Eisco Travertine Sedimentary Rock Specimen
Travertine is a carbonate rock formed from gushing hot springs. The airy, porous material indicates an abundance of air bubbles moving through the rock as it solidified. Travertine is unique in that it forms as a result of rapidly dropping pH levels.
Manufacturer: Eisco ESNG0082PK12
- Correlates well to Next Generation Science Standards Evidence
- Ideal for teaching students about rounding and sorting, as well as for identification & classification exercises
- Useful in lessons on sedimentary petrology and geothermal systems