New field course in December and January
from South Dakota School of Mines & Technology
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology is offering a new
field course in Death Valley
from Dec. 28 through Jan. 14. The Death Valley region is world renown as a remarkable natural laboratory for geological field studies owing to its rich geologic and tectonic history and excellent rock exposures. Projects will investigate Proterozoic and Paleozoic stratigraphy, Basin and Range extensional faulting and synextensional volcanism and neotectonic development of the right-lateral eastern California shear zone near the intersection of the Southern Death Valley and Garlock fault zones.
7701 Las Colinas Blvd., Ste. 800, Irving, TX 75063