Mammoth Cave

Earth Science in Mammoth Cave

Mammoth Cave involves Earth Science due the fact that erosion from water and ice wore it down throughout 1,000's and 1,000's of years. In addition it had to do with Earth Science in the sense that in is nonliving structure made of earth and/or rock. Mammoth Cave is also the largest cave in the U.S with many winding tunnels and large open caverns. It has over 360 miles of cave systems with more being discovered every year.

A interesting fact about mammoth cave

I learned mammoth cave was used as a mine for minerals such as saltpeter. In The War of 1812 it war extremely valuable as saltpeter is used in gunpowder. Not only did Mammoth Cave become a valuable resource, but a moneymaker as well.

A bit about me

I am a hard worker and I take interest in subjects. Also, I enjoy science subjects like genetics and minerals (I have a collection of assorted minerals as well). I enjoy working in groups to get a variety of ideas