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Igneous Rocks Tour: An Educational Site of Igneous Rocks
Entry ID: Igneous_Rock_Tour-00

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Summary
Abstract: This web site is designed to allow users to learn about igneous rocks using the provided information and images of hand samples and rock outcrops in their natural settings.

Detailed information about igneous rock identification, occurrences, and formation is provided through detailed explanations and graphical examples. Users can become familiarized with the major types of igneous rocks and test their new found knowledge with the web site quiz.
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Caption Description:  Diorite handsample

Service Citation
Originators: Department of Geological Sciences, California State University at Long Beach
Title: Igneous Rocks Tour
Provider: California State University at Long Beach
URL: http://geology.cnsm.ad.csulb.edu/people/bperry/IgneousRocksTour/Int...
Service Keywords
EDUCATION/OUTREACH >CURRICULUM SUPPORT >BACKGROUND INFORMATION Parameter Definition

ISO Topic Category
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
Ancillary Keywords
Intrusive rocks
Granite
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Service Provider
CALSTATE-LB/GEOL > Department of Geological Sciences, California State University, Long Beach Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.csulb.edu/colleges/cnsm/departments/geology/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: JOHN FRANCIS
Phone: 310-985-4928
Fax: 562-985-8638
Email: jfrancis at csulb.edu
Contact Address:
Department of Geological Sciences, CSULB
1250 Bellflower Blvd.
City: Long Beach
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 90840-3902
Country: USA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Electronic
Distribution_Format: HTML
Fees: FREE
Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2000-01-09
SERF Last Revision Date: 2011-10-12
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Last Updated:  April 2014