Explain the influence of mountains on precipitation.
Watersheds and Wetlands
Explain the relationship among landforms, vegetation and the amount and speed of water.
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Analyze the mechanisms that drive a weather phenomena (e.g., El Nino, hurricane, tornado) using the correlation of three methods of heat energy transfer.
Analyze weather maps and weather data (e.g., air masses, fronts, temperature, air pressure, wind speed, wind direction, precipitation) to predict regional or global weather events.
Explain weather patterns and seasonal changes using the concepts of heat and density.
Explain how the unequal heating of the Earth’s surface leads to atmospheric global circulation changes, climate, local short term changes, and weather.
Explain how unequal heating of the air, ocean and land produces wind and ocean currents.