ERIC Number: EJ429298
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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The U.S. General Land Office Survey as a Basis for Biogeography Exercises.
Brothers, Timothy S.
Journal of Geography, v90 n1 p18-26 Jan-Feb 1991
Uses the U.S. General Land Office Survey as a source of data for reconstruction of local presettlement vegetation patterns in the United States. Data serve as a basis for an introductory biogeography course at Indiana University, Indianapolis. Includes field exercises, questions, and tables of frequency of witness-trees records. (NL)
Descriptors: Class Activities, College Curriculum, Course Content, Field Instruction, Geographic Regions, Geography Instruction, Higher Education, Instructional Materials, Introductory Courses, Plants (Botany), Primary Sources, Site Analysis, Student Projects, Student Research, United States History
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Historical Materials; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
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Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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