Home of coal mining, past present and future (and it's environmental concerns, reclaimation etc)
|Gas Drilling. Notice Allegheny Co has banned drilling|
|Pa drainage basins|
Plenty of Radon gas
Loaded with agricultural regions
With valuable mineral resources
|Toxic Release Inventory 13 chemicals within 3 miles|
And the list goes on and on!
Because I feel it's important to educate our students in Earth Science, I've developed and ES focused GIS elective course. So, if you're interested in adding ideas about how we can organize a geoscience focused environmental GIS class, please contact me. Here is the basic framework
Corporate Partnerships Encouraged!