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American Educational Products Geological Dynamics Stream Table


Learn how nature and human beings impact the flow and quality of the Earth's water supply.

Manufacturer: american educational products  HUB916

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Catalog No. S45139MF

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Description & Specifications

Specifications

For Use With (Application) Provides a working model to observe stream aging, lake formations and landform development
Product Type Hydro geology stream table
Grade 6 to 12
Includes Rainmaker, plotting grid, hydro-geology stream table cart, wavemaker, stream table lab manual, 50 lb. of sand, thermoplastic tray, student workbook
Length (English) 66 in.
Length (Metric) 167.6cm
Material Plastic
Width (English) 26 in.
Width (Metric) 66.04cm
Dimensions (L x W) 66 x 26 in. (167.6 x 66.04cm)

Construct lakes, rivers, and oceans in order to experiment with stream piracy, delta formation, beach erosion and many other water erosion and deposition effects.

  • Provides a working model to observe stream aging, lake formations and landform development
  • Develop process skills such as observation, prediction, measurement and hypothesizing
  • 30 in. (76.2cm) high tubular steel cart includes a nonbreakable, 67L × 24 in.W (170 × 61cm) thermoplastic tray, locking wheels and convenient under-shelf storage for accessories
  • Student workbook contains 32 pages of lesson plans with over 20 stream table investigations
  • The Wavemaker has a battery-operated oscillating drive mechanism to observe the effects of wave action on shoreline formation
  • To study how rain alters the land through erosion, the Rainmaker creates a square foot of rainfall, from sprinkle to downpour, over any part of the table
  • Plotting Grid fits over the tray at any position to enable the study of contours, stream patterns, and the effects of stream flowrates
  • Once water and sand are added, the unit is completely self-contained, portable and usable in any classroom or laboratory setting