What is the Critical Zone?

GroundwaterU Video Summary

This brief animation describes and provides a spatial perspective of the “Critical Zone”, which is a relatively thin layer on the earth, extending from the tops of trees to groundwater. It is the interface where air/water/soil/rock meet to make life possible on earth.

About this Video

Source: youtu.be/aezWKCQxR5U
Video Creator: Flandrau Science Center & Planetarium
Recommended/Summary by: Andrew J.B. Cohen
Curated by GroundwaterU on: 01/26/2022

Video Language: English
Video Category: Science/Engineering
Multimedia Type: Drawings/Graphs/Maps, Descriptive Text
Presentation Style: Other
Technical Level: Beginner