suggested grade levels: 7-12
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Look at the Hillshade of southeastern Idaho. Using Rocks, Rails and Trails, name and briefly describe each area indicated. Then select five areas, and for each one discuss how local topography, water availability and other concerns likely influenced historical settlement patterns and population distributions.
These are links to access the handouts and printable materials.
Click here to access Rocks Rails & Trails.
Geography: Geography Topics