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Above Surface Observations on the Big Island of Hawaii
File Name m00008.img.712.above.surface.observation.jpg
Data Type photograph
Computer Program Adobe Illustrator CS
File Size 1.71 MB - 2 files [ jpg,pdf ]
Expert Level Middle School (Grade 6-8)
Contributor ERESE Database Team
Source Image Galleries
Resource Matrix The Formation of Seamounts
In the mid-1800's Charles Darwin made observations about the evolution of coral reef formations. One important thing to remember is that he made his determinations based on above surface observations only (such as what is visible in this image) and had no evidence as to what lay below the surface of the water.
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