Essays Tagged: "Nazca Plate"

GALAPAGOS

ormed by mantel hot spots, like many other islands. The Galapagos were created by the Cocas and the Nazca plate, which are constantly moving.There are many different species of plants and animals that ...

(6 pages) 81 0 5.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: Science Essays > Biology

Living With Earthquakes - Locations and Tectonic Theory & Coping With Earthquakes

s.Another variety is a Destructive margin, such as the one between the South American Plate and the Nazca Plate. This is when dense Oceanic Crust sinks down beneath less dense Continental Crust, and r ...

(5 pages) 92 0 5.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Earth Sciences > Geography