Geology question | Geography homework help


 

 

1)      Makea forbearance map for your Site Investigation Project.  First you conquer deficiency to download and Install Google Earth Pro rendering from this web site:http://www.google.com/earth/download/gep/agree.html

a.       After installing Google Earth Pro, download the particularize geologic maps for Ohio and West Virginia from this web site: http://mrdata.usgs.gov/geology/state/

b.      The maps are suited in .kmz format.  After downloading them you should merely keep to click on the .kmz files and they should disclosed in GoogleEarth Pro.

c.       After discloseding them in GoogleEarth Pro you conquer give-heed-to that the map layers are “opaque” so that you can no longer see the beneathlying topography and second conceptionry.  To fix this, you conquer keep to dilate the maps in the table of fluctuation in the panel on the left aspect of the Google Earth interface to profession all the map individuals as a schedule.  You can then right-click on each specific opposed map individual on the map and click “Properties” (on the pc rendering). This conquer disclosed a pop-up window where you can edit the map properties.  Go to the “Style, Color” tab and for the increase music that you can prescribe the paleness. I generally advance a paleness somewhere in the collocate 50% to 65%.  Adjust the paleness of your map individuals so that you can see the beneathlying layers.

d.      Once you keep the map survey set up as you endeavor after a while the survey on-screen that you nonproduction, you can obviate the survey as a jpg conception beneath Fileà Obviate à Obviate Image.  You can now tenor this conception adown.  Note: You should tenor this conception as Figure 1 in your write-up of the Introduction and Geologic Enhancement for your Site Investigation Report. You may too run that you nonproduction to invent an inset map at a larger lamina that illustrates the regional enhancement past distinctly.