Image: Fourmile Canyon Creek near Lee Hill Drive in NW Boulder destroyed the road, carrying a van downstream, which created a dam for timber and sediment (photo credit Frederick Blume). [Click image to enlarge]
The CZOs have been cooperating with the American Geosciences Institute (AGI) since 2013 to create hands-on learning exercises using CZO data for use in secondary education classrooms. The one-page, double-sided exercises have been included in AGI's Earth Sciences Week packets and sent to 16,000 teachers nationwide.
For 2019's AGI Earth Sciences Week, a new exercise, "Make Your Own Landslide!" has been created by Eric Parrish of UC Boulder and the Boulder Creek CZO. His activitiy is covered in the following documents:
Additional Activity Resources
Additional hands-on exercises are available at the National Education and Outreach K-12 page.