Devil's Lake State Park, Wisconsin
Devil's Lake State Park
Baraboo, Wisconsin

Earth functions as a complex system; interior forces, the solid surface, oceans, the atmosphere, and multiple life forms interact to shape our landscape and environment. Geology is the study of this evolving system, the earth’s origin, its long history, its composition, and the processes that shape its surface. In the following lessons you will explore some fundamental topics in geology before learning how scientists and educators use remote imagery to study earth’s ever changing surface.