia
Australia and agricultural land use
http://rolf.ece.curtin.edu.au/~clive/agrirobot/aust.htm
Annotation
By:  Jon Smith
Blue River Valley Jr/Sr High School
Mt. Summit, IN
World Regional:
Kenya
Kenya
http://prinzhannover.sgh-net.de/~levsen/kenya/index/html
Annotation
By: Judy Carnine
Franklin Township Middle School
Indianapolis, IN
World Regional:
Kenya
Africa Online: Kenya
http://www.africaonline.co.ke./AfricaOnline/
Annotation
By: Judy Carnine
Franklin Township Middle School
Indianapolis, IN


   Cartography, Maps, GIS, Data, References

Topic

Site

Annotation

GIS and Maps

Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc.
ESRI's School and Library Road Map
http://www.esri.com/base/markets/k-12/roadmap.html
Annotation
By: Tobi Elmore
Arsenal Tech High School
Reference:
Lessons
ERIC Lesson Search Tool (Gopher)
gopher://ericir.syr.edu:70/77/Lesson/.lesson/lessons
Annotation
By: Tobi Elmore
Arsenal Tech High School; Indianapolis, IN
Cartography and Maps University of Tennessee Science Bytes:
Mapmaker, Mapmaker, Make Me a Map
http://loki.ur.utk.edu/ut2kids/maps/map.html
Annotation
By: Tobi Elmore
Arsenal Tech High School; Indianapolis, IN
Cartography and Maps Penn State Geography
Color Use Guidelines for Mapping and Visualization
http://www.gis.psu.edu/Brewer/CBColorHTML/CBColorTop.html
Annotation
By: Tobi Wayne Elmore
Arsenal Tech High School; Indianapolis, IN
Cartography and Maps Look-up Latitude and Longitude
http://www.bcca.org/misc/qiblih/latlong.html
Annotation
By: Judy Carnine
Indianapolis, IN
Reference:
Geography Resources
Geography World
http://members.aol.com/bowermanb/101n.html
Annotation
By: Judy Carnine;
Indianapolis, IN
Annotation
By: Rebecca Williams
Clinton, IN
Cartography and Maps Geosystems: The Map Room
http://www.geosys.com/cgi-bin/genobject/maproom/tig2f62
Annotation
By: Judy Carnine;
Indianapolis, IN
U.S. Geography:
Data
U.S. Census Bureau: Data by States
http://www.census.gov/datamap/www/index/html
Annotation
By: Dan Garwood and Hank Matthys
Liberty Middle School, Valparaiso 
Reference Geographic NameServer
http://www.mit.edu:8001/geo
Annotation
By: Melinda Schaddelee
Goshen, IN
Cartography and Maps Mapquest
http://www.mapquest.com
Annotation
By: Bill Jamieson
Kentland, IN
GIS and Mapping Environmental Systems Research Inc.
http://www.esri.com
Annotation
By: Bill Jamieson
Kentland, IN

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