550 Earth sciences and geology

Gale Earth Sciences Thesaurus

The Gale Earth Sciences Thesaurus is a subset of the master Gale Science Thesaurus. Includes terms associated with the composition and structure of the Earth (or other astronomical bodies) and the physical process that shape and change the Earth (or other astronomical bodies). Specific areas include geology, physical geography, geophysics, geomatics, atmospheric sciences, oceanography, and related sciences, and terms associated with equipment and instruments used in those. All thesaural relationships (BT/NT, RT, USE/UF) are included, and some terms have scope notes.