Information about rock formations of South Florida
Materials you will need:
In the field:
small plastic bags that can seal,
In the classroom (optional):
weak solution of hydrochloric acid
Instructions to follow:
1. Find an area in your biotic community
of the original rock is exposed. You may have to
move some dirt and plants out of the way to find some.
2. Carefully collect some rock samples.
Study the rock. Use the magnifier to get a better
view. If you bring the samples back to the classroom,
you can use the identification pictures to help you
3. Find out which form of limestone you have: