Sites for research for Plate Tectonic Socratic Seminar
Weather/climate in the Granger area
You can use Google to see a map of Granger. In this case (only for maps) you can site Google Maps as a source.
For comparison, you should see where the closest nuclear power plant (Cook Nuclear) is, near Bridgeman, MI. (It is just north of the Bridgeman area.)
Weather/climate near Cook Nuclear Power Plant
Population information near Cook Nuclear
Information about nuclear waste shipping and storing in Illinois
A question to ask yourself is, “Why would a location want to store nuclear waste?”
Other helpful sites include the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, at http://www.nrc.gov/ and the Environmental Protection Agency at http://www.epa.gov/.