Field Geology - Geol 4120/6120
3.0 Credit Hours
Completion of a core-curriculum science and consent of instructor
Nine hours a day,
six days a week for three weeks.
to field geology in the Rocky Mountains of Montna, with emphasis on basic
concepts and field methods. Construction of simple geologic maps, cross
sections, and stratigraphic columns, using topographic maps and aerial
photographs in the field. Includes a seven-day excursion to geologically
interesting areas of the U.S. Northwest. Open to teachers and students
majoring in Geography, anthropology, Biology, Environmental Science, or
others who are seeking a geological field experience.